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Dexter Fowler hit two homers off fill-in starter Matt Magill and Jorge De La Rosa pitched seven effective innings, helping the Colorado Rockies to a 7-2 win over the slumping Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday.
It was the second multihomer game of the season for Fowler. Todd Helton and Michael Cuddyer added solo homers as the Rockies took two of three from Los Angeles.
De La Rosa (7-3) struggled early, but settled down as he allowed six hits and struck out five for his first career win against Los Angeles. He was 0-8 entering the game.
Magill (0-1) was recalled from Triple-A Albuquerque to step in for lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu, who was a late scratch with a bruised left foot. Magill had a forgettable outing, giving up seven runs - six earned - in six innings. He also allowed four homers and walked nine, before being pulled for a pinch hitter after throwing 110 pitches.
Cuddyer kept up his torrid hitting since coming off the disabled list on May 24, driving in a run with a sacrifice fly in t...
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Fowler delivered for the Rockies on Saturday.It would figure that the Colorado Rockies would start the 10th inning with two outs before getting two runners on, when Dexter Fowler lined the first pitch he saw down the first base line, allowing Yorvit Torrealba to score from second base.The Rockies have had a tough week at the plate. Since Monday they have seemingly had runners on...
Dexter Fowler found his power stroke on Sunday.Jorge De La Rosa had made 10 career starts against the Los Angeles Dodgers in his career. His team had never won a game against them. On Sunday, the lefty finally got over the hump, helping the Rockies to a 7-2 win.That streak ended on Sunday as the lefty dealt seven strong innings, giving up only two runs. He gave up six hits and two...
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With Matt Kemp still on the DL, the Dodgers have decided to call up 22-year-old Yasiel Puig in hopes of giving their offense a bit of a boost.
Yasiel Puig debuted for the Dodgers today, you may have heard.
He did things. Guy is a GIF waiting to happen.
Here are all of his plate appearances, in order:
Also, he’s a bit fast:
Oh yeah, and that throwing thing? He can do that:
Where’s The Throw™, you ask? Right here.
DENVER (AP) -- Dexter Fowler's RBI single down the first base line in the 10th inning lifted the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-6 on Saturday. The Rockies got their fourth win this season in their last at-bat, one night after losing to the Dodgers in extra innings. Yorvit Torrealba's two-out single off Matt Guerrier (1-2) started the rally. Pinch-hitter...
Seeking an offensive spark for a team mired in last place and dogged by injuries, the Los Angeles Dodgers are turning to prized prospect Yasiel Puig.
He was called up on Monday from Double-A Chattanooga, where he hit .313 with eight homers, 37 RBIs and 13 steals in 40 games. His batting average and a .599 slugging percentage led the Southern League.
The 22-year-old outfielder was...
The Los Angeles Dodgers have officially promoted the $42 million man calling up top prospect Yasiel Puig. The native of Cuba has been tearing it up in Double A with the Chattanooga Lookouts hitting at a .313 clip with 8 home runs and 13 stolen bases in 40 contests before the promotion. The much heralded 22-year old will make his major league debut on Monday as the Dodgers are set...
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...
The Los Angeles Dodgers placed catcher A.J. Ellis on the
15-day disabled list yesterday with a slight oblique injury. Ellis may not have
been transferred to the DL if the Dodgers didn’t need a roster spot to replace
injured pitcher Hyun-jin Ryu, according to Ken Gurnick of MLB.com.
Los Angeles didn’t think Ryu – who was scratched from yesterday’s start due to...
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...
The 2013 season has not gotten off to the start that the Los Angeles Dodgers and their faithful fans had hoped for. The first two full months of the season have been marred by injuries and no one on the roster seems to be immune from this rash of ailments. Let’s take a quick look at the list of injuries, the tentative return to play for each guy, and how significant each injury...
Los Angeles Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu might not make it to the mound tonight against the Colorado Rockies, according to Ken Gurnick of MLB.com. Ryu took a Mark Trumbo comebacker off his left foot during his last start on Tuesday, but completed the game and X-rays were negative. Ryu suggested that he would only be starting if he had fully recovered:
"I never want to take...