Brad Ausmus, who is set to retire after 2010, will start behind the plate in the Dodgers' season finale on Sunday.
Brad Ausmus said Saturday that he will retire at the end of the season.
Dodgers activated C Brad Ausmus from the 60-day disabled list.
Brad Ausmus (back) is 6-for-12 (.500) over his first four minor league rehab games with High-A Inland Empire.
Brad Ausmus (back) was 1-for-2 with a walk as the designated hitter in his first minor league rehab game with Class-A Inland on Wednesday.
Brad Ausmus (back) is expected to begin a minor league rehab assignment shortly after the All-Star break.
Brad Ausmus (back) has begun taking swings without discomfort.
Brad Ausmus (back) caught a bullpen session earlier this week.
Dodgers transferred C Brad Ausmus from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
Brad Ausmus has opted to undergo surgery on his ailing lower back.
Brad Ausmus is still feeling pain in his lower back after receiving an epidural injection on Monday.
Brad Ausmus underwent and MRI and received an epidural injection for a pinched nerve in his lower back on Monday.
Dodgers placed C Brad Ausmus on the 15-day disabled list with a pinched nerve in his back.
Dodgers signed C Brad Ausmus to a one-year, $850,000 contract with a $1 million mutual option for 2011.