Los Angeles force series decider against Washington Nationals
13 October, 2016, 07:49 | Author: Lula Armstrong
He was one of the best pitchers in the National League that season, but he isn't Scherzer, who led the majors in strikeouts, the National League in innings pitched, and is in contention for his second Cy Young Award.
So while a six-month body of work might have set up Dave Roberts as a favorite to be named the National League Manager of the Year, what the Los Angeles Dodgers skipper does during the tight window that comes at the start of fall could actually resonate more.
"There's no room for feeling sorry for ourselves or 'poor me, '" Turner said.
One more chance to pursue the club's first World Series appearance in 28 years. And they blitzed the Nationals, a four-game sweep.
Jansen worked the ninth for a save, one day after giving up four late runs during Los Angeles' loss in Game 3. The Nationals won two of three in that series, getting the lethal version of Scherzer in a seven-inning, two-hit, 11-strikeout performance in the first game, then winning the finale on Jayson Werth's 12th-inning, lead-flipping walk-off double - a game in which the Nationals mounted a ninth-inning comeback against Hector Rondon, who has since been replaced as Chicago's closer by Aroldis Chapman. Going back to the end of the regular season, he's served up multiple dingers in three out of his last four starts.
Scherzer is 4-4 with a 3.93 ERA in 13 postseason games, with 11 starts. Max Scherzer, the team's ace, also gave up five earned runs in his outing, and Gio Gonzalez (three ER in 4.1 innings) and Joe Ross (four ER in 2.2 IP) also struggled on the mound against the Dodgers. Estrada allowed one run in 81/3 innings against the Rangers in the AL Division Series opener Thursday. The only player not yet used is Julio Urias, who is likely to be used in some capacity in Game 5.
"We talked about Rich as an option, obviously". Just like we're going to give our best effort that we've given all season. Zimmerman, on his way to the worst season of his career, was absolutely feeble that weekend, going 2 for 19.
Los Angeles took the lead when they came to bat in the first, with Adrian Gonzalez smashing a two-run homer over the right-field wall. "It's all exclusively on me". But he's not a scrub, either - David Price has a 5.54 career Postseason ERA and a 2-8 record.
The fifth game will be played on Wednesday night, with the victor meeting the Chicago Cubs.
"That's why we fought so hard for the home-field advantage", manager Dusty Baker said. The Nationals capitalized on a exhausted bullpen and brought home all three of those runs, tying up the game.
Pitching on short rest for the fourth consecutive postseason (the third time in an elimination game) Kershaw didn't dominate the Nationals' lineup - only half of it. Baez singled in the go-ahead run two batters later, and the Cubs capitalized on Gold Glove shortstop Brandon Crawford's second costly error and more untimely blunders by the Giants' once-reliable relief staff. "It's a weird feeling".
"Every pitch matters in this game", he said, "so sometimes you've just got to stop thinking about what's going on and just keep thinking about the next pitch and do it over and over and over again until you're done".
Kershaw said once the series began that he wanted to pitch Game 4, according to Roberts.
Ross, who finished the regular season with a 7-5 record and a 3.43 ERA in 19 starts, hasn't pitched since September 29 when he got a no-decision against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
On Thursday he will try to send the Nationals to their first postseason series win.
It's not nice to play against and it gives us another weapon in our armoury. "Against Austria we weren't and we needed to use it". It was effective so I am sure we will use it again. "I think whoever finishes above Austria will qualify", said Coleman.
About 150,000 customers of rural electric cooperatives in the Carolinas were also affected, according to the News Observer. Included in that number of outages are about 16,000 customers from Columbus and almost 15,000 in New Hanover.
The A9X chip, used in the current iPad Pro and the iPad Pro 9.7-inch, scored 5,523 in our multi-core test on GeekBench. On the other hand, the medium-screened tablet (10.5) will be marketed in commercial and education sectors.
We are playing the world champions in a fantastic stadium so what's not to relish? We have to collect ourselves again. Germany have bounced back from going out to hosts France in the semi-finals of Euro 2016 in typically robust fashion.
The exchanges are the latest reminder that the 42nd president is both a tremendous asset and a wild card for his wife's candidacy. Of course, Republicans jumped at the opportunity to post clips of Clinton's comments online.
Before August, 13% of inmates receiving clemency had used a firearm in the offense . "To now have a second chance at life". The commutations mean their sentences will either be drastically reduced or eliminated altogether.
During that period, Backpage's revenue from California totalled more than $51 million, the company's self-reporting shows. A spokesperson for the California attorney general's office said there are warrants out for their arrest.
Unlike in recent weeks, where the Vols found a miraculous way to win, the Aggies held on Saturday for a narrow victory. PLAYER AWARDS: Three Alabama players were named SEC players of the week, the conference announced Monday morning.
In an interview Friday, Love talked about the US team and said, "This is the best golf team maybe ever assembled". " ... The veteran has never won a PGA Tour event and faces nearly impossible odds to win the FedEx Cup.
Murphy formally announced his candidacy in May and loaned his campaign $10 million, establishing himself as a formidable threat. Lesniak says fellow-Democrat Steve Sweeney's decision not to run for governor had an impact on his decision.
Germany's Merkel calls for more support for Africa
Merkel later heads to Niger and then Ethiopia where she is to visit the African Union headquarters in the capital Addis Ababa. She told reporters after meeting President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita: "We have a strong interest in stabilizing the country".
Helping Hands holds October 12 candlelight vigil
The event will include guest speakers and a candle-lighting ceremony to honor and remember victims of domestic violence. In the area, CCA is doing their part to highlight the important issue of domestic violence within Cattaraugus County.
Sigourney Weaver joins cast of Marvel's 'Defenders'
Marvel teased that Weaver will play a big role, but it's being kept under wraps for now. "She is by definition a class act". Speaking of 'The Punisher , ' Deborah Ann Woll from Daredevil will join the cast of the spin-off series in season one.
Pence Says He Was "Offended" by Trump's Sexual Comments
With his invitation to Wisconsin rescinded, he said he would spend Saturday in NY preparing for the faceoff with Clinton. That has remained a classic example of when the party establishment took a responsible stand for the good of the nation.