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Jansen gives up 2 HRs in return, Cards top Dodgers 5-3

Aug. 21, 2018 3:29 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since the calendar turned to August, the St. Louis Cardinals have been on a tear. They kept it up against Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen, who allowed ninth-inning homers to Jedd Gyorko and Matt Carpenter in his return from the disabled list in a 5-3 loss to the Cardinals on Monday night....

Kershaw wins 150th, Turner 5 RBIs, Dodgers beat Seattle 12-1

Aug. 19, 2018 8:49 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Clayton Kershaw has rarely needed much run support to pull out a win. The Los Angeles Dodgers made sure Sunday he had more than enough for a milestone victory. The Dodgers scored five runs before Kershaw took the mound, and the three-time NL Cy Young Award winner shut down the Seattle...

Machado clubs 2 homers, Dodgers slug past Mariners 11-1

Aug. 18, 2018 1:59 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — For a welcome change, the Los Angeles Dodgers made the job easy for manager Dave Roberts after a stretch of close games and debatable moves. Manny Machado hit two of Los Angeles' five home runs, Walker Buehler allowed one run in six innings, and the Dodgers routed the Seattle Mariners 11-1...

Dozier ends Dodgers' skid with RBI in 12th against Giants

Aug. 16, 2018 3:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was looking all too familiar to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Another lead lost, another reliever buckling in a big moment. Only this time, after San Francisco Giants outfielder Andrew McCutchen hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning to tie the game, the Dodgers did not wilt and their...

Puig takes swing at Hundley before Giants rally past Dodgers

Aug. 15, 2018 3:17 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig had another rumble with the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Puig took a swing at Giants catcher Nick Hundley during a benches-clearing scrap in the seventh inning, then Alen Hanson hit an RBI single in the ninth to lift San Francisco over the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on...

Iannetta walks in winning run, Rockies beat Dodgers 4-3

Aug. 12, 2018 7:35 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Chris Iannetta flung the bat aside as if he got all of the pitch. In a way, he did — a walk's just as good as a hit, especially with the bases loaded in the ninth. Iannetta brought in the winning run by drawing a five-pitch walk, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers...

McMahon's 3-run homer lifts Rockies past Dodgers 3-2

Aug. 12, 2018 12:35 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — For an encore, Ryan McMahon delivered another powerful swing, one that was even more memorable than the first. McMahon hit a three-run home run with two outs in the ninth inning — his second go-ahead homer in as many nights — and the Colorado Rockies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers...

Taylor, Dozier homer in ninth as Dodgers beat Rockies 8-5

Aug. 10, 2018 1:49 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — A well-pitched, crisp game by the starters suddenly turned into a late-inning slugfest. It became a race to see which bullpen would hold a lead first. Los Angeles prevailed on a night when its best reliever was not at the park. Chris Taylor and Brian Dozier homered off closer Wade Davis in...

Fiers solid in debut as A's top Dodgers 3-2

Aug. 9, 2018 2:29 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Mike Fiers felt the adrenaline pumping early in his first day on the job with his new team, and he put it to good use. Fiers pitched 5 1/3 strong innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday night. Fiers gave up one run on four hits. He struck out...

New additions help Dodgers edge Astros 3-2 to prevent sweep

Aug. 5, 2018 10:01 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers finally got the best of the Houston Astros and it took a pair of players not on last year's World Series roster to do it. Brian Dozier delivered a two-run double in the first inning and Manny Machado had three hits with two runs scored as the Dodgers defeated the...