Dodgers' Andre Ethier's playoff status unclear because of ankle

Andre Ethier has been sidelined since September 13 and is now questionable for the playoffs.

"We have to talk about it. It's tough, you want to play healthy," Mattingly said. "You don't really want to play short. We'll see when we get there with the roster part of it. The main thing now is to be able to find out if he's going to be able to go or not. We may get enough information that it's not even a question one way or the other."

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