LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pitching and excellent sufficient hitting acquired the Dodgers support to winning.
Julio Urías threw seven shutout innings for his valuable league-main 17th victory, Max Muncy slugged a two-rush homer and Los Angeles beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Friday night to snap a two-game skid.
“It used to be truly crucial for us to rep ahead of this assortment,” Urías talked about by a translator. “On a deepest present, very gigantic to rep those victories.”
Urías (17-3) scattered three hits, struck out seven and walked one to live unbeaten in his last 13 starts, going 8-0 in that stretch. The left-hander hasn’t lost since June 21 at San Diego.
“He’s a front-line starter and when he takes the baseball, we quiz to seize,” manager Dave Roberts talked about. “For him to head deep tonight presentations his development and maturity.”
Padres All-Essential particular person shortstop Jake Cronenworth acquired hit on his left hand by a pitch in the third and later left the sport. Manager Jayce Tingler talked about Cronenworth has a cramped fracture on his left ring finger and can be re-evaluated over the following few days.
Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth for his 31st place.
The Dodgers remained 2 1/2 video games at the support of NL West-main San Francisco and improved to a significant league-best 47-23 at home with their 15th shutout.
Muncy’s 32nd homer off Joe Musgrove (10-9) gave the Dodgers a 2-0 lead in the third. Mookie Betts singled for the Dodgers’ first hit of the sport and scored on Muncy’s shot to honest.
Musgrove gave up three runs and four hits in six innings. The honest-hander struck out seven and walked a season-high five.
“Pretty didn’t like a huge arsenal to work with,” Musgrove talked about. “The walks obviously ruin me plenty. Pretty a lot of wasted pitches, a lot of prolonged innings. I made the night plenty more difficult on myself than I mandatory to.”
The Dodgers prolonged their end result in just a few-0 in the fourth. Chris Taylor’s sacrifice fly scored Will Smith, who doubled and took third on Musgrove’s wild pitch.
The Padres had factual two runners reach 2d irascible until the eighth. Blake Treinen gave up support-to-support, two-out singles to Ha-Seong Kim and Fernando Tatis Jr., inserting the tying rush at the plate. But Wil Myers struck out swinging to entire the threat.
Archaic Dodger Manny Machado, who used to be booed heartily, went 0 for 3 with a walk. Tatis used to be 2 for 4 with two strikeouts in the Padres’ third straight loss.
Mired in an offensive dart, Taylor made two stellar defensive plays in center discipline. He had a snow-cone take care of against Myers in the fourth and robbed Machado of a two-rush homer at the wall to entire the fifth.
“He used to be sitting on that pitch all night, he used to be working me to develop that pitch,” Urías talked about. “I believed it used to be going to head over the fence. Fortunately, it didn’t and it used to be a huge play by Chris.”
Taylor almost nabbed a third take care of. A ball hit by Myers went off the tip of Taylor’s glove for a two-out double in the sixth.
San Diego fell valid into a tie with Cincinnati for the 2d NL wild card.
“Everybody is in that lull honest now of feeling we can’t rep things honest,” Musgrove talked about. “Underperforming the last month and a half has truly position us support.”
MAKE OR BREAK
The Padres opened a truly crucial 10-game boulevard outing in their reveal to procure the 2d NL wild card web page.
They’ve the toughest last energy of agenda at .605, and the fewest last home video games in the majors with six.
All of the Padres’ last video games are against opponents that at existing comprise winning records, and in addition they’re the valid group in baseball with none upcoming video games against teams that are at existing .500 or worse. They’re 37-31 against teams with winning records.
The Dodgers recalled infielder-outfielder Matt Beaty for his third stint with them and recalled infielder Gavin Lux for his 2d stint.
Beaty has batted .262 with five home runs and 34 RBI in 105 video games.
Lux has hit .221 with six homers and 37 RBI in 85 video games. He went 0 for 2 with a walk ahead of being replaced in the outfield, where he performed for the predominant time in his gigantic league career.
Outfielder Billy McKinney went on the injured listing with left hip impingement. He’s split the season between Milwaukee, Recent York and Los Angeles, batting a blended .192 with nine homers and 27 RBI in 116 video games. In 37 video games with the Dodgers, McKinney has hit .146 with one homer and seven RBI.
The group optioned honest-hander Andre Jackson a day after he used to be recalled however didn’t appear in a game. Jackson is 0-1 with a 1.04 ERA and seven strikeouts in two valuable league video games this season.
Dodgers: LHP Clayton Kershaw is expected to begin Monday against Arizona and pitch four innings. He’s been on the injured listing since July 7 with elbow irritation. … LHP Danny Duffy (forearm) threw a bullpen.
Padres: RHP Chris Paddack (7-6, 4.95 ERA) makes his third birth since strolling again from the IL.
Dodgers: RHP Walker Buehler (13-3, 2.31) is unbeaten in eight career starts against the Padres, going 4-0 with a 1.54 ERA. The Dodgers are 6-2 in those video games.
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