Key Takeaways from Dodgers and Padres Series; Preview of Upcoming Rockies Series

Well, it wasn’t necessarily pretty or polished, but the Dodgers did what needed to be done against the San Diego Padres, taking two game out of three and re-extending their lead in the NL West. The Dodgers now lead the division by 3.5 games with 10 games to go in the regular season.

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Dodgers Extend Division Lead Over Padres, Clinch Playoff Berth

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In what was perhaps their most meaningful series so far this season, the Dodgers handled rival San Diego in the three-game set two games to one, re-stretching their division lead to 3-1/2 games. In the process, they were the first major league club to clinch a berth in the 2020 postseason.

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Dodgers’ Lead Down To 1.5 Games, Turner Returns

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In what is a very crucial series, the Dodgers saw their lead diminish to only 1.5 games ahead of the red-hot San Diego Padres after the first game. All seemed well when the Dodgers were leading 1-0, but then came the 7th inning and the Padres just mounted it on for a 7-2 victory.

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Dodgers Start Pivotal Series Against Padres with NL West Title on the Line

Note to self – do not title a blog post “Do the Dodgers Have a Pitching Problem” because then, they really will.

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Dodgers Trade Ross Stripling to Blue Jays at Deadline, Plus Other NL West Moves

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The 2020 trade deadline has come and passed, and the Dodgers did not add any members to their already stacked squad.

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Dodgers Injury News: Corey Seager Finally Returns to Lineup

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Following Thursday night’s game, the Los Angeles Dodgers will have finished one-third of this shortened season with at least 12 wins and a percentage point tie for the lead if not an all out lead.

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Dodgers News and Notes: Updates on Joe Kelly, Corey Seager and Padres Series

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As the Dodgers come off a series win against the San Francisco Giants, they start the new week by placing a pitcher on the injured list.

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Dodgers News and Notes: Musings on Max Muncy, Trimming Roster to 28 and More

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The Los Angeles Dodgers have finished their first road trip of this shortened season, going 7-2. Manager Dave Roberts rated the journey though Houston, Arizona and San Diego “a solid A.”

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Dodgers Look to Stay Hot Heading into San Diego

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It was a pretty good weekend series for the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Dodgers took three of four games, extending their record to 7-3 on the season and their current road trip record to 5-1.

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Dodgers Sweep Padres in Penultimate Series of Regular Season

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It’s hard to believe that there are just three games left in the 2019 regular season, but here we are. The Dodgers just finished up their final series against the San Diego Padres, sweeping them in a tidy 1-0 win. They are now have 103 wins on the season, and still have a shot at besting the 2017 who had 104 wins, and beating the Dodgers all-time regular season win total of 105.

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