Clayton Kershaw stumbles in 9-5 win over Diamondbacks, Dodgers clinch Game 1 of NLDS - Yahoo Sports

Yahoo SportsClayton Kershaw stumbles in 9-5 win over Diamondbacks, Dodgers clinch Game 1 of NLDSYahoo SportsYou can add Clayton Kershaw to the list of postseason aces that have dropped the ball this month. The Dodgers' powerhouse lefty cruised through six innings of three-hit, two-run ball before the Diamondbacks caught up with him, mashing back-to-back home ...and more »

2017 NLDS: Start Times For Dodgers-Diamondbacks Game 3 And Potential Games 4 And 5 Announced - Dodger Blue (blog)

Dodger Blue (blog)2017 NLDS: Start Times For Dodgers-Diamondbacks Game 3 And Potential Games 4 And 5 AnnouncedDodger Blue (blog)The National League Division Series matchup between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks will shift to Chase Field on Monday for Game 3, and if necessary a Game 4 on Tuesday. MLB announced start times for those contests, but they ...and more »

NLDS Game 1: Tongue-in-cheek October start for Yasiel Puig, Dodgers - Yahoo Sports

Yahoo SportsNLDS Game 1: Tongue-in-cheek October start for Yasiel Puig, DodgersYahoo Sports“Blahahahaa,” he said again, and he grinned, and Justin Turner reddened and giggled so hard his body shook, like this was about the most absurd thing he'd ever seen. That is, Yasiel Puig re-enacting the triple and the tongue flap that followed, that ...and more »

Clayton Kershaw: 'No Excuses' After Allowing 4 Home Runs In Dodgers NLDS Game 1 Win - Dodger Blue (blog)

Dodger Blue (blog)Clayton Kershaw: 'No Excuses' After Allowing 4 Home Runs In Dodgers NLDS Game 1 WinDodger Blue (blog)Clayton Kershaw allowed 23 home runs during the regular season, most of his career and seven more than his previous high mark set in 2012. That trend carried into Game 1 of the National League Division Series, as the Arizona Diamondbacks pounded the ...and more »

Miller: Dodgers jump on Diamondbacks, then romp to Yasiel Puig's antics - OCRegister

OCRegisterMiller: Dodgers jump on Diamondbacks, then romp to Yasiel Puig's anticsOCRegisterThe Dodgers' Yasiel Puig celebrates after legging out a triple during the seventh inning of Friday's National League Divisional Series baseball opener at Dodger Stadium. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG). 0 Comments. By Jeff Miller ...and more »

Post-hit reactions don't get better than Yasiel Puig's tongue-wag after an NLDS Game 1 triple - MLB.com

MLB.comPost-hit reactions don't get better than Yasiel Puig's tongue-wag after an NLDS Game 1 tripleMLB.comYasiel Puig had an eventful Friday night. First, the Dodgers right fielder licked his bat, made a funny face upon realizing that doesn't taste very good, and promptly hit an RBI double in the team's four-run first inning in their 9-5 win over the D ...and more »

Dodgers: NLDS Results the Blue Crew Takes Game One - Dodgers Way

Dodgers WayDodgers: NLDS Results the Blue Crew Takes Game OneDodgers WayThe year of the long ball has yet to cease its reign this season, the 2017 MLB Playoffs have not been spared so far. Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw came into tonight's start having allowed a career-high 23 home runs this season. Tonight's game ...and more »

Clayton Kershaw allows record-tying 4 home runs in Game 1 win - True Blue LA

True Blue LAClayton Kershaw allows record-tying 4 home runs in Game 1 winTrue Blue LALOS ANGELES — Clayton Kershaw picked up his first career home playoff win in most bizarre fashion on Friday night, in the Dodgers' 9-5 win over the Diamondbacks in Game 1 of the NLDS at Dodger Stadium. Staked to a 7-1 lead, Kershaw allowed a solo ...and more »

Whicker: Dodgers, Cody Bellinger show their leathery side in Game 1 win - LA Daily News

LA Daily NewsWhicker: Dodgers, Cody Bellinger show their leathery side in Game 1 winLA Daily NewsThe Dodgers' Cody Bellinger scores past Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Jeff Mathis on a double by teammate Yasiel Puig (not pictured) during the first inning of Friday's National League Divisional Series opener at Dodger Stadium. (Photo by Keith ...and more »

