Will Smith hit a go-ahead dwelling run within the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Sunday
LOS ANGELES — Will Smith hit a go-ahead dwelling run within the eighth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 3-2 on Sunday.
Chris Taylor added a pair of dwelling runs and the short-handed Dodgers gained consecutive video games in opposition to the Rockies with simply 4 complete runs.
Smith broke a tie with the house run to left heart with one out within the eighth in opposition to right-hander Carlos Estevez (2-2). It was his 14th dwelling run of the season and his third within the seven-game homestand.
Taylor hit dwelling runs within the first and fifth innings to present him 16 on the season. Phil Bickford (1-1) labored a scoreless inning for the victory, and Joe Kelly pitched a scoreless ninth inning for his first save.
Rockies right-hander Jon Grey dueled with Dodgers rookie right-hander Josiah Grey, with neither concerned within the resolution.
Elias Diaz hit a house run for the Rockies and Trevor Story had an RBI single. The Rockies did win the sequence opener Friday however have an MLB-low 10 highway victories this season.
Taylor led off the sport for the Dodgers with a house run, however a makeshift lineup was held in examine from there. Josiah Grey gave up two runs on three hits over 4 innings in his first profession begin with 4 walks and 6 strikeouts.
The Dodgers didn’t have both Mookie Betts (hip) or Cody Bellinger (hamstring) within the beginning lineup. Corey Seager (hand) has been out since Might.
The Rockies acquired issues began early in opposition to Josiah Grey with a leadoff stroll from Raimel Tapia, who stole second base. Tapia scored on Story’s two-out single to heart area.
Taylor hit his first dwelling run to left area on Jon Grey’s fourth pitch of the sport.
The Rockies took the lead within the second inning when Diaz hit his ninth dwelling run of the season. It was his second dwelling run of the sequence, with 5 of his 9 homers coming in July. The Dodgers tied it once more within the fifth on Taylor’s dwelling run.
The Dodgers fielded a beginning lineup that included Billy McKinnney in proper area, Matt Beaty at first base, Zach McKinstry at second and Luke Raley in left. The foursome went 0 for 13 with two walks from McKinney.
Rockies: RHP Robert Stephenson, on the injured checklist with higher again tightness, threw within the outfield and might be in line for a bullpen session when the crew strikes on to Anaheim to face the Los Angeles Angels this week.
Dodgers: After an extended await him to get better from proper him irritation, Betts lastly was positioned on the 10-day injured checklist retroactive to Thursday, whereas RHP Jimmy Nelson (left lumbar pressure) was activated from the IL. Betts final began a recreation July 17 and final appeared in a recreation Monday. … OF Cody Bellinger has not began in both of the final two video games due to a left hamstring harm however made a pinch-hit look within the seventh inning and grounded out.
The Rockies will and ship right-hander German Marquez (8-7, 3.50 ERA) to the mound Monday in opposition to the Angels within the opener of a three-game highway sequence. After an off day Monday, the Dodgers may have left-hander Julio Urias (12-3, 3.63) on the mound Tuesday at San Francisco to face a Giants crew that gained three of 4 at Dodger Stadium final week.