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Michael Grove strikes out 6 for Tulsa, Andy Burns homers for Oklahoma City

Tuesday was moving day for some pitchers in the Dodgers minors, plus we highlight a pitcher on the team’s 40-man roster. Drillers starter Michael Grove allowed two runs in three innings, which doesn’t exactly jump off the page, but there are a few reasons to keep an eye on him. For one, he was added to the 40-man roster in November, which at least puts him a step closer to the majors, even though for now he’s repeating Double-A and hasn’t yet made the expected transition to the bullpen.
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Andy Burns, Michael Busch each homer twice Thursday

Three of the four affiliates lost Thursday for the Dodgers and in those three losses, homers accounted for eight of the 10 combined runs. A pair of Dodger minor leaguers hit two home runs apiece Thursday for their clubs and will share the honors. 31-year-old Andy Burns smacked two solo...

2021 Los Angeles Dodgers Player Reviews: Andy Burns

Of the 61 players who appeared in a game for the Los Angeles Dodgers this past season, Andy Burns arguably had the most unique journey. The versatile infielder began the year with Triple-A Oklahoma City but was added to the Dodgers’ 40-man roster in June after Dennis Santana was designated for assignment.
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2021 Dodgers in review: Andy Burns

The Dodgers signed Andy Burns to a minor-league contract with an invitation to Spring Training last offseason. His tenure wasn’t much with LA, but included:. A pretty solid trio if you ask me. The 31-year-old spent majority of the 2021 season in Triple-A Oklahoma City. He appeared in 54...

Dodgers News: Andy Burns Accepted Outright Assignment

Last week the Los Angeles Dodgers outrighted Scott Alexander, Andy Burns and Jimmie Sherfy off their 40-man roster after each cleared waivers. However, Alexander and Sherfy both rejected the assignment and instead elected free agency. Alexander held that right by virtue of being a player with more than five years of Major League service time.

Dodgers Rumors: Scott Alexander, Andy Burns Elected Free Agency

The Los Angeles Dodgers had 11 players become free agents the morning after the World Series concluded and shortly after added to that group by declining their $12 million club option on Joe Kelly. Kelly received a $4 million buyout and reached free agency for a second time since 2018....

Dodgers News: Scott Alexander, Andy Burns & Jimmie Sherfy Outrighted Off 40-Man Roster

The Los Angeles Dodgers face several decisions in free agency and on their club option with Joe Kelly for the 2022 season, but their first steps this offseason were to outright Scott Alexander, Andy Burns and Jimmie Sherfy off the 40-man roster after each cleared waivers. However, Alexander has more than five years of Major League service time and can reject the outright assignment in favor of becoming a free agent.

Braves roster boosted by return of Jorge Soler from COVID list; Dodgers' Andy Burns replaces Justin Turner

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers and Braves both made changes to their rosters on Thursday, prior to the start of Game 5 of the NL Championship Series. The Braves got the powerful right-handed bat of Jorge Soler back on their roster. Soler was cleared by MLB's Joint Committee to return from the COVID-19 injury list. Soler tested positive during Atlanta's NLDS series against Milwaukee and was replaced on the roster by outfielder Cristian Pache. Pache was removed from the roster with Soler's return.
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Dodgers call up Andy Burns to replace Justin Turner on roster

The Dodgers announced that they have added infielder Andy Burns to the 26-man roster in replacement of Justin Turner. Burns was not on the Dodgers’ 40-man roster, so the team had to make room for him by designating pitcher Edwin Uceta for assignment. Turner exited last night’s game with what...