The Dodgers released Ryan Webb today, ending the remarkably interesting saga of a man who never pitched a game in a Dodgers uniform.
Update (6:15 p.m.): The Cleveland Indians signed Webb and assigned him to their Triple-A affiliate.
The Oklahoma City Dodgers have distributed their unofficial preliminary roster. Their first game is Thursday:
Starting pitchers (7): Scott Baker, Mike Bolsinger, Carlos Frias, Freddy Garcia, David Huff, Zach Lee, Joe Wieland.
Relief pitchers (7): David Aardsma, Ryan Buchter, Daniel Coulombe, Jorge De Leon, Adam Liberatore, Josh Ravin, Sergio Santos.
Catchers (3): Austin Barnes, Ralph Henriquez, Shawn Zarraga
Infielders (5): Buck Britton, O’Koyea Dickson, Kyle Jensen, Elliot Johnson, Darnell Sweeney
Outfielders (4): Matt Carson, Chris Heisey, Kiké Hernandez, Scott Schebler
GLENDALE, Ariz. — Here’s a very brief lesson in how statistics, especially at baseball’s lower minor-league levels, can sometimes lie.