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Sun Oct 29 201704:19RHP Charlie Morton became just second pitcher in club postseason...Charlie MortonSPAstrosFree Agent
RHP Charlie Morton became just the second pitcher in club postseason history to toss at least 6 1/3 innings allowing no more than one run with no walks and at least seven strikeouts on Saturday night in Game 4 of the World Series. RHP Brandon Backe hurled seven scoreless innings with no walks and seven strikeouts in Game 4 of the 2005 World Series at Minute Maid Park. Morton authored the 15th such performance in World Series history.
Sun Oct 29 201704:19CF George Springer clubbed home run in sixth inning in Game 4 on...George SpringerCF/RFAstrosThe Seals Guys
CF George Springer clubbed a home run in the sixth inning in Game 4 on Saturday night and now has five hits in the series, trying Lance Berkman and Willie Tavares for the most by an Astros hitter in the World Series. With two home runs, Springer is the first player in club history with multiple homers in the World Series and the first with four extra-base hits in the Fall Classic.
Sun Oct 29 201704:193B Alex Bregman hit fourth home run of postseason on Saturday ni...Alex Bregman3B/SSAstrosFree Agent
3B Alex Bregman hit his fourth home run of the postseason on Saturday night in Game 4 of the World Series, a solo shot off Dodgers RHP Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning. He became the fifth player age 23 or younger to hit four-plus homers in a postseason. Bregman is also the sixth player in history with an RBI in each of his four World Series games.
Sun Oct 29 201704:19RHP Ken Giles failed to get out in ninth inning of Game 4 in Wor...Ken GilesRPAstrosTexas BigSticks
RHP Ken Giles failed to get an out in the ninth inning of Game 4 in the World Series on Saturday night, allowing three runs, two hits and a walk. After posting 34 saves during the regular season and saving the clincher of the American League Division Series against the Boston Red Sox, Giles has allowed at least one run in six of seven appearances this postseason.
Sun Oct 29 201704:19DH Joc Pederson, at 25 years, 190 days old, became third younges...Joc PedersonCFDodgersDodger Blue
DH Joc Pederson, at 25 years, 190 days old, became the third youngest Dodgers player on Saturday night with a home run and three RBIs in a World Series game. The only Dodgers to accomplish the feat at a younger age were Pedro Guerrero (25, 121), who had a home run and five RBIs in Game 6 in 1981, and Gil Hodges (25, 188), who had a homer and three RBIs in Game 5 in 1949.
Sun Oct 29 201704:19LHP Alex Wood did not allow hit through 5 2/3 innings on Saturda...Alex WoodSPDodgersFree Agent
LHP Alex Wood did not allow a hit through 5 2/3 innings on Saturday night in Game 4 of the World Series before surrendering a solo home run to Astros CF George Springer. It marked the longest no-hit bid in World Series history by a Dodgers pitcher, eclipsing the previous mark of 4 2/3 innings by Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax in Game 1 of the 1963 World Series.
Sun Oct 29 201704:19RHP Brandon Morrow appeared in 11th postseason game, and has pit...Brandon MorrowRPCubsFree Agent
RHP Brandon Morrow appeared in his 11th postseason game, and has pitched in all but one of the Dodgers' postseason games. His 11 appearances are the most by a Dodgers pitcher in a postseason and three shy of the major league mark set by Indians LHP Paul Assenmacher in 1997. Morrow became the sixth Dodgers reliever to appear in at least four games in a World Series.
Sat Oct 28 201703:403B Alex Bregman became first player since Allen Craig in 2011 to...Alex Bregman3B/SSAstrosFree Agent
3B Alex Bregman became the first player since Allen Craig in 2011 to get an RBI in each of his first three World Series games. Bregman finished 0-for-3 with a walk and a sacrifice fly on Friday, and is the third major leaguer age 23 or younger with an RBI in each of his first three World Series games, joining Ben Chapman (four games, 1932) and Hall of Famer Joe Gordon (1938).
Sat Oct 28 201703:40C Brian McCann finished 3-4 with RBI single on Friday in World S...Brian McCannC/DHAstrosThe Seals Guys
C Brian McCann finished 3-for-4 with an RBI single on Friday in the World Series, setting a postseason high for hits in a game. McCann joins Brad Ausmus (Game 6 of the 2005 National League Championship Series) as the only catchers in club history with three hits in a postseason game.
Sat Oct 28 201703:40RHP Brad Peacock became eight pitcher in postseason history to p...Brad PeacockSPAstrosFree Agent
RHP Brad Peacock became the eight pitcher in postseason history to post a save with at least 3 2/3 innings in the World Series. Giants LHP Madison Bumgarner, who worked five innings in Game 7 in 2014, was the last pitcher to accomplish the feat. Yankees RHP Jim Coates (Game 4 of the 1961 World Series) and LHP Joe Page (Game 1 of the 1947 World Series) are the only American League pitchers to pull the trick.
