Dodgers’ bullpen squanders another lead in loss to Diamondbacks

  • Dave Roberts # 30 of the Los Angeles Dodgers screams toward the Arizona Diamondbacks gamers as the Benches clear as the Diamondbacks beat the Dodgers 3-2 in eleven innings throughout a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Dave Roberts # 30 of the Los Angeles Dodgers shouts toward the Arizona Diamondbacks gamers as the Benches clear as the Diamondbacks defeated the Dodgers 3-2 in eleven innings during a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

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  • Dave Roberts # 30 of the Los Angeles Dodgers screams toward the Arizona Diamondbacks gamers as the Benches clear as the Diamondbacks beat the Dodgers 3-2 in eleven innings during a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Justin Turner # 10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers shouts towards the Arizona Diamondbacks gamers as the Benches clear as the Diamondbacks beat the Dodgers 3-2 in eleven innings throughout a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Benches clear between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Los Angeles Dodgers after the Diamondbacks defeated the Dodgers 3-2 in eleven innings throughout a MLB baseball game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Alleviation Bottle Archie Bradley # 25 of the Arizona Diamondbacks yells towards the Los Angeles Dodgers bench as the benches removed as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-2 in the l lth inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • A.J. Pollock # 11 of the Los Angeles Dodgers holds his wrist and also speaks toward residence plate umpire Ramon De Jesus # 18 after being called out after a review after being appealed the end of the bat versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the eleventh inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • A.J. Pollock # 11 of the Los Angeles Dodgers holds his wrist after he was called out on a review after being appealed the end of the bat versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the l lth inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Julio Urias # 7 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tosses to home plate versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the l lth inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Carson Kelly # 18 of the Arizona Diamondbacks drinks hands with third base coach Tony Perezchica # 3 after hitting a solo residence run versus the Los Angeles Dodgers in the l lth inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Kenley Jansen # 74 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws to the plate against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the ninth inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Cody Bellinger # 35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers goes out a ground bent on very first base against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the sixth inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Former Los Angeles Dodgers Ted Sizemore throws away the ceremonial pitch prior to a MLB baseball video game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Pedestrian Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks off the mound after retiring the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2nd inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Kristopher Negron # 9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prior to a MLB baseball video game between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Will Smith # 16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prior to a MLB baseball video game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Walker Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tosses to home plate against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Walker Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers after strolling a batter against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2nd inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Tyler White # 28 speaks to Max Muncy of the Los Angeles Dodgers before a MLB baseball game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Will Smith # 16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the very first inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Previous Los Angeles Dodgers Ted Sizemore tosses out the ceremonial pitch prior to a MLB baseball video game between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Cody Bellinger # 35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Walker Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws to the plate against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Corey Seager # 5 of the Los Angeles Dodgers signs autographs before a MLB baseball video game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers and also the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Dino Ebel # 12 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prior to a MLB baseball game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Tyler White # 28 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prior to a MLB baseball video game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Kristopher Negron # 9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers prior to a MLB baseball game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers and also the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Picture by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Will Smith # 16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Pedestrian Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers tosses to home plate versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Kristopher Negron # 9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers with Justin Turner # 10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers before a MLB baseball game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers and also the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Tyler White # 28 with Justin Turner # 10 of the Los Angeles Dodgers before a MLB baseball game in between the Los Angeles Dodgers as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Left fielder Kristopher Negron # 9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers catchers a fly ball by Jarrod Dyson (not visualized) of the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Walker Buehler # 21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers after strolling a batter versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2nd inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Arena on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • First baseman Tyler White # 28 of the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Cody Bellinger # 35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers makes a moving catch on a fly ball by Jarrod Dyson (not envisioned) of the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 7th inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Tyler White # 28 of the Los Angeles Dodgers against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 7th inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

  • Cody Bellinger # 35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers runs out a ground out to very first base versus the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 6th inning of a MLB baseball video game at Dodger Stadium on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 in Los Angeles, The Golden State. (Image by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG).

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LOS ANGELES– The Dodgers managed the opposite of a walk-off success Friday night.

After a 3-2 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks, gamers and coaches emptied both dugouts, as well as both bullpens, as well as strolled onto the field.

Archie Bradley was yelling at the Dodgers from the pitcher’s pile. Supervisor Dave Roberts was screaming at the Diamondbacks. Calmer heads eventually prevailed as the teams pulled back to their particular clubs, however, for a minute the scene was chaotic. Enough sparks flew that the postgame fireworks show at Dodger Stadium really felt anticlimactic.

It all began with a Carson Kelly home run against Kenley Jansen in the 9th inning, adhered to by one more versus Julio Urías in the 11th, and a replay review that created Roberts to break from his “generally very political” unsupported claims regarding umpiring.

