The Dodgers use a laser rangefinder to tell their outfielders where to stand
At home, the Dodgers also paint small marks on the outfield to establish a central point in each of the three outfield positions.
But when the Dodgers asked the Mets for permission to paint marks on the Citi Field outfield for this weekend's three-game series, that request was denied.
Dodgers outfielders also consult laminated cards in their back pockets in order to position themselves properly for each hitter.
The reason it seemed to cause such a stir is because Kendrick was accused of looking at his cell phone during the game.