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HR-happy Dodgers surge past D-Backs, win doubleheader opener

May. 17, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mookie Betts, Trea Turner and Justin Turner homered in a five-run sixth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-6 Tuesday to begin the first doubleheader ever played by the NL West rivals. Will Smith also connected early for the...

Dodgers return to form with 5-4 win over Bumgarner, D-backs

May. 17, 2022 02:06 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tony Gonsolin led the Los Angeles Dodgers back to normal by continuing to do things better than he's ever done them. Chris Taylor hit a two-run homer and Gonsolin pitched six innings of three-hit ball in the Dodgers' 5-4 victory over Madison Bumgarner and the...

Gavin Lux gets 2-run double, Dodgers surge past Phils 5-4

May. 15, 2022 21:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gavin Lux allowed a routine two-out grounder to roll between his legs in the second inning, and the Philadelphia Phillies jumped through that opening to score four unearned runs. With the Dodgers down to their final out three hours later, Lux got an improbable...

LEADING OFF: Astros aim to match team mark of 12 wins in row

May. 14, 2022 03:39 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ ASCENDING ASTROS Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros try for their 12th straight win, which would tie the team record. Altuve homered on the first pitch of the game Friday night as the...

Phillies batter Dodgers' pitching again, win 12-10 in 10

May. 14, 2022 03:32 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — No team in the majors has hit the Los Angeles Dodgers this season as effectively as the Philadelphia Phillies did during back-to-back victories at Chavez Ravine. And they didn't even let up after Justin Turner dramatically propelled the Dodgers into extra...

Dodgers put Clayton Kershaw on IL with inflammation

May. 13, 2022 20:50 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers placed Clayton Kershaw on the injured list Friday with inflammation in a pelvic joint. The Dodgers made the move several hours before Kershaw (4-0, 1.80 ERA) was slated to face the Philadelphia Phillies at Dodger Stadium. Walker Buehler...

LEADING OFF: Canó joins Padres, Kershaw out, Kirby back home

May. 13, 2022 20:28 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: ___ 2B OR NOT 2B Robinson Canó has found another job in the majors, signing with San Diego less than a week after being released by the Mets. The Padres plan to use the 39-year-old...

LEADING OFF: Pitch coach Willis to guide virus-hit Guardians

May. 13, 2022 03:53 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ PITCHING IN Cleveland pitching coach Carl Willis will serve as the team's acting manager when the coronavirus-hampered Guardians start a three-game series against the Twins at Target Field. ...

Phillies score 2 runs in 9th inning, hold off Dodgers 9-7

May. 13, 2022 02:44 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bryce Harper homered and drove in three runs, the Philadelphia Phillies pushed two runs across in the ninth inning after squandering a six-run lead and beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-7 on Thursday night. The Phillies saw their 7-1 lead evaporate after the Dodgers...

LEADING OFF: Pitch coach Willis to guide virus-hit Guardians

May. 12, 2022 18:46 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Friday: ___ PITCHING IN Cleveland pitching coach Carl Willis will serve as the team's acting manager when the coronavirus-hampered Guardians start a three-game series against the Twins at Target Field. ...