Baez picked up the save Wednesday against the Padres, allowing no runs on one hit across two-thirds of an inning. He did not record a strikeout or issue a walk. With Kenley Jansen seemingly unavailable after throwing 28 pitches in Tuesday's win, Baez was called upon to get the final two outs Wednesday. He entered with a runner on first. A two-out single by Jurickson Profar brought the tying run to the plate for the Friars, but Baez got Trent Grisham to pop out to end the game. The 32-year-old is expected to continue working mostly in a setup role going forward.
Baez (groin) will be reinstated from the 10-day injured list Saturday, Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register reports. Baez spent just over three weeks on the injured list while dealing with a groin issue, but manager Dave Roberts said that he'll be activated Saturday. Prior to the injury, the right-hander posted a 3.97 ERA and 1.06 WHIP over 11.1 innings.
Baez (groin) threw two innings Wednesday and is likely to be activated over the weekend, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Baez had a successful simulated game Sunday, and manager Dave Roberts was optimistic that his return is imminent after he faced live hitters Wednesday. The right-hander has been dealing with a right groin strain since Aug. 20, but he now appears to be near full health.
Baez (groin) will face live hitters Wednesday and could subsequently be activated by the Dodgers, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. The veteran right-hander completed a simulated game Sunday, and Wednesday's session could be the final hurdle before returning from the injured list. Baez has been sidelined since Aug. 20 due to a right groin strain.
Baez (groin) threw a simulated game Sunday, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Assuming his throwing session did not result in any setbacks, Baez could be close to returning to game action. The right-hander has been on the injured list since Aug. 20 due to a right groin strain. He should settle back into a high-leverage role once he is activated.
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