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Dodgers 5, Cubs 2: Late rally wins it

Mat Latos pitched pretty well through four innings, but the Dodger bullpen and a 7th-inning rally gave the Dodgers a 5-2 win on Saturday night. Latos gave up one run in the second on a sacrifice fly by Addison Russell. Carl Crawford caught the ball in foul territory, so an argument could be made that he should have dropped the ball with Jon Lester on deck. But, it was the second...
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Cubs @ Dodgers Aug. 29, 2015: Mat Latos returns & Pedro Baez, long reliever

With the Giants having lost this afternoon, the Dodgers go into tonight’s game with a 3-game lead on the hated ones. Unfortunately for LA, Jon Lester is on the mound for the Cubs. But hey, Mat Latos is back after a more than 2-week absence. Cubs Dodgers 6:10 p.m. Los Angeles CF Fowler SS Rollins LF Schwarber CF ...
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Second half of August crucial for Los Angeles Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers have a slim two game lead in the NL West heading into a tough part of the schedule that could be crucial in terms of playoff aspirations and positioning. The second half of August sees Los Angeles head to Houston (first in the AL West, 65-55 record) for a series, then continue on the road for a series against Cincinnati (fourth place in the NL Central, 51...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers send Mat Latos to bullpen, move to 4-man rotation

Trade deadline pickup Mat Latos won't be doing the very thing he was acquired by the Los Angeles Dodgers to do over the next two weeks. Manager Don Mattingly announced that the Dodgers will go to a four-man rotation over the next two weeks and send Latos to the bullpen in the meantime. The move, Mattingly says, is mainly structured to give aces Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke as...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Newly acquired Dodgers pitchers have underachieved

Before the trade deadline passed, the Los Angeles Dodgers attempted to load up on pitching. They acquired starters Mat Latos and Alex Wood, and also snagged reliever Jim Johnson. The Dodgers did this in hopes of adding some much needed pitching depth as they make their into the playoffs as the favorite to win the World Series. Unfortunately, the trio of acquisitions have done...
Via The Outside Corner
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers’ Deal for Mat Latos Shrouded in Mystery

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Mat Latos works against the San Diego Padres during the first inning in a baseball game Sunday, July 26, 2015, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Don Boomer) It was reported Monday morning that the Miami Marlins would be trading starting pitcher Mat Latos, first baseman Michael Morse and a competitive balance draft pick to the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange...
Via The Sports Journal
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Marlins Flip Mat Latos to Dodgers for -1 Prospect

The headline isn’t the way the Marlins would put it. It’s not the only way to interpret Wednesday’s trade — it’s just one way to do so. The Dodgers, who’ve been in the market for rotation help, convinced the Marlins to sell them Mat Latos. The price for Los Angeles: accepting, along with Latos, Michael […]
Via Fangraphs
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodgers reportedly acquire Mat Latos and Michael Morse

The Los Angeles Dodgers have been heavily rumored to be interested in multiple starting pitchers. Whether they get that ace remains to be seen, but the team did add a solid veteran arm in Mat Latos on Wednesday. Source: Latos, Morse to Dodgers for prospects. At least one competitive balance pick also to Dodgers. W/ Latos off board Haren still in play — Gordon Wittenmyer (@GDubCub...
Via Sportsnaut
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Mat Latos posts historically bad outing in Marlins debut

If the first two games of the season are any indication, the Miami Marlins still have a long way to go before being taken seriously in the National League East. Going up against an Atlanta Braves team that seemed to trade away its entire roster, the Marlins have dropped two in a row at home. While Monday’s loss was bad enough, it didn’t compare in any way to the downright humiliating...
Via Sportsnaut
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Latos on new rules designed to speed up baseball: ‘Terrible’

For years, Major League Baseball has been hearing the complaint that games take too long. At some point, changes were bound to be made in an effort to speed up the game. A step in that direction was taken on Friday. MLB announced a series of rule changes that will take effect during spring training...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

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