” They missed it, that’s just a truth,” Roberts claimed. “You have a system in place to get it ideal as well as it was plainly incorrect. That influenced a video game. When a round hits a person’s wrist as well as stands out up, and replay claims that it was off the handle (of the bat)– where the gamer reacts and a ball off the handle’s not going to respond in this way– they impacted the game.”

The play concerned: with nobody out, a runner on first base, and also a 1-and-2 depend on A.J. Pollock, Bradley jammed Pollock with a fastball. The round struck something and appeared behind house plate. Kelly, the Diamondbacks’ catcher, caught the round airborne. Home base umpire Ramon De Jesus thought twice prior to calling Pollock out. Roberts tested the phone call.

Throughout the 1-minute, 53-second review, Pollock waited patiently in the beginning base. In the beginning he had actually recoiled from the pitch as if hurting; he would certainly later on claim the ball struck his wrist guard. In his mind and also his body, Pollock felt qualified to first base.

” I don’t recognize just how they do not get that,” Pollock said of the evaluation.

When the phone call was verified, Pollock walked back across the field to the third-base dugout. Bradley moved at Pollock to rush. That elicited a crude action from the Dodgers’ dugout.

” I’m simply walking off,” Pollock said. “I’m not really delighted about their call. I’m not going to sprint off as well as be all giggly. (Bradley) didn’t like that? Challenging. Whatever.”

The Dodgers had it tougher. They were three outs away from shutting their sixth straight win when Jansen permitted a single to Nick Ahmed, adhered to by an opposite-field, two-run home run to Kelly. The Dodgers had actually led 2-0 considering that the 3rd inning. Instantly the video game was tied 2-2.

In the 11th inning, Kelly unloaded on a 1-and-2 changeup from Urías for his second house run. The Dodgers have blown 20 conserves this season, greater than all however 5 significant league teams. It was Jansen’s fifth blown save in 31 chances this season.

Coincidentally, the last home run he allowed before Friday was likewise to Kelly– a solo shot on July 3.

” Both of them were up in the area,” Jansen stated of the pitches that led to Kelly’s crowning achievement. “Can not do anything concerning it. He took me to the opposite (field). Simply obtained to maintain my head up as well as obtain back again tomorrow.”

The Dodgers’ bats were not video game for a return this time around. They mustered only two hits, both in the third inning. After Cody Bellinger was deliberately walked in the third inning, the Dodgers made 22 successive outs until Joc Pederson strolled to start the 11th inning.

When Bradley struck out Will certainly Smith for the video game’s final out, moods flared.

” I absolutely looked into there and gazed at them when the video game was over,” Bradley stated. “They were still shouting. It resembles, man, I’m out here competing. I’m only going to take a lot. I’m not sitting there trying to combat every person. At the very same time, if you’re mosting likely to speak, I’m going to talk back.”

Roberts competed out between the lines, chewing out Diamondbacks bottle Robbie Ray. Ray, that was using athletic shorts hrs after being removed from the video game, shouted back.

” You’re not mosting likely to just rest there as well as allow you chew out me like that,” Ray told reporters. “If we desire to do something about it, then that’s fine. You’re not just going to wear it.”

The umpires never ever left the field, trying to stop a spoken run-in from ending up being physical. In that regard, they was successful.

The video game started as a pitcher’s duel between Ray as well as Dodgers starter Walker Buehler.

Buehler allowed four hits, walked three batters and struck one, however held the Diamondbacks in consult joggers on base over six shutout innings. He reduced his earned-run average for the season to 3.08– 2.33 at Dodger Arena.

The Dodgers scored their only runs in the 3rd inning. Corey Seager led off the inning with his team-leading 28th dual of the period. The next batter, Tyler White, drew a walk. Buehler bunted both joggers up a base prior to Pollock hit a fly round to limbo, deep sufficient for Seager to label up and also rating from 3rd.

The following batter, Justin Turner, drew a walk. Smith, batting 3rd for the very first time, stood out a double right into the left-center field space, scoring White. The Dodgers’ 2-0 lead supported up until the 9th inning.

Friday’s group (announced at 49,538) permitted the Dodgers to exceed 3 million followers for the 8th successive period. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, it was the earliest by both game (118) and day (Aug. 9) that Dodger Stadium attracted its 3 millionth follower.

Their enduring photo of this game will certainly have little do with a game. The Dodgers and also Diamondbacks have a long history of activities and also reactions that trigger benches to empty onto the area. In one remarkable circumstances, the Dodgers’ club emptied right into a Chase Field pool.

As for Friday’s fireworks, Roberts said, “I don’t think we prompted anything, to be straightforward with you.”

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