CHICAGO >> Infielder Hector Olivera was placed on the 7-day disabled list at Triple-A Oklahoma City on Tuesday. Olivera is dealing with a mild (Grade 1) strain in his left hamstring, Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said.
There is no formal timetable for Olivera to return to the field, “but I assume it’s going to be short,” Mattingly said. He’ll perform the rehab at the Dodgers’ Camelback Ranch facility in Glendale, Arizona.
Olivera had missed the Oklahoma City Dodgers’ last two games. In seven games since his promotion Olivera has a .387/.387/.581 slash line.
The annual Single-A All-Star Game between the California and Carolina Leagues is tonight at LoanMart Field in Rancho Cucamonga. Former Dodgers third baseman Ron Cey will be there as an honorary manager. So will the Dodgers’ 1988 World Series Trophy. Dodgers prospects Cody Bellinger (1B) and Brandon Trinkwon (2B) will start on the right side of the infield.
The game is scheduled to begin at 7:35 p.m. You can find more information about the game here.
Triple-A outfielder Scott Schebler was named the Pacific Coast League’s player of the week Monday. The 24-year-old hit a walk-off home run for Oklahoma City on Thursday, highlighting his strong week at the plate. Here’s more from a PCL press release: