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Wheeler, Hoskins lead Phillies past Kershaw, Dodgers 2-0

Jun. 17, 2021 02:39 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zack Wheeler outpitched Clayton Kershaw, and Rhys Hoskins homered early to end an 0-for-33 slump as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-0 on Wednesday night to avoid a three-game sweep. Hoskins connected in the first inning, J.T....

Betts homer in front of 52,078 leads Dodgers over Phillies

Jun. 16, 2021 12:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands of Dodgers fans got their first opportunity to see Mookie Betts play at home in person Tuesday night as stadiums in California were allowed to go to full capacity as part of eased COVID-19 restrictions. The star outfielder didn't disappoint...

Smith, Taylor homer in Dodgers' 3-1 win over Phillies

Jun. 15, 2021 02:13 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Will Smith decided to praise every Dodgers reliever who came through against the Phillies, the catcher had a lengthy list to remember. “DP (David Price) coming in, Joe (Kelly), Blake (Treinen), Victor (González), and Kenley (Jansen) closing it...

Kershaw rebounds, Dodgers go deep 5 times in rout of Rangers

Jun. 12, 2021 02:22 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers manager Dave Roberts got everything he had hoped for. Clayton Kershaw bounced back from two bad outings with six sharp innings Friday night, and Gavin Lux drove in four runs and hit one of five homers as Los Angeles routed the Texas Rangers...

Betts homers, Urias picks up 9th win as Dodgers top Pirates

Jun. 10, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Even amid a slow start, Dave Roberts didn't need a reminder of all the things Mookie Betts can do to help the Los Angeles Dodgers win games. Betts provided one anyway. The star right fielder hit the 25th leadoff home run of his big...

Holt walk-off hit for Rangers in 4-3 win over Giants in 11

Jun. 09, 2021 19:20 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Brock Holt and the Texas Rangers needed just such a send-off before going back on the road, where things have really been difficult for them. Holt hit a game-ending single with two outs in the 11th inning and the Rangers beat the NL-best San...

Pirates' Hayes misses 1B on HR, LA's Buehler shuts down Bucs

Jun. 08, 2021 23:39 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ke’Bryan Hayes kept his eyes on the ball — and in the process, the Pirates rookie forgot to touch 'em all. Hayes missed first base and was called out after hitting a first-inning homer, sending Walker Buehler on his way to seven scoreless innings...

Walton homers, Gilbert gets 1st win as Mariners down Angels

Jun. 06, 2021 22:02 PM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Seattle's Logan Gilbert earned his first major league victory Sunday, but for Angels' starter Patrick Sandoval the torturous wait continues. Gilbert struck out seven and benefitted from some timely hitting from Donovan Walton and J.P. Crawford in...

Max Fried beats Bauer 4-2, Braves take 2 of 3 from Dodgers

Jun. 06, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Max Fried hopes a series win over the Los Angeles Dodgers reminds the Atlanta Braves they can still be a playoff team. Back-to-back wins over Clayton Kershaw and Trevor Bauer may help make that point. Fried outpitched Bauer, and the...

Albies, Almonte power Braves past Dodgers in 6-4 win

Jun. 06, 2021 00:04 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — It's been a frustrating season for the Atlanta Braves, who haven't been above .500 all season and have been struggling to string together some consistency. The Braves put it all together Saturday night against the defending World Series champion Los...