Manny Machado caught his wife’s first pitch before the game and hit a three-run homer to notch the first 100 RBI season of his career. ”It can’t get any better than this,” Machado said. The Dodgers’ 7-2 victory over the San Diego Padres kept their NL West lead at 1 1/2 games over Colorado, which won 5-1 at Arizona.
Posted: September 23, 2018, 5:21 am
Hyun-Jin Ryu has experienced more success against the San Diego Padres than any other major league team, and the Los Angeles Dodgers hope the left-hander continues that trend Sunday in the series finale at Dodger Stadium. The Dodgers (86-69) have a 1 1/2-game lead over the Colorado Rockies for first place in the National League West. After the Dodgers conclude the series with the Padres (62-93), they’ll play their final six games on the road.
Posted: September 23, 2018, 4:58 am