Latest Kenta Maeda News

Buehler strikes out 11 as Dodgers sweep Marlins, 9-0

Jul. 21, 2019 9:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest win for the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers was about as comfortable as they come. Walker Buehler struck out 11 over seven innings and Los Angeles hit a trio of home runs to complete a three-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 9-0 victory Sunday. On an afternoon...

Ryu strong again as Dodgers get past Marlins 2-1

Jul. 20, 2019 2:50 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen says he is tired, and it has nothing to do with an exhausting road trip to start the second half that included a handful of games that went late into the night. After Hyun-Jin Ryu and Kenta Maeda shut down Miami, Jansen struck out the side on 15...

Harper, Hoskins rally Phillies past Dodgers with 4-run 7th

Jul. 18, 2019 6:05 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper's hot streak of late has kept the Phillies in the playoff picture. He has opened some eyes with his offense — especially the comically oversized ones of the Phillie Phanatic mascot strapped to the slugger's forehead. Harper tied the game while wearing a Phillie...

Dodgers throw 2-hitter, beat Phillies after long rain delay

Jul. 18, 2019 2:35 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — David Freese didn't want a long night to drag out even longer. Freese hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning, six Dodgers pitchers combined on a two-hitter spanning a 2 hour, 37 minute rain delay, and Los Angeles completed a 7-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies early Thursday...

Harper's 2-run double in 9th rallies Phillies past Dodgers

Jul. 17, 2019 2:43 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper threw his helmet off rounding the bases, thrust his arms in the air and screamed while teammates stormed out of the dugout to mob him. That's what Philadelphia has been waiting for from its $330 million man. Harper hit a two-run double off Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen with...

Red Sox hit 3 HRs, beat Dodgers 8-1 in World Series rematch

Jul. 13, 2019 12:44 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The first round of the rematch between Los Angeles and Boston turned out much like the 2018 World Series. The Red Sox beat the Dodgers handily. Xander Bogaerts hit a three-run homer, Eduardo Rodriguez struck out 10 and the Red Sox beat the Dodgers 8-1 Friday night. "We have to come out...

Tatis Jr. homers twice as Padres top Dodgers 5-3

Jul. 7, 2019 8:49 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Those big, bad Los Angeles Dodgers, who had been off to a historic pace in the first half, no longer seem all that intimidating to the San Diego Padres. Fernando Tatis Jr. homered twice and had four RBIs, Manuel Margot also homered and the Padres rolled into the All-Star break on a...

Renfroe, Margot power Padres past Dodgers 3-1

Jul. 7, 2019 2:43 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hunter Renfroe struck out in his first two at-bats, hardly suggesting he might be on tap to play the hero role for a second consecutive day. One more chance proved otherwise. Renfroe hit his second late-inning home run in as many days and the San Diego Padres held on for a 3-1 victory...

Quake, rattle, roll: Padres beat Dodgers 3-2 during shaker

Jul. 6, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eric Lauer was on the Dodger Stadium mound when he heard the crowd suddenly get loud and wondered why. "I thought there was like a streaker at first and then I looked around, there was nobody," he said. "I thought there was a fight in the stands." Lauer kept pitching, throwing two...

Dodgers rebound in 10-5 win over Rockies for series split

Jun. 30, 2019 9:24 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Kenta Maeda didn't come close to finishing what he started. He still had a pretty big say in the final outcome. Joc Pederson had three hits and three RBIs, Matt Beaty doubled twice and drove in two, and Maeda helped out offensively as the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied past the Colorado Rockies...