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Dodgers roster: Los Angeles 40-man dean Austin Barnes

Dodgers roster: Los Angeles 40-man dean Austin Barnes

The year 2023 arrives, a year of great turnover for the Dodgerswho already said goodbye to three lineup regulars from last season this off season as well as the team leader in innings pitched.

I ranked all current players based on continuous time on the roster. While the obvious choice for the Dodgers’ longest tenure is Clayton Kershaw, who debuted in 2008 and returns for a 16th season with the team, was a free agent each of the last two seasons. While players are on the 60-day disabled list or restricted list they don’t count against the 40-man roster limit, they were counted as continuous duty since they didn’t actually go anywhere.

What we’re looking for here are the players who have been tied to the Dodgers’ 40-man roster the longest.

That brings us to catcher Austin Barnes, who was acquired from the Marlins a massive three-team, eight-player trade that also involved the Angels during the December 2014 whirlwind winter meetings, a month at the front desk led by Andrew Friedman.

Julio Urías is the second tallest in the squad, making his major league debut on May 27, 2016. Despite his long time with the team, the lefty remains in the younger half of the roster, with only fifteen Dodgers younger than the 26-year-old Urías.

Only five Dodgers have been on the roster since before 2019. Twenty-eight players were added to the 40-man roster. after the team won the World Series in 2020or 25 players if you exclude Kershaw, Chris Taylor and Blake Treinen, each of whom tasted the air of free agency before returning to Los Angeles.

But as for the Dodger who has been on the 40-man roster the longest, without interruption, it’s Barnes. I suppose there is a reason they call him captain.

Dodgers with longest continuous time on 40-man roster

player Date of last addition to 40-man
player Date of last addition to 40-man
Austin Barnes December 10, 2014
Julio Uries May 27, 2016
Walker Buehler September 6, 2017
Max Muncy April 17, 2018
Caleb Ferguson June 6, 2018
Will Smith May 27, 2019
Tony Gonsolin June 26, 2019
Dustin May August 2, 2019
Gavin Lux September 2, 2019
Victor Gonzalez October 31, 2019
Brusdar Graterol February 10, 2020
Mookie Betts February 10, 2020
Andrew Jackson November 20, 2020
Blake Trains January 5, 2021
Alex Vesia February 12, 2021
Phil Bickford May 3, 2021
Justin Bruehl August 8, 2021
Evan Phillips August 16, 2021
Michael Grove November 19, 2021
Jake Amaya November 19, 2021
Jorbit Vivas November 19, 2021
James Outman November 19, 2021
Eddys Leonard November 19, 2021
Daniel Hudson November 30, 2021
Chris Taylor December 1, 2021
Freddie Freeman March 18, 2022
Ryan Pepiot May 11, 2022
Yency Almonte May 12, 2022
Trayce Thompson June 21, 2022
Miguel Vargas August 2, 2022
Diego Cartaya November 15, 2022
Michael Busch November 15, 2022
Johnny DeLuca November 15, 2022
Andy Pages November 15, 2022
Shelby Miller December 2, 2022
Clayton Kershaw December 5, 2022
JP Feyereisen December 14, 2022
Yonny Hernandez December 15, 2022
Noah Syndergaard December 16, 2022
JD Martinez December 29, 2022

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