Against a team like the Dodgers, that was still pretty good.
The Dodgers are 31-5 over their last 36 games and on pace for a 112-win season.
One thing to consider as well is that Scherzer has always been vulnerable to the home run ball. "Hopefully find out more". I have to side with Arizona here behind its ace.
The crowd, so appreciative of the spectacular and sustained success of the home team, did not dream of booing this rare off night ... no, check that. "I'm not optimistic. Hopefully we'll find out more tonight".
Kershaw, unbeaten in 15 consecutive starts, came out after 21 pitches.
"There's a lot of frustration", a visibly disappointed Kershaw said following the game. "Just countless hours of back maintenance and rehab just trying to stay healthy. It's good when you contribute to the team", Hill said.
Since the All-Star break, Giancarlo Stanton has five hits, four of which have been home runs. Stripling has been average so far this season, giving up 17 runs in 42.2 innings pitched. Last year, Kershaw went on the DL in late June and had the whole month of September to pitch his way back into form.
-The Nationals recalled catcher Pedro Severino and selected the contract of outfielder Andrew Stevenson from Triple-A Syracuse.
Tom Koehler (1-5) gave up six runs - five earned - and nine hits in 5 2/3 innings. "We won't know more until we get the scans, but we're holding out hope".
With some of the best bats in the league facing some of the very best pitchers, there are opportunities arising around the league for others to shine.
"I think that's to be determined", Roberts said. "Man, hopefully everything is all right". He struck out four and walked four.
But the veteran starter, who is making $12 million this year, has a history of shoulder trouble and was just 10-13 with a 4.67 ERA for the Braves last season.
Odor's two-run drive off Brad Boxberger (2-2) tied the score, and Gomez put the Rangers ahead 6-5 two pitches later.
He bounced back to be a 10-game winner for St. Louis in 2015 and 2016. If the deal is completed, the cost of acquiring Garcia would be reasonable. "Today was a good example of that". However, Arodys Vizcaino got out of the inning when Yasmani Grandal popped up. One batter earlier, Freddie Freeman drove in Atlanta's first run with a groundout.
The Braves will send Mike Foltynewicz against Dodgers in the series opener Thursday.
Jamaica goalkeeper Andre Blake kept the game scoreless with a series of saves while Mexico dominated possession despite missing most of its top players. "Teams come out and play their best against you". He belted a 3-0 pitch from reliever Rex Brothers into the right field bullpen. In his previous 10 starts, he had given up six runs in 62 innings.
NOTES: Dodgers 3B Justin Turner has bronchitis, but he returned to the starting lineup Sunday after missing Saturday's game.
With just 27 games left at Dodger Stadium, the Blue Crew guaranteed themselves a winning record at the Ravine in 2017. ESPN Stats & Info noted it was the third-shortest start in his career.
The uncertainty surrounding what Congress could do is already causing individual insurers to seek higher rates in 2018. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., also took the Wednesday lunch meeting as a chance to pitch his proposal co-sponsored with U.S.
I just feel sorry that they have a game on Wednesday and because of that they couldn't play the whole game with the best team". Neither approach is necessarily right and it's encouraging the Special One can choose from either as the season progresses.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has revealed that Manchester United squad are helping Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku settle at Old Trafford. United boss Mourinho was delighted with victory but warned the club needs to press on with its transfer dealings.
He got elected to disrupt Washington , he'll argue, and to force changes in the way business gets done. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was diagnosed with a glioblastoma, a common but also very malignant brain tumor.
It would have been easy for Linkin Park to churn out a formula with diminishing creative returns but expanding mansions. The band's latest studio album, " One More Light ", was released in May, and Linkin Park embarked on a world tour.
The pair of strikes marked just the third time in the Modern Era (1990-present) that two U.S. defenders scored in the same game. Kellyn Acosta had a chance of his own when Altidore centered a pass to him in the box, but Acosta's shot was wide.
Bardet struggles were reflected further when Froome, beginning 2min behind, nearly caught the Frenchman in the closing metres. The last remaining prize went to Barguil, a winner of two stages, who was named the most combative rider of the Tour.
Medina Mejías told CNN en Español he would join the resistance, returning to Venezuela as soon as the paperwork was in place. Protesters across Caracas set up roadblocks of tree branches and tires to protest Maduro's plans to change the constitution.
Firstly, Arsenal were lacking Sánchez, Koscielny, Kolašinac, Bellerín, and a few more starters in their game with Chelsea . The recent signing of Spanish striker Alvaro Morata , although expected, must have been soul destroying for the striker.
McConnell should accept the offer of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., to have bipartisan talks on shoring up the ACA. And the figures reported by the party committees can pale in comparison to the unlimited sums raised by independent super PACs.
The ORRA is an updated version of a bill Congressional Republicans passed in 2015, which eliminated major portions of the ACA. Marc Thiessen is a fellow with the American Enterprise Institute and former chief speechwriter to President George W.
Brandon Phillips in Braves' lineup on Sunday afternoon
Out of all those teams, I believe the '98 Yankees was the best of the bunch. "I thought I might have had a chance at a good one". An illness-plagued Freddie Freeman led off the 5th inning with a solo shot to left center field, and then things got wild.
Twins close to acquiring left-hander Jaime Garcia from Braves
The Braves closed the first half with a three game series sweep of the D-backs but seems to be struggling in the second half. On Thursday night, the Twins and Braves were believed to be negotiating over whether the Twins will pay the entire amount.
With So Many Obamacare Repeal Options In Play, Confusion Reigns
An influx of funding could mollify key moderate holdouts, but conservatives say they should be focused on policy changes instead. Fortunately, others are praising the women for standing up against legislation that would be terrible for women's health care.
Anti-abortion provisions in health bill in jeopardy — Dems
He admits in the article that he realizes the dynamics of the conference won't lead to full repeal, so he's willing to compromise. The nation's leaders should know that Americans will demand that they do just that - and that means Democrats and Republicans .
Chris Froome heads for fourth Tour de France win
He added he felt his immune system starting to react after the last stage in the high Alps and "I didn't feel well this morning". Ireland's Dan Martin and Nicolas Roche both finished safely in the peloton, with Martin sixth in the overall standings.
Costa Rica reach CONCACAF Gold Cup semis
Costa Rica figures to be the toughest test yet, but Arena said his team's point of emphasis on offense will be the same as always. That would mean a playoff against the fifth-place team from Asia in November for the right to go to Russia.
FIRST ALERT: Dryer and hotter weather starts today
The upper-air pattern is changing to one that will likely bring a significant reduction in the heat next week , and even beyond. A cold front should push through Monday night allowing temperatures to drop into the mid to upper 80s by Tuesday .
Attacks on health care will continue — Letter
Lawmakers could also appropriate federal funds for the cost-sharing subsidies, which have a price tag of about $7 billion a year. BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina blamed the problem for most of its nearly 23 percent premium increase for 2018.
Trump's troubles pile up as he marks sixth month in office
It would simply be about warning Trump not to transgress this critical boundary, and about fighting for our freedoms if he does. Manafort's business activities in Ukraine when he worked as a consultant to the pro-Russia Party of Regions".