LOS ANGELES – The last time, they have stumbled into a quagmire.
It was the middle of last May. 8 ½ games out of first place in the National League West. Externally if not internally, Dave Roberts' look wobbly screenshot.
That is the Dodgers' current predicament.
As to 8 – 8. T San Diego Padres. T Only a Sunday afternoon NLCS rematch.
The attitude in the clubhouse?
"Amp center fielder A.J. They said. “It 's the same time. You have your streaks. ”
The Dodgers were 7-9 after 16 games a year ago; two years ago they were 8-8. Each time they played deeper into the world.
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And for the sake of cause.
Zach Davies used a little more than her 90-mph fastball, a slower curveball and the even slower change. The Dodgers made seven outs via grounders, including three rally-killing double plays, compared to two fly-ball outs. Davies didn’t walk and batter and struck out six.
Cody Bellinger was a runner of the season, and solo shot to right field in the fourth. T Bellinger, who is the National League in home runs (9) and runs batted in (22).
“We really didn’t square many balls up tonight to be honest,” Roberts said. “(Davies) really pitched.”
Dodger pitchers have been allowed to start in the beginning. Saturday was different in one regard: Hyun-Jin Ryu's injury
Rather than summon from the minor leagues, left-hander Caleb Ferguson was the first reliever up in a bullpen game.
After a scoreless first inning, Ferguson allowed to solo home run to Mike Moustakas in the second. . Then Yasmani Grandal clubbed and double to left Moustakas again. Moustakas walked on five pitches.
Ferguson, who has started the business in June 2018. “It is a good feeling to have. Maybe just got a little fastball-slide down and actually pitching. ”
Dennis Santana was next out of the chute. The right-of-the-art. T Ferguson's final line – 2 ⅔ innings, one run.
In the week. Saturday, he was feast or famine. The right-hander and solo home t
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The record out otherwise. T Yimi Garcia Avoiding the Lorenzo Cain to fly out.
Scott Alexander pitched and scoreless sixth and seventh. Pedro Baez pitched and eighth –23 eighth. Jaime Schultz got to play a scoreless ninth.
Perhaps the Dodgers were against a stout Brewers offense, but they got away with it. The four runs during the streak. A. Another will be demoted; Santana seems like the primary candidate.
As for the offense, a troubling pattern continued. Bellinger went for 4 days. The runner scored 87 runs through their first 11 games, something only seven That seems like a distant memory.
“It’s baseball,” Pollock said. " T