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Crawford is out of the lineup Saturday against the Cubs.

Crawford is now batting .438/.453/.729 for the month of September following a 1-for-4 effort Friday, but manager Don Mattingly remains intent on shielding him for left-handed pitching. Scott Van Slyke will start in left field and bat seventh Saturday against lefty Felix Doubront.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 6 Months

Crawford is out of the lineup Thursday against the Cubs, Eric Stephen of True Blue LA reports.

With the Dodgers facing a left-hander for the third straight game, Crawford will be on the bench for the second time during that span, as Scott Van Slyke makes a start in left field. Crawford has hit a sizzling .463 over 41 at-bats in September to this point, and while he'll continue to sit out against select lefties, there's no question he'll be in the lineup any time a righty is on the mound.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 6 Months

Crawford is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Rockies.

Crawford will get the night off with the Dodgers facing Rockies left-hander Tyler Matzek. Scott Van Slyke will man left field for the Dodgers on Tuesday night.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 6 Months

Crawford was 1-for-2 with a HBP

Crawford's was hit by a pitch to start an eight-run sixth inning rally and knocked in a run with a sac fly in the same frame. The 33-year-old is currently riding a six-game hitting streak where he's gone 13-of-22 (.590). Crawford was pulled for a pinch runner and should be monitored as the the Dodgers will try to rest his legs despite his hot bat.

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Crawford is out of the lineup Friday against the Giants, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Crawford will take the day off Friday with the left-handed Madison Bumgarner on the mound for the Giants. Scott Van Slyke will start in left field in his place and bat sixth for the Dodgers.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Months

Crawford went 4-for-4 with three doubles two RBI and a run scored versus the Padres on Wednesday.

Crawford has gone from red to white-hot. The 33-year-old got his third start in a row along with and answered with multi-hit games in all of them. Crawford is 15-for-29 (.517) so far in September.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Months

Crawford went 3-for-4 with a walk, two runs, three RBI and his seventh home run of the season Monday versus the Padres.

Crawford hit .313 in August and has remained hot into September, going 9-for-21 (.429) in seven games. The 33-year-old is still splitting time in the Dodgers outfield, so check the daily lineup cards if you're trying to make use of his hot bat.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Months

Crawford is out of the lineup Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

Although Crawford has been heating up of late, he's now hitless in back-to-back games, and will sit in favor of Andre Ethier on Sunday afternoon. Crawford slashed .313/.360/.361 in August to help make up for a slow start to the season, but expect him to continue to see regular days off in a crowded Dodgers' outfield.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Months

Crawford is out of the lineup Friday.

It's just a standard day off for Crawford, as the Dodgers look to get Scott Van Slyke in the lineup against lefty Vidal Nuno.

Carl Crawford LF LAD 7 Months

Crawford is out of the lineup Monday against the Nationals, MLB.com reports.

Crawford will sit for the second straight game with a lefty starting for the Nationals, but there's still a good chance he'll see some time off the bench Monday as a pinch-hitter or defensive replacement. He managed to produce as a reserve Sunday against the Padres, walking in one of his two plate appearances and scoring two runs.