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Joyless Journey: D-backs' 23rd straight road loss sets mark

Jun. 17, 2021 21:48 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Occasionally, the Arizona players glanced up at the Oracle Park scoreboard in center field. It told a most familiar, gloomy story. The Diamondbacks made dubious history, setting a major league record with their 23rd straight road loss in getting...

Mets' deGrom gets clean MRI on shoulder, no plans for IL

Jun. 17, 2021 20:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets relaxed after a night of worry: a scan of ace Jacob deGrom's shoulder showed no abnormalities. DeGrom left his second straight start with an arm injury, coming out after three perfect innings against the Chicago Cubs on Wednesday night...

Rangers acquire RHP Santana from Dodgers for minor leaguer

Jun. 17, 2021 14:24 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Texas Rangers acquired right-hander Dennis Santana from the Dodgers in a trade Thursday, sending minor league lefty Kevin Bautista to Los Angeles. Santana had been designated for assignment by the Dodgers on Saturday. He had a 6.00 ERA (10...

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....

Phillies place Jean Segura on IL, Bryce Harper day-to-day

Jun. 16, 2021 22:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies will be without second baseman Jean Segura for at least three weeks with a Grade 1 left groin strain, while slugger Bryce Harper is day to day with lower back tightness after both were injured Tuesday. Segura was added to the...

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...

Dodgers' Bellinger returns to IL with left hamstring strain

Jun. 16, 2021 02:46 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger is returning to the injured list with a left hamstring strain. Los Angeles recalled right-hander Mitch White before Tuesday night’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies to take the roster spot of Bellinger, who...

California's virus reopening met with cheers and caution

Jun. 16, 2021 01:18 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cable car bells clanged, Minions danced and restaurant patrons sipped their drinks indoors on a scorching day as California fully reopened its economy after 15 months of coronavirus restrictions. From the wine country to Disneyland, restaurants and...

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...

Buehler, Betts propel Dodgers to 5-3 win over Rangers

Jun. 13, 2021 20:21 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts knows he's struggling. He still homered and scored three runs. The Dodgers' bullpen let six straight Rangers reach base and allowed three runs in the ninth. Kenley Jansen still got three gritty outs with the bases loaded to end it. ...