Rays Beat Dodgers, Even World Series at 1-1

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Rays 6, Dodgers 4 2020 World Series, Game Two Second baseman Brandon Lowe hit two home runs and drove in three runs Wednesday night, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 6-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Two of the 2020 World Series in Arlington, Texas. The Rays victory evened the best-of-seven […] READ MORE


Dodgers Rally Twice to Defeat Braves for the Pennant

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Dodgers 4, Braves 3 NLCS Game Seven On Wednesday morning, the Atlanta Braves led the NLCS, two games to none. Two days later, they held a three-to-one series lead. They have not won since. Defensive plays by right fielder Mookie Betts saved games for the Los Angeles Dodgers and gave them momentum. Clutch hitting by […] READ MORE


Smith, Seager Power Dodgers to Victory over Braves

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Dodgers 7, Braves 3 NLCS Game Five An appeal of a runner leaving third too early on a fly ball proved to be a turning point. But this was only because of a huge three-run home run from Will Smith – off Will Smith, no less. Shortstop Corey Seager added two homers of his own […] READ MORE


Dodgers Score Postseason-Record 11 Runs in First, Rout Braves

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Dodgers 15, Braves 3 NLCS Game Three When the Los Angeles Dodgers made a strong late-inning rally in Game Two of the 2020 NLCS, it was not enough to win the game. However, it gave them some positives as they moved forward. They rode those positives in Game Three, scoring a postseason-record 11 runs in […] READ MORE


Clayton Kershaw Has a Complex Postseason History

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Clayton Kershaw Postseason Success Varies It is safe to say that most baseball fans know that Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw is one of the best pitchers of the last 50 years. Even though he still has at least a few good years left in the tank, he’d be a lock for the Hall […] READ MORE


Braves Bats Come Alive in Ninth to Beat Dodgers

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Braves 5, Dodgers 1 NLCS Game One The Atlanta Braves scored four runs in the top of the ninth off Blake Treinen and Jake McGee, breaking a 1-1 tie. Mark Melancon then pitched a scoreless bottom of the ninth to seal the deal as the Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-1, in Game One […] READ MORE


Dodgers Crush Padres, Advance to NLCS

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Dodgers 12, Padres 3 NLDS Game Three Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Will Smith went 5-for-6 with two doubles and three RBI, leading his team to a 12-3 blowout victory over the San Diego Padres Thursday night in Arlington, Texas. The win gave the Dodgers a three-game sweep over their intrastate rival in the NLDS. Both […] READ MORE


Bellinger Saves Day as Dodgers Clip Padres for 2-0 Series Lead

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Dodgers 6, Padres 5 NLDS Game Two Cody Bellinger smacked a home run and robbed Fernando Tatis, Jr. of one that would have put the Padres in the lead as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres, 6-5, Wednesday night in Arlington, Texas. Dodgers lefty and future Hall of Famer Clayton Kershaw, who […] READ MORE


NLDS Game One: Patient Dodgers Outlast Padres

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Dodgers 5, Padres 1 NLDS Game One It took until the bottom of the sixth for the Los Angeles Dodgers to scratch out a hit, but their patience paid off. A four-run outburst in that inning gave them a commanding lead that they never relinquished as they beat the San Diego Padres, 5-1, in Game […] READ MORE


Kershaw Dazzles as Dodgers Eliminate Brewers

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Dodgers 3, Brewers 0 NL Wild Card, Game Two A missed chance at a double play opened the door for the Los Angeles Dodgers to score. Masterful pitching by future Hall of Famer Clayton Kershaw kept the Milwaukee Brewers from doing the same. When the dust settled Thursday night in Los Angeles, Kershaw had pitched […] READ MORE