Dodgers placed C A.J. Ellis on the 15-day disabled list with right knee inflammation.
A.J. Ellis hit his first homer of the year in Wednesday's 5-0 triumph over the Phillies.
A.J. Ellis went 0-for-2 with a walk in his return to the lineup Tuesday.
A.J. Ellis admitted that his hand is still swollen, but he hopes to be available off the bench to either hit or catch on Friday.
A.J. Ellis (hand) is available off the bench Thursday.
A.J. Ellis said Thursday that he has the "typical soreness that you'd expect" in his right hand.
A.J. Ellis told reporters that the X-rays taken on his right hand came back negative.
A.J. Ellis is starting at catcher for the Dodgers in Monday's season-opener versus the Padres.
A.J. Ellis swatted a three-run homer on Friday, powering the Dodgers to a 10-1 victory over the Brewers in Cactus League action.
Dodgers and C A.J. Ellis avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.25 million contract.
A.J. Ellis will bat eighth in Game 3 of the NLDS against the Cardinals on Thursday.
A.J. Ellis went 4-for-5 and blasted a two-run homer as the Dodgers dropped Game 1 of the National League Division Series to the Cardinals on Friday.
A.J. Ellis had a pair of two-run homers and scored three runs in Friday's victory over the Cubs.
A.J. Ellis is back in the Dodgers' lineup Monday.