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Muncy's homer in 10th lifts Dodgers over Blue Jays 2-1

Aug. 22, 2019 2:41 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tied in extra innings at home, the Los Angeles Dodgers always expect to win. "Who it's going to be is always a question," manager Dave Roberts said. It was Max Muncy's turn. Frustrated after striking out in his first two at-bats, Muncy homered in the bottom of the 10th to lift the...

Bellinger hits 41st homer, Dodgers beat Braves 8-3

Aug. 17, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers are hitting home runs at a record pace, and manager Dave Roberts loves every minute of it. "It makes me look really good, and it makes the Dodgers look really good," Roberts said. "These are guys that really understand situations, what a pitcher is trying to do to...

Alonso ties NL rookie HR record as Mets beat Braves 10-8

Aug. 16, 2019 12:08 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Pete Alonso and Amed Rosario helped the New York Mets pile up huge totals of hits and runs. The Mets needed almost all of them to hold off the homer-happy Atlanta Braves. Alonso drove in six runs with five hits, including a three-run homer that helped lead to Julio Teheran's shortest career...

Bellinger hits 40th but Dodgers lose to Marlins, 13-7

Aug. 15, 2019 8:16 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The rout-filled Dodgers-Marlins season series ended Thursday afternoon, and look who's laughing now. Last-place Miami turned the tables on NL West leader Los Angeles, winning 13-7 despite giving up four home runs, including Cody Bellinger's 40th. "It wasn't a good day of pitching for us,"...

Turner's 2 HRs, Ryu's 7 innings send Dodgers past Dbacks 9-3

Aug. 11, 2019 7:53 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hyun-Jin Ryu's ERA is already the lowest in baseball, and it's somehow still dropping even faster than the Los Angeles Dodgers' rapidly diminishing magic number. The South Korean ace and his teammates are cruising toward a special finish to the season after yet another dominant homestand...

Maeda allows only 3 hits in 7 innings; Dodgers beat Arizona

Aug. 11, 2019 1:49 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kenta Maeda's confidence was waning after going more than two months without a win and he knew he had to make some changes. The Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher made his adjustments between starts and, for at least one night, appeared dominant. The Japanese right-hander allowed only three...

Kelly blasts 2 late homers, D-backs beat Dodgers 3-2 in 11

Aug. 10, 2019 3:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Instead of walking off with another win, the Los Angeles Dodgers walked right out onto the field to confront Archie Bradley. They were met by Bradley, Robbie Ray and the Arizona Diamondbacks, who had their own complaints about this extra-sensitive extra inning. Although no punches were...

Muncy's walk-off 2-run double sends Dodgers past Pads 11-10

Aug. 4, 2019 9:29 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although Max Muncy's 18th-inning homer in last year's World Series was one of the most memorable walk-off hits in Dodgers history, he had somehow never come through to end a regular season game for Los Angeles. After grinding through an eight-pitch at-bat against the San Diego Padres'...

Buehler strikes out 15 as Dodgers top Padres 4-1

Aug. 4, 2019 1:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler learned about efficiency when the Los Angeles Dodgers kept a close watch on his pitch count during his rookie season. Those lessons are paying off this year. Buehler struck out 15 in his second career complete game, and the Dodgers beat the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Saturday...

Rockies win for 6th time in 24 games, Gray beats Dodgers 9-1

Jul. 30, 2019 1:29 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray escaped an early jam and went on to pitch a gem — just what Colorado needed to snap a long string of subpar play. Gray allowed three hits over eight innings to win for the first time in a month, and the Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-1 Monday night for just their third...