Friday: The sport went to the underside of the ninth inning tied, 2-2. Walker Buehler had dazzled for 9 innings, permitting solely three hits whereas putting out 16. He would get the win, due to a Matt Beaty walk-off homer:
One down, two to go …
Saturday: This one went to 11 with a 4-Four tie, however Alex Verdugo would come by.
Verdugo went Four for six with a double and two homers within the sport. Like Beaty, he is additionally a rookie.
Sunday: As soon as once more, the Dodgers and Rockies went to the underside of the ninth tied. This time it was 3-3. Beaty reached on an infield single earlier than a pair of outs. Beaty had superior to second on a wild pitch throughout Chris Taylor’s strikeout, so with first base open, the Rockies elected to place Russell Martin on. That introduced up the pitcher spot and rookie Will Smith pinch hit. Sure, a 3rd rookie and, sure, a 3rd straight rookie walk-off:
The Rockies truly had a 2-Zero lead within the seventh on this one, however Chris Taylor hit a three-run homer to take the lead and the Rockies received one again to tie it.
Ultimately, that is a Dodgers sweep. It would not get a lot more durable to take from the Rockies’ perspective. They performed the most effective crew within the NL robust as nails and depart with three heartbreaking losses.
The Dodgers, in the meantime, are actually 54-25, which is a 162-game tempo of 111 wins.