Dave Roberts gives his thoughts on the 7-6 loss
Cody Bellinger continues his amazing start to the season
With that home run, Cody Bellinger is officially tied with Matt Kemp for the most home runs ever hit by a Dodger in March/April with 12. He also set the RBI record with 30, passing Ron Cey.— Blake Harris (@BlakeHarrisTBLA) April 25, 2019
He now has 38 hits. The Dodgers record