Carl Crawford 3 | Left Field

Los Angeles Dodgers

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Wed. Aug 27, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Crawford is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Diamondbacks. Impact: The Dodgers' left-field situation seems to have turned into a strict platoon, with manager Don Mattingly intent on limiting Crawford's exposure to lefties. Scott Van Slyke will draw the start Wednesday against Wade Miley, but Crawford, who's batting a healthy .338/.382/.394 this month, will continue to start against right-handed pitching.(RotoWire, )
Aug 24, 2014
News: Crawford is not in the lineup Sunday against the Mets, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports. Impact: Crawford will get the day off Sunday following Saturday performance in which he walked twice and scored two runs. Andre Ethier will man left field and bat sixth for the Dodgers.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Aug 22, 2014
News: Crawford is out of the lineup Friday against the Mets. Impact: With lefty Jon Niese on the hill for New York, Crawford will head to the bench for the second time in three games. Crawford is just a .259/.306/.375 career hitter against left-handed pitching, and it seems likely manager Don Mattingly will continue to deploy a platoon in left field, with Scott Van Slyke drawing the starts against southpaws.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 20, 2014
News: Crawford is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Padres. Impact: Crawford launched a two-run home run off lefty Alex Torres during the seventh inning of Tuesday's game, his fifth of the year and first since May 23. He's also had success against Eric Stults, with five hits in 10 career at-bats, but manager Don Mattingly will stick to his guns as far as sitting Crawford against lefties and instead turn to Scott Van Slyke to man left field Wednesday.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 20, 2014
News: Crawford slugged his fifth home run of the year Tuesday, while going 3-for-3 at the plate with a walk, a stolen base, three RBI and three runs scored in the Dodgers' 8-6 win over the Padres. Impact: Crawford has been scorching hot of late, and is 16-for-35 with six RBI, eight runs and five stolen bases in his last 10 games. In the process, Crawford has raised his average from .234 to .268.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 13, 2014
News: Crawford collected three more hits in Tuesday's win in Atlanta. Impact: The outfielder is 8 for 12 over three games, bumping his average from .234 to .256.(STATS, 3:27pm)
Tue. Aug 12, 2014
News: Crawford went 3 for 4 with two RBIs in Monday's 6-2 win at Atlanta. Impact: The oft-injured Crawford is 5 for 8 in his last two games.(STATS, 4:35pm)
Carl Crawford
2014 Season
AVG
.266
HR
5
RBI
30
RUNS
40
Bio
Ht: 6' 2"  Wt: 225  Age: 33
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 8/5/1981, Houston, Texas
College: None
Debut: 2002
Salary: $21,107,142
Injury Status
No Current Injury