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Seager drives in 4 runs in Dodgers' 7-5 win over Rays

Sep. 18, 2019 2:12 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Corey Seager drove in four runs, including a go-ahead, two-run double in the seventh, and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 Tuesday night. Seager's ground-rule double in the fifth was the Dodgers' first hit of the game and briefly gave them a 2-1 lead. The...

Gyorko, Dodgers damage Mets' chances with 3-2 comeback win

Sep. 16, 2019 2:16 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso is slumping at the wrong time for the New York Mets. And with little margin for error, their two most reliable relievers let a game get away Sunday night that might prove too much to overcome. Jedd Gyorko got off the bench late and played a big role in rallying the Los Angeles...

Kershaw, Dodgers catch Syndergaard on bad day, beat Mets 9-2

Sep. 13, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard got caught again, this time by the smart-swinging Los Angeles Dodgers. Syndergaard kept wobbling with Wilson Ramos behind the plate while Clayton Kershaw was right in the pocket, sending the Dodgers over the New York Mets 9-2 Friday night. "It wasn't terrible," Mets manager...

Hill struggles in return as Dodgers rally past Orioles 4-2

Sep. 12, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Now that Rich Hill finally got past an arm injury, he's got a knee problem that might ruin his bid to pitch for the Los Angeles Dodgers in the postseason. Hill struggled with his control during his first start since June 19 and hurt his left knee in the process, a development that took the...

Villar's record-setting HR carries Orioles past Dodgers 7-3

Sep. 11, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — In a season defined by baseballs flying out of the park, the Baltimore Orioles have been on the wrong end of the equation more times than any team in major league history. For a welcome change, the Orioles contributed to a long ball record with one of their own. The milestone homer , a...

Dodgers clinch 7th straight NL West title, 1st playoff team

Sep. 10, 2019 11:39 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers sprayed each other with bubbly, emptied dozens of bottles of beer while drinking very little of it and essentially carried on in a fashion appropriate for a team celebrating its seventh consecutive NL West tile. Certainly, the Dodgers were elated about becoming the...

Dodgers beat Giants 5-0, magic number at 2 for NL West

Sep. 8, 2019 8:34 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers are on the verge of another runaway division title, and still there was anxiety Sunday. Matt Beaty homered to end a 12-inning scoreless streak, Corey Seager also connected and Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 5-0 to reduce their magic number to clinch the NL West to...

Beede, Giants shut down Dodgers in a 1-0 victory

Sep. 8, 2019 2:16 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — San Francisco Giants rookie right-hander Tyler Beede removed any doubt on whether he had rediscovered his form. Beede induced MVP candidate Cody Bellinger into a lazy fly ball with the bases loaded in the fifth inning to complete his scoreless outing as the Giants beat the Los Angeles...

Pederson's 2 HRs give Dodgers NL record in 7-3 win over Rox

Sep. 5, 2019 2:48 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Give credit to Andre Ethier for an assist on Joc Pederson's recent home run tear. Pederson hit a leadoff drive and a two-run shot as the Los Angeles Dodgers set a National League record with their 250th long ball this season in beating the Colorado Rockies 7-3 Wednesday night to complete...

Dodgers rally on HRs by Martin, Freese to beat Rockies 5-3

Sep. 4, 2019 2:20 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The older guys can still slug. On a team loaded with young talent, a trio of 30-somethings propelled the Dodgers closer to clinching their seventh straight NL West title. Russell Martin hit a go-ahead, three-run homer with two outs and pinch-hitter David Freese followed with a solo shot...