The Dodgers signed catcher Gabriel Gutierrez to a minor-league contract Friday and assigned him to the Class A Inland Empire 66ers.
The following players were officially left off the Dodgers' 25-man roster, which was announced on Sunday: 1B Russell Mitchell, Cs Justin Knoedler, JD Closser and Gabe Gutierrez, OFs Prentice Redman and Alfredo Amezaga, and RPs Luis Ayala, Justin Miller, Juan P. Perez and Francisco Felix.
The Dodgers have invited the following non-roster players to spring training: pitchers Joshus Lindblom and Ramon Ortiz; catcher Gabriel Gutierrez; first baseman Russell Mitchell; and outfielders Alfredo Amezaga and Brian Barton.
The Dodgers reassigned RHP Rick Asadoorian, RHP Fernando De La Cruz, C A.J. Ellis, C Gabriel Gutierrez, LHP Brian Shackelford and RHP Alfredo Simon to minor league camp Thursday.
The Dodgers re-signed free-agent C A.J. Ellis and free-agent C Gabriel Gutierrez to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training.