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Triple-A  Albuquerque Isotopes
Pacific Coast League American South Division
?19-19, 1st Place, 1.5 Games Ahead

? INF Hector Luna is second in the Pacific Coast League with a 1.090 OPS ... the 29-year-old has hit safely in 12 of his past 14 games, batting .415 (23-for-51) with five homers and 18 RBI during that span ... the Dominican Republic native is leading the Isotopes with a .357 batting average and is tied for the team lead with 30 RBI ... Luna appeared in 15 Cactus League games for the Dodgers as a non-roster invitee, batting .204 (5-for-24) with a homer and four RBI.

RHP Charlie Haeger has a 1.80 ERA (3 ER/15.0 IP) in his last two starts ... the 25-year-old struck out six and allowed two runs (one earned) in 8.0 innings in a no-decision in his last start Sunday at Fresno (Giants) ... the Michigan native appeared in four Cactus League games for the Dodgers as a non-roster invitee and allowed one run in 4.1 innings.

OF Dee Brown has hit safely in 11 of his past 12 games, batting .370 (17-for-46) with four homers and 14 RBI during that span ...the 31-year-old clubbed two homers with four RBI in the Isotopes' 6-2 win Saturday at Fresno (Giants) ... the New York native spent the 2008 season with the Angels' Triple-A affiliate Salt Lake, hitting .264 with 12 homers and 74 RBI in 130 games.

Double-A  Chattanooga Lookouts
Southern League North Division
18-21,  3rd Place, 1.5 Games Back

INF Tony Abreu is batting .316 (12-for-38) in his first 10 games of the season after returning from a sprained ankle...the 24-year-old has three multi-hit games...the Dominican Republic native was signed as an undrafted free agent in 2002 and did not play in 2008 due to a groin injury.

C Lucas May is batting .533 (16-for-30) with two homers and four RBI during a current nine-game hitting streak... the 24-year-old is hitting .298 with four homers and 11 RBI on the season... the Dodgers' eighth-round selection in 2003 draft spent the 2008 season with Double-A Jacksonville, hitting .230 with 13 homers and 54 RBI in 107 games.

Single-A  Inland Empire 66ers
California League South Division
17-23, 3rd Place, 9.0 Games Back

RHP Steve Johnson is 2-0 with 27 strikeouts and a 1.87 ERA (4 ER/19.2 IP) in his last three starts ... the 21-year-old leads the California League with 59 strikeouts in 44.0 innings. .. the Baltimore native struck out 10, allowing one run in 8.2 innings and picked up the win in Inland Empire's 2-1 victory last night at San Jose (Giants) ... the Dodgers' 13th-round selection in the 2005 draft started the Single-A Midwest League All-Star Game for Great Lakes in 2008 and led the Dodger chain with a combined 12 wins for the Loons and Inland Empire.

OF Trayvon Robinson ranks second in the California League with 14 stolen bases and tenth with a .327 batting average ... the Crenshaw native is batting .347 (8-for-23) with a homer, eight steals, and four RBI over his last six games ... the Dodgers' 10th-round selection in 2005 batted .276 with four homers and 42 RBI with Inland Empire in 2008.

RHP Timothy Sexton ranks second in the California League with a 2.36 ERA (11 ER/42.0 IP) and is tied for second in the league with a 1.07 WHIP ... the 21-year-old has a 0.86 ERA (2 ER/21.0 IP) in his last three starts ... the Baltimore native went 5-12 with 6.04 ERA for Inland Empire in 2008.

Single-A Great Lakes Loons
Midwest League Eastern Division
22-18, 3rd Place, 5.0 Games Back

RHP Bobby Blevins is 2-0 and has not allowed an earned run in 12.0 innings in his last two starts ... the 24-year-old tossed 7.0 scoreless innings with six strikeouts and picked up the win in the Loons' 3-2 victory at West Michigan (Tigers) ... the 13th-round selection in the 2007 draft went 2-7 with a 2.96 ERA for Great Lakes last season.

C Tony Delmonico ranks ninth in the Midwest League with both a .417 on-base percentage and 11 doubles ... the 22-year-old is batting .333 with five doubles, a homer, and four RBI in his past 10 games ... the sixth-round selection in the 2008 draft batted .340 with 11 homers and 39 RBI for Rookie-advanced Ogden last season.

INF Dee Gordon leads the Midwest League with 23 steals and ranks ninth in the league with a .319 batting average ... the 21-year-old entered the season as the Dodgers' fastest baserunner, best athlete, and best defensive infielder according to Baseball America ... the fourth-round selection in the 2008 draft batted .331 with 18 steals and 27 RBI in 60 games for Ogden last season.

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