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Emotional Freeman given ovation, ring in return to Atlanta

Jun. 24, 2022 20:21 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman expected to be emotional during his anticipated return to Atlanta. He wasn't prepared for the flood of feelings — and tears — that came before his first game back as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night. A rush of...

Freeman HR ahead of emotional return, Dodgers sweep Reds

Jun. 23, 2022 16:21 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Freddie Freeman homered and drove in three runs ahead of what's sure to be an emotional weekend, leading Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Cincinnati Reds 10-5 Thursday for a sweep of the season series. Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy, Will Smith and...

Freeman's homer, 2 RBIs power Dodgers to 6th win over Reds

Jun. 22, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Freddie Freeman homered and drove in two runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers extended their winning streak against Cincinnati this season to six games, beating the Reds 8-4 on Wednesday night. Freeman, who tied a season high with five RBIs in an 8-2 win in series...

Gonsolin wins 9th, Freeman drives in 5 as Dodgers down Reds

Jun. 21, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tony Gonsolin said he hasn't done anything extraordinary on the way to becoming the first nine-game winner in the majors this season. “It’s just throwing a lot more strikes,” the 28-year-old righty said of his success in 2022, which includes a 9-0 record and...

Guardians rally in 9th for 5-3 victory over Dodgers

Jun. 19, 2022 20:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andrés Giménez drove in the go-ahead run with the bases-loaded in the ninth inning, Oscar Gonzalez hit his first major league homer and scored the winning run, and the Cleveland Guardians rallied for a 5-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday. The...

Dodgers' Betts hopeful that injured list stint will be short

Jun. 19, 2022 17:03 PM EDT

Mookie Betts is hoping that his latest stint of the injured list only lasts a couple weeks. The Dodgers star outfielder is sidelined due to a cracked right rib. It his his third stint on the IL the past two seasons. “It’s sore but it is what it is," Betts said...

Dodgers' Mookie Betts to injured list with cracked right rib

Jun. 19, 2022 00:14 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers star Mookie Betts is headed to the injured list with a cracked right rib. Manager Dave Roberts announced Betts' diagnosis after Saturday's 7-1 victory over Cleveland. The 2018 AL MVP is tied for third in the majors with 53 runs scored and has 17 home...

Freeman, Turner power Dodgers over Guardians; Betts to IL

Jun. 18, 2022 23:52 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For at least one game, the Los Angeles Dodgers resembled the team that has been one of the best in the National League over the past nine seasons. It could be a while until they're truly at full strength. Freddie Freeman had three hits, Trea Turner...

Guardians eke out 2-1, 10-inning win over Dodgers

Jun. 18, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cleveland manager Terry Francona couldn't contain his smile after his Guardians defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 in 10 innings Friday night. The Guardians had only one hit after the fourth inning and what could have been two potentially-fatal errors, but they...

Dodgers' Anderson loses no-hit bid in 9th on Ohtani triple

Jun. 16, 2022 02:33 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With runners reaching on an error, a walk and a hit batter, Tyler Anderson wasn't aware he was working on a no-hitter. Once the 32-year-old Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander reached 99 pitches after the seventh inning Wednesday night, even pitching coach Mark...