Posted September 10, 2013 on AP on Fox
This was not a good night to ask Arizona Diamondbacks manager Kirk Gibson what he thought of Juan Uribe's performance. Uribe homered in each of his first three trips to the plate, and the Los Angeles Dodgers connected six times Monday night in an 8-1 romp over the Diamondbacks that reduced their magic number for clinching the NL West title to eight. ''They swung the bats very well. You saw ... six home runs. They were on tonight,'' Gibson said. ''We've got scouting reports, but you've got to tip your hat a little bit to Uribe.'' Los Angeles' first four homers came off Randall Delgado (4-6), who threw 70 pitches over 2 2-3 innings. The Panamanian right-hander is 1-3 with a 5.40 ERA and 13 home runs allowed in eight starts since earning his first major league complete game and shutout on July 26. Andre Ethier drove Delgado's second pitch of the second inning to center field for his 12th homer, and Uribe sent a 2-0 pitch into the ...

Juan Uribe hits three homers, has hat with pot leaf on it in locker (vid/pic)

Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman had a game for the ages at the plate on Monday, smacking three home runs in his team’s 8-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Dodgers hit six round-trippers as a team and reduced its magic number for clinching the National League West title to eight. But it was […]The post Juan Uribe hits three homers, has hat with pot leaf on it in locker...

Is that a pot leaf on MLB player's hat?

Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe had one of the best nights of his 12-year career on Monday. The 34-year-old hit three home runs to lead LA to an 8-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Naturally, reporters were itching to speak with him after the game. They got their wish and them some. While […]

Juan Uribe, 2013 Gold Glove winner?

During yesterday’s game against the Diamondbacks, Ben Badler of Baseball America commented about the defense of Dodgers third baseman Juan Uribe. Juan Uribe doesn't get enough credit for his defense. Legitimate gold glove candidate. — Ben Badler (@BenBadler) September 10, 2013 My NL gold glove at third base would go to Nolan Arenado or Uribe. Would bet it ends up going to...

Dodgers celebrate Juan Uribe's three-homer game in odd fashion

via YouTube Dodgers third baseman entered Monday with seven home runs on the year. So when he went deep three times against the Diamondbacks, his teammates weren’t quite sure how to act. Well, maybe they were, but an outsider can easily mistake their giddyness for both battery and racism. The first part of the “celebration” comes right after Uribe’s curtain call after his...

Dodgers' Uribe hits 3 HRs for 1st time in career

Juan Uribe has homered in his each of his first three trips to the plate for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Uribe hit three homers Monday for the first time in his career. Uribe sent a 2-0 pitch off Randall Delgado into the left field pavilion in the second inning, giving the Dodgers their fourth set of back-to-back homers this season. Andre Ethier led...

Juan Uribe hit three home runs and wears a marijuana hat

Juan Uribe has put together a solid MLB career over the past 13 seasons. While he won’t be remember as a great, he did manage to be productive throughout it, and has made a nice living playing a kids game.…Read more →

Juan Uribe hits three home runs in Dodgers' 8-1 win over Diamondbacks

What happened at Dodger Stadium on Monday night was as remarkable as any throw made by Yasiel Puig this season or any line drive hit by Hanley Ramirez. Juan Uribe took a curtain call. After Uribe hit his career-high third home run in the Dodgers' 8-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks the same fans who constantly booed him over the last two seasons insisted he come out of...

Juan Uribe Clubs Three Homers As Dodgers Beat Dbacks 8-1


Dodgers slug past Diamondbacks

Juan Uribe homered in each of his first three trips to the plate, and the Los Angeles Dodgers connected six times Monday night in an 8-1 romp over the Arizona Diamondbacks that reduced their magic number for clinching the NL West title to eight. Adrian Gonzalez, Andre Ethier and Hanley Ramirez also went deep in the Dodgers' biggest power display in almost seven years. Ricky...

Juan Uribe hits three home runs, got high after the game

Juan Uribe ponders who assaulted him, relents to Hanley Ramirez and starts dancing

That’s why you shouldn’t hit home runs, Juan.

Cahill looks to maintain perfect mark vs. Dodgers

By NICOLINO DIBENEDETTO STATS Writer Juan Uribe's staggering offensive display has the Los Angeles Dodgers untracked. Trevor Cahill is looking to slow them down again. Uribe and the NL West-leading Dodgers attempt to beat Cahill for the first time and extend their longest winning streak over the Arizona Diamondbacks in over three years Tuesday night. Uribe had a career-high...

What You Need to Know: The Pirates Make it Official by Daniel Rathman

Gerrit Cole helps Pittsburgh seal win no. 82, Juan Uribe breaks out, Gio Gonzalez nearly no-hits the Mets, plus Andrelton Simmons and more.

Miley rebounds from tough start, Arizona loses

Arizona manager Kirk Gibson went out to first base to see why a call got reversed. He wound up out of the game. Gibson was ejected for the second time in four days and watched, from his office, as Arizona lost to the San Francisco Giants 3-2 in 11 innings Sunday. The Diamondbacks had a chance to go ahead in the 10th when Willie Bloomquist doubled with one out and, following the...

Scott Van Slyke's home run propels Dodgers past Diamondbacks, 5-3

With the Arizona Diamondbacks in town this week the Dodgers asked the visiting manager to speak about a home run he hit 25 years ago at a Tuesday news conference. Kirk Gibson's home run in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series is the most famous home run in Dodgers history. But images of Gibson limping around the bases and pumping his fist are also a constant reminder that the Dodgers...
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