- I was going to try to summarize the Dodgers' draft picks, then I realized Memories of Kevin Malone has it more than covered. But hey, I saw Leon Landry play!
- They say money talks. We'll find out. LSU's Miles: Lee won't sign with Dodgers (Dodgers.com)
- Believe the hype. Mr. Precedent! Strasburg fans 14 in debut (MLB.com)
- The three-year-old girl injured by a Russell Martin BP line drive is expected to recover fully. Best wishes to her and her family, and hang in there, Russell. Girl injured during BP OK after surgery (Ken Gurnick, Dodgers.com)
- Jerry Stephenson, former Dodgers pitcher and scout, died at age 66 of cancer. Jerry Stephenson, longtime Dodgers scout, dies (LA Times)
- Andre Ethier is still on track to make the All-Star Game. Ethier continues to rack up All-Star votes (Gurnick)
- George Sherrill is back; Vicente Padilla is closer. Dodgers activate Sherrill, option Link (Gurnick)
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