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Nats complete their sweep of the twins with a 16 inning thriller

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This was a wild game that seemed like it would never end. Steven Strasburg and Tyler Duffey were the starting pitchers today and they both pitched pretty well. 189 more words


Dodgers Edge Braves In Extra Innings For Second Day In A Row

ATLANTA (AP) — Clayton Kershaw didn’t have his best stuff. Even tried a blooper pitch.

Not that it made much difference.

Kershaw limited the Atlanta Braves to one run over eight innings despite giving up 10 hits, and the Los Angeles Dodgers pulled out a 2-1 victory Thursday on Yasmani Grandal’s RBI double in the 10th. 630 more words


Are extra-innings contests evenly matched? (Mets Game 14)

The Mets lost to the Phillies in 11 innings last night. That was a surprising result – based on the run scoring in the first two games, the Pythagorean expectation for the same Mets team facing the same Phillies team would have been around 95.5%. 308 more words


Dodgers Beat Braves In Extra Innings On Turner Double

ATLANTA (AP) — Justin Turner gave Los Angeles the lead with a 10th-inning double and the Dodgers beat Atlanta 5-3 on Wednesday night to snap the Braves’ four-game winning streak. 405 more words