Ramirez was hit on the left side of his rib cage by a 95-mph Joe Kelly fastball in the first inning Friday. He played all 13 innings of Game 1 but was in obvious pain after the game. He is expected to receive x-rays to determine the severity of his injury soon.
No word yet on whether Ramirez will be available as a pinch hitter late in the game. Andre Ethier, scratched with soreness in his lower left leg, will be available off the bench.
Here is the Dodgers’ new lineup: