Los Angeles Dodgers

LA as confident as can be with G7 at home
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The last time the Dodgers played a World Series Game 7, Sandy Koufax pitched a three-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts on two days’ rest to best the Twins on the road in 1965. That’s not happening on Wednesday, and not just because Koufax is 81 and sitting in the front row of the owner’s box. […]

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Riveting World Series comes down to Game 7
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It had to be this way. One of the all-time great World Series — a mesmerizing matchup between two 100-win teams that has been even better than advertised — had to go the distance, and the Dodgers were more than happy to honor that idea with their 3-1 Game 6 victory over the Astros on […]

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World Series Game 6: In Real Life
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MLB.com is on the scene with the latest from Dodger Stadium as excitement builds for Game 6 of the World Series between the Astros and Dodgers.

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Can LA come back? History shows it's possible
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For the Dodgers to capture their first World Series crown since 1988, Los Angeles will have to fight back from a 3-2 deficit by winning the next two games. That’ll be tough, but it’s certainly doable.

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How Roberts can get 27 outs, force Game 7
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Headed into Game 6, Dave Roberts and the Dodgers have to map out a plan to get the pitching staff through 27 outs, which won’t be easy given how tired some of the team’s most important arms are. How can they do it? Let’s offer a strategy.

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Justin Turner World Series off-day interview
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Justin Turner takes questions ahead of the Dodgers’ must-win Game 6 against the Astros.

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Dave Roberts World Series off-day interview
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Dave Roberts answers questions ahead of the Dodgers’ must-win Game 6 against the Astros.

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Wood welcomes chance to pitch from 'pen
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Wouldn’t it be sweet for Alex Wood to come full circle, to open 2017 in the Dodgers’ bullpen because he wasn’t deemed good enough to start, then close 2017 as a World Series hero by bailing out a beleaguered relief corps because right now he’s better than the rest?

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Trying to follow up the madness of Game 5
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It’s probably for the best that the Astros and Dodgers got a break on Monday. Sure, cross-country travel can be draining, but it would have been asking a lot for them to get back at it following Sunday’s jaw-dropping Game 5 World Series epic. So it’s worth asking the question, when two teams play that […]

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Turner to resume 3B duty after 1 game at DH
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Shifted into the designated hitter spot for Game 5 to help lessen the strain on his tight left calf, Justin Turner plans to be back at third base on Tuesday when the Dodgers host the Astros in Game 6 of the World Series.

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LA relying on home-field advantage to knot WS
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When the Dodgers lost 11 straight and 16 of 17 in the late stages of the season, their best record in baseball was in jeopardy and, along with it because of a rule change, the home-field advantage for the World Series.

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Joc-tober: Pederson reclaims role with LA
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There’s no better time for redemption than the World Series, and that’s exactly what’s happened for Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson against the Astros. He’s redeemed himself.

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