5:42 PM EST, Fri February 27, 2015
Orange County Register 18 hours ago
Dodgers undergoing transition at catcher with Yasmani Grandal to play ahead of A.J. Ellis

Dodgers undergoing transition at catcher with Yasmani Grandal to play ahead of A.J. Ellis

GLENDALE, Ariz. – A couple hours before the Dodgers’ big trade with the San Diego Padres became official in December, A.J. Ellis got a call from Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman. Ellis let it go to voicemail. “I never...

Yasmani Grandal expects A.J. Ellis to catch Dodgers' ace

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The Los Angeles Dodgers have made a lot of noise so far this spring about wanting to break up Clayton Kershaw's reliance on A.J. Ellis so it doesn’t become a personal-catcher scenario, but most people view that as mostly lip service -- even the man who stands to lose playing time because of it. “I’m expecting [Ellis] to catch him. Yeah, I am,” Yasmani Grandal said. “But at the same time, I need to be ready.
Los Angeles Times Feb 20, 2015

A.J. Ellis, now sharing catcher role, is focused on World Series

A.J. Ellis laughed when asked about the Dodgers trading for another catcher in the off-season.
Los Angeles Times Feb 19, 2015

Clayton Kershaw reports to camp, talks about Dodgers catchers

Clayton Kershaw wouldn’t say if he wanted A.J. Ellis to be his personal catcher. He wouldn’t say he didn’t want him to be, either.

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