The Los Angeles Dodgers designated injury-plagued left-hander Ted Lilly for assignment on Thursday and recalled utilityman Elian Herrera from Triple-A Albuquerque.
Elian Herrera singled in the go-ahead run in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 3-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday night that kept their postseason hopes alive.
Elian Herrera tripled home Dee Gordon in the bottom of the 4th inning on Thursday night as the Dodgers scored their first run in 33 innings. Hall of fame broadcaster Vin Scully said, “Ring the bell, alert the orchestra, the Dodgers scored a run!”
Andre Ethier was taken out of the game after injuring his left oblique in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants.
Elian Herrera hit a two-run double off winless Cliff Lee in the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Tuesday night.