Dodgers get Dotel for McDonald, Lambo

Updated: July 31, 2010, 7:39 PM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Los Angeles Dodgers added one final piece to their trading-deadline haul, bolstering their bullpen by acquiring veteran reliever Octavio Dotel from the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Dodgers sent reliever James McDonald and highly touted outfield prospect Andrew Lambo to the Pirates.

Dotel, 36, is an 11-year major league veteran who has a 4.28 ERA in 41 appearances for the Pirates this season. Dotel was closing for the Pirates and had recorded 21 saves this season, ...

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