Whether if that’s behind the dish or in the outfield, knowing I can play both spots at elite levels and be able to control the pitching staff — I think that’s huge for me to show them this spring to be able to make that decision. But then something clicked for Varsho when Arizona started a three-game series against the Anaheim Angels. In his final 11 games (39 at-bats) of the 2020 season, the catcher/center fielder had one home run, three doubles and one triple to go along with four RBIs and a .
Trevor Bauer will make his Los Angeles Dodgers debut Monday against the Colorado Rockies at Camelback Ranch, manager Dave Roberts said Saturday. Bauer faced live hitters Thursday for the first time in spring training. He is scheduled to throw two innings in the Dodgers’ second game of their Cactus League schedule.
It’s a reunion not only with the organization, but with Dodgers pitching coach Mark Prior, who convinced Morrow to become a reliever when Morrow was on the San Diego Padres’ triple-A team and Prior was the Padres’ pitching coordinator. The decision put Morrow on the path to help the Dodgers come within a game of winning the World Series in 2017. Whether he contributes this year remains unclear.