Dodgers release Brooks Brown from spring training tryout.

GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Dodgers have released right-handed pitcher Brooks Brown, a non-roster invitee to spring training, seven days after the mandatory report date for pitchers and catchers.

Brown was one of 20 players signed to a minor-league contract with a non-roster invitation to spring training. The 30-year-old pitched two seasons for the Colorado Rockies, who placed him on waivers over the winter. He had a sore right shoulder when he reported to camp.

Dodgers extend non-roster invitations to 16 players.

Julio Urias

Dodgers prospect Julio Urias will participate in his first major league spring training camp in February. (Associated Press photo)


Here is the preliminary list of non-roster invitees to the Dodgers’ major league spring training camp:

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Dodgers claim Brooks Brown, designate Jim Johnson for assignment.

Brooks Brown

The Dodgers are pitcher Brooks Brown’s fifth organization in 10 professional seasons. (Getty Images)

The Dodgers made a minor roster move Wednesday, claiming right-handed pitcher Brooks Brown off waivers from the Colorado Rockies and designating pitcher Jim Johnson for assignment.

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