Pre-Game Notes And News: 9/25/19

Here’s a brief recap of the days Dodger news prior to the game.

  • Justin Turner isn’t in the starting lineup for tonight’s game against the Padres. Dave Roberts wanted to give Turner a day off. Justin will likely start the day game on Thursday.
  • Joe Kelly is scheduled for a bullpen session on Friday. He participated in long toss today. Depending on the next few days, he may get to appear in Sundays game. These next few days may determine Kelly’s availability in the postseason. The team has yet to disclose the injury but with this news, it’s likely not body fatigue.
  • Last night the Dodgers clinched home field advantage throughout the playoffs in the National League. At the moment they’re 2 games behind the Astros for the best record in baseball. Both teams have 5 games left this season.

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