Justin Nicolino will start Wednesday for the Miami Marlins.

Left-hander Justin Nicolino will be recalled from Triple-A to start Wednesday’s game for the Miami Marlins opposite Dodgers left-hander Scott Kazmir.

Nicolino, 24, made four starts at Triple-A this year. This will be his 2016 debut. In 12 games last year Nicolino went 5-4 with a 4.01 earned-run average, including a June 26 start at Dodger Stadium in which Nicolino allowed five runs in four innings.

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Alex Guerrero will begin the season on the disabled list, too.

Alex Guerrero (knee) will begin the season on the disabled list, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Thursday.

Guerrero had an MRI exam today on his left knee, which he injured on a slide in a Cactus League game. The injury was originally diagnosed as a contusion. Roberts said the results of the MRI would be announced later today.

While the Dodgers have returned to Los Angeles for the annual preseason Freeway Series against the Angels, Guerrero remains at the Dodgers’ complex in Glendale, Arizona.

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Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier has a fractured right tibia, out 10-14 weeks.

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Andre Ethier (right) fouled a ball off his shin Friday. The initial x-rays were negative, but a subsequent MRI revealed a simple fracture in his right fibia. (Getty Images)

GLENDALE, Ariz. — An MRI on Andre Ethier‘s right tibia Monday revealed a simple fracture. The veteran outfielder won’t need surgery, but the Dodgers say he will not return for 10 to 14 weeks.

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Dodgers minor-league pitcher Adrian Salcedo suspended 144 games for PED use.

Dodgers minor league pitcher Adrian Salcedo received a 144-game suspension without pay following a positive test for a performance enhancing drug, a metabolite of Boldenone. His season is likely over.

Salcedo did not appear in the Dodgers’ major league camp this year. The 25-year-old was on the roster of Triple-A Oklahoma City. He’d pitched the entirety of his professional career prior to this season in the Minnesota Twins organization.

Salcedo was suspended 80 games under the minor league drug prevention and treatment program in April 2015, when he tested positive for a stimulant (Heptaminol) and a performance-enhancing substance (Tamoxifen).

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MLB announces it will not discipline Yasiel Puig under its domestic violence policy.

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Yasiel Puig hit his first home run of the Cactus League season Wednesday, minutes after MLB formally announced that the Dodgers outfielder would not be suspended under its domestic violence policy. (Staff photo)

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Major Leaue Baseball announced Wednesday that it will not discipline Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig under its domestic violence policy.

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