Notebook: D-backs take Kershaw deep four times, but lose in Game 1 - Arizona Sports

Arizona SportsNotebook: D-backs take Kershaw deep four times, but lose in Game 1Arizona SportsArizona Diamondbacks' Ketel Marte, right, celebrates his home run with Jeff Mathis during the seventh inning of Game 1 of the baseball team's National League Division Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017.and more »

Bickley: Robbie Ray is Diamondbacks' best weapon in NLDS - AZCentral.com

AZCentral.comBickley: Robbie Ray is Diamondbacks' best weapon in NLDSAZCentral.comazcentral sports columnist Dan Bickley wraps up the Diamondbacks' NLDS Game 1 loss to the Dodgers, discussing Torey Lovullo's rough night and the need for an ace performance from Robbie Ray in Game 2, in Los Angeles on Friday. 1 of 46. Skip in Skip.and more »

Justin Turner's record 5 RBIs send Dodgers over Diamondbacks - Chron.com

Chron.comJustin Turner's record 5 RBIs send Dodgers over DiamondbacksChron.comLOS ANGELES (AP) — Clayton Kershaw still hasn't figured out how to dominate in October. This time, he couldn't even keep the ball in the yard. Justin Turner and the Los Angeles Dodgers made sure it hardly mattered in a strong postseason opener.and more »

Turner's record 5 RBIs drive Dodgers to 9-5 win over D-backs - ABC News

Turner's record 5 RBIs drive Dodgers to 9-5 win over D-backsABC NewsLos Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw throws to an Arizona Diamondbacks batter during first inning of Game 1 of a baseball National League Division Series in Los Angeles, Friday, Oct. 6, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)more +. 0 Shares.and more »

Baseball: Darvish to start Game 3 for Dodgers in NLDS - Kyodo News Plus

Kyodo News PlusBaseball: Darvish to start Game 3 for Dodgers in NLDSKyodo News PlusJapanese right-hander Yu Darvish will start Game 3 of the National League Division Series against the Arizona Diamondbacks next week, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Friday. Darvish will take the mound Monday in an away game at Chase Field, ...and more »

It wasn't Clayton Kershaw's best night, but the Dodgers looked like their old selves - Washington Post

Washington PostIt wasn't Clayton Kershaw's best night, but the Dodgers looked like their old selvesWashington PostLOS ANGELES — If the past winners of the Cy Young Award were a fraternity, this was the week the dean put the lot of them on double-secret probation. By the time Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw took the mound Friday night at Dodger Stadium ...and more »

Dodgers' Game 1 win over Diamondbacks felt like old times - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesDodgers' Game 1 win over Diamondbacks felt like old timesLos Angeles TimesVin was waving to the crowd again. Newk was whipping one across the plate again. The ageless Sandy Koufax was in the box seats, the new Sandy Koufax was on the mound, and the once-brilliant Dodgers were those Dodgers again. Welcome back ...and more »

NLDS: Dodgers beat Diamondbacks 9-5 - Tucson News Now

NLDS: Dodgers beat Diamondbacks 9-5Tucson News NowLOS ANGELES (AP) -. Justin Turner homered and drove in five runs, Clayton Kershaw won despite giving up four homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers roared to a 9-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night in their NL Division Series opener.and more »

For the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, fearlessness was the key - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesFor the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, fearlessness was the keyLos Angeles TimesBy themselves, the home runs could be viewed as an aberration. In the context of the last month, they are a clear sign of trouble. Clayton Kershaw isn't himself. Kershaw became the first pitcher in Dodgers history to serve up four home runs in a ...and more »

Dodgers Defeat Diamondbacks 9-5 in NLDS Game 1; Justin Turner with 5 RBI - Bleacher Report

Dodgers Defeat Diamondbacks 9-5 in NLDS Game 1; Justin Turner with 5 RBIBleacher ReportJustin Turner knocked in five runs and Yasiel Puig drove in two more as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-5 in Game 1 of their National League Championship Series. Per Scott Miller of Bleacher Report, Turner's five RBI tied a ...and more »

Justin Turner's big night fuels Dodgers to 1-0 series lead - ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Justin Turner's big night fuels Dodgers to 1-0 series leadESPN (blog)LOS ANGELES -- Baseball's postseason is a time of resetting in that everyone begins at 0-0. Still, each team brings with it the baggage of the regular season, the sixth-month slog during which narratives are constructed. The Los Angeles Dodgers got a ...and more »