Sat Oct 28 201703:40RHP Yu Darvish lasted just 1 2/3 innings, marking ninth time Dod...Yu DarvishSPDodgersPoison Pills
RHP Yu Darvish lasted just 1 2/3 innings, marking the ninth time a Dodgers pitcher recorded five outs of less in a World Series game. The outing was also the shortest of Darvish's career, regular season or postseason. His previous shortest outing came Sept. 2 at San Diego, with Darvish lasting just three innings while allowing five runs, eight hits and three walks. Darvish failed to get a strikeout for the first time in his career.
Sat Oct 28 201703:40PH/LF Andre Ethier pinch-hit in seventh inning and walkedAndre EthierRFDodgersFree Agent
PH/LF Andre Ethier pinch-hit in the seventh inning and walked. It marked his 48th career postseason game in a Dodgers uniform, the second most in franchise history. Ethier trails Bill Russell (1969-86) by one game.
Fri Oct 27 201704:10RHP Chase Anderson signed two-year contract extension with club ...Chase AndersonSPBrewersFree Agent
RHP Chase Anderson signed a two-year contract extension with club options for the 2020 and 2021 seasons, the team announced Thursday. The contract is guaranteed for $11.75 million for the two-year extension. It could reach $31.35 million with incentives over the four years if the options are picked up, according to MLB.com.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43SS Corey Seager hit home run in Game 2, becoming second-youngest...Corey SeagerSSDodgersSportsWiseGuy.com
SS Corey Seager hit a home run in Game 2, becoming the second-youngest Dodger to go deep in the World Series, at 23 years, 181 days. The only Dodger who was younger was Pete Reiser, who went deep in the 1941 World Series at 22 years, 202 days.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43LHP Rich Hill struck out seven batters in four-inning start in G...Rich HillSPDodgersWith the 5th Pick Truck Selects
LHP Rich Hill struck out seven batters in his four-inning start in Game 2. It was just the second time in World Series history a starter went just four innings while striking out seven. Cleveland RHP Trevor Bauer did the same in Game 5 of last year's World Series.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43RHP Kenley Jansen had converted al 12 of previous postseason sav...Kenley JansenRPDodgersRoto Value
RHP Kenley Jansen had converted al 12 of his previous postseason save attempts, before blowing one in Game 2 against the Astros. The next best consecutive save streak in the postseason is eight by five players. The Dodgers' bullpen saw its streak of 28 consecutive scoreless innings come to an end.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43INF/OF Enrique Hernandez recorded eighth RBI of 2017 postseason ...Kiké HernándezCF/LF/PH/SSDodgersFree Agent
INF/OF Enrique Hernandez recorded his eighth RBI of the 2017 postseason with a game-tying single in the 10th inning. The total is tied for seventh most in one postseason in Dodgers history. 3B Justin Turner holds the lead with 14 RBI this postseason alone.
Thu Oct 26 201705:432B Dustin Pedroia underwent successful surgery on left knee and ...Dustin Pedroia2BRed SoxOld Hoss
2B Dustin Pedroia underwent successful surgery on his left knee and will miss the start of the 2018 season, the Red Sox announced Wednesday. 'It is anticipated that Pedroia would return to games in approximately seven months," the Red Sox said in a press release. The 34-year-old Pedroia was on the disabled list twice after the All-Star break this season with what the Red Sox called inflammation. He had surgery on the left knee last offseason to repair a torn meniscus. Pedroia hit .293 with seven home runs and 62 RBIs in being limited to 105 games in 2017 -- his 11th season with the Red Sox.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43OF Joc Pederson hit home run in Game 2 after getting surprise st...Joc PedersonCFDodgersDodger Blue
OF Joc Pederson hit a home run in Game 2 after getting a surprise start in left field. Pederson has two postseason home runs, his game-tying shot in Game 2 on Wednesday and one in the Dodgers' Game 5 clincher of the NL Division Series last season at Washington. In four seasons, Pederson had played left field just six other times.
Thu Oct 26 201705:43RHP Justin Verlander gave up two home runs, but they were only t...Justin VerlanderSPAstrosPoison Pills
RHP Justin Verlander gave up two home runs, but they were the only two hits he allowed. Verlander, the MVP of the Astros' ALCS victory over the New York Yankees, has pitched in five games this postseason and his team has won them all. Verlander has a 2.05 ERA in the 2017 postseason over 30 2/3 innings.
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