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The Los Angeles Dodgers have had a tough time with their own division this season with a 5-16 record entering Friday night. Even Clayton Kershaw has yet to win against the NL West this year with an 0-2 record. Despite Brandon League blowing his third save in fourteen opportunities, the Dodgers came away with a 7-5 extra innings win over the Colorado Rockies.
Kershaw gave the Dodgers seven strong innings by Coors standards allowing three runs on eight hits. The Dodgers ace even helped himself out with a 2-for-3 night at the plate with two RBI.
The offense got going in the third inning with run scoring hits from Juan Uribe, Mark Ellis, and Adrian Gonzalez to give Kershaw a 3-0 lead. One of Kershaw’s hits came in the fourth inning knocking in two with a double to deep left. Five runs of support for Kershaw is usually more than enough but not in Denver.
The Rockies would answer right back in the bottom half of the fourth after three consecutive singles. Michael Cuddyer, with the latter ...
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It’s been a tough week for Matt Kemp injury-wise. First, he was hit on the right elbow by a pitch and had to be removed later in that game due to numbness.
For the second time in four days, Matt Kemp was replaced by Skip Schumaker in center field during the game. But on Tuesday against the Angels, the ninth inning move happened because Kemp felt numbness after he was hit by a pitch...
The Los Angeles Dodgers are last in the National League West, but their fans had harbored hope that Matt Kemp -- nearly the league MVP two years ago -- could revive his bat and lift the offense.
But that won't happen for at least two more weeks.
The Dodgers announced Thursday that they placed Kemp on the 15-day disabled list because of a mild right hamstring strain. They called...
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The Los Angeles Dodgers have placed slumping center fielder Matt Kemp on the disabled list. Kemp has landed on the 15-day disabled list due to a right hamstring strain.
Tim Federowicz was recalled from Triple-A Albuquerque to take Kemp’s place on the Dodgers roster.
Kemp was injured while running down a double in right-center by Mike Trout in Wednesday night’s...
Matt Kemp strained his right hamstring on Wednesday night and the Los Angeles Dodgers made a quick decision to place the All-Star outfielder on the 15 day disabled list.The team called up catcher Tim Federowicz from Triple-A Albuquerque.“It’s just a mild strain,” Kemp said. “It’s something that can be worse, so you prevent it now. You don’t want it to linger the...
All-Star shortstop Hanley Ramirez is almost ready to return for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Ramirez started the final stage of his rehab from a hamstring injury on Friday night, when he played for the Class-A Rancho Cucamonga Quakes. MLB.com's Steven Lynch called the game 'uneventful but encouraging' for the 29-year-old, who did not record a hit but did walk during his...
The Los Angeles Dodgers may be facing yet another hamstring injury. Carl Crawford had to leave yesterday's game against the Colorado Rockies after experiencing an issue with his leg. The issue appeared to be some sort of hamstring injury, but the team will evaluate Crawford further before releasing a diagnosis.
As Dayn Perry of CBS Sports said, Dodgers' GM Ned Coletti...
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Carl Crawford has left Saturday's game against the Colorado Rockies because of a left hamstring injury.
Crawford was injured legging out a double in the third inning. A trainer came out to second base and immediately escorted Crawford to the dugout. The Dodgers later described the injury as a cramp in the hamstring.
Crawford was replaced by Scott...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers have placed slumping center fielder Matt Kemp on the 15-day disabled list because of a right hamstring strain.
The Dodgers recalled catcher Tim Federowicz from Triple-A Albuquerque on Thursday to take Kemp's place on the roster.
Kemp was injured while running down a double in right-center by Mike Trout in Wednesday night's...
Matt Kemp‘s disappointing 2013 season has taken another turn for the worst. During Tuesday nights game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Kemp was hit by a pitch on his right elbow. Although originally trying to tough it out, he was pulled from the game when he informed manager Don Mattingly that he couldn’t throw the ball due to numbness in his right hand.
The Los Angeles Dodgers recovered from a ninth-inning blown save and scored two runs off Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt in the top of the 10th to beat slumping Colorado 7-5 Friday night.
Carl Crawford scored from third on Luis Cruz's hard comebacker that bounced off the back leg of Betancourt (1-3) and dribbled toward the third base side, and Juan Uribe followed with a run...
The Red Sox find themselves in a unique spot this year. After a disappointing 2012 season, the Sox hold the seventh overall pick in the upcoming draft, meaning they could reel in an elite prospect.
It’s no guarantee, of course, that the Red Sox will make out like bandits with the seventh pick. But when they do make their selection on June 6, they’ll do so knowing that the seventh...