Trevor Story homered and drove within the go-ahead run within the tenth inning because the Colorado Rockies took benefit of the Dodgers’ current bullpen woes, beating Los Angeles 9-6
LOS ANGELES — Trevor Story homered and drove within the go-ahead run within the tenth inning because the Colorado Rockies took benefit of the Dodgers’ current bullpen woes, beating Los Angeles 9-6 Friday night time.
Charlie Blackmon added a two-run homer within the tenth to assist the Rockies prime Los Angeles for simply the third time in 11 video games this season. Colorado gained for the primary time in 4 video games at Dodger Stadium.
Pinch-hitter Sam Hilliard’s solo residence run within the ninth off Darien Nunez gave Colorado its first lead of the sport at 6-5.
The Dodgers tied it at 6 within the backside of the ninth on a bases-loaded stroll to Justin Turner with no outs. Daniel Bard (5-5) recovered and escaped the jam by hanging out Will Smith, Sheldon Neuse and AJ Pollock in succession.
Lucas Gilbreath pitched a scoreless tenth inning for his first profession save.
Dodgers nearer Kenley Jansen has blown every of his final three save alternatives, together with two consecutive on Wednesday and Thursday in opposition to the San Francisco Giants.
Brusdar Graterol and Nunez had been recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma Metropolis earlier than Friday’s recreation. Graterol was charged with two runs within the eighth earlier than Nunez gave up Hilliard’s homer. Jansen was given the night time off.
The Rockies’ three runs within the tenth inning got here in opposition to James Sherfy (2-1)
Hilliard’s residence run into the Rockies bullpen in proper subject was his third of the season and the third pinch-hit homer of his profession. It got here after Blackmon had an RBI double off Graterol within the eighth to get Colorado inside a run and Ryan McMahon had a tying single off Nunez.
Elias Diaz additionally hit a house run for the Rockies, his eighth.
Turner added a house run for the Dodgers, whereas Cody Bellinger ended an 0-for-25 drought with an RBI double within the first. Bellinger left the sport within the eighth inning with tightness in his left hamstring.
David Value went a season-high 5 2/3 innings on 74 pitches, whereas giving up three runs on 4 hits because the Dodgers lefty continued to construct right into a beginning function after beginning the season within the bullpen.
Rockies: RHP Peter Lambert pitched in a simulated recreation at Dodger Stadium. He had Tommy John surgical procedure final yr. … The Rockies are transferring nearer to decision with their COVID-19 points, as RHPs Jhoulys Chacin and Antonio Senzatela headed to Arizona to start baseball actions. RHP Yency Almonte and OF Yonathan Daza are anticipated to reach in Arizona quickly. Supervisor Bud Black was away from the workforce for the final six video games, whereas first base coach Ron Gideon is again with the workforce.
Dodgers: RF Mookie Betts, who has not began in any of the previous six video games, had further “imaging” completed on his injured proper hip, with nothing out of the strange revealed. Betts is predicted to overlook the weekend sequence with a objective of returning Monday for the beginning of a sequence at San Francisco. … INF Max Muncy went on paternity go away and returned residence to Phoenix for the delivery of his first little one. He’ll miss the sequence in opposition to the Rockies. … SS Corey Seager, out since Could 15 with a damaged proper hand, went by pregame agility drills however there was no replace on his standing.
The Rockies will ship left-hander Kyle Freeland (1-4, 5.36 ERA) to the mound Saturday, whereas the Dodgers will counter with right-hander Tony Gonsolin (1-1, 2.83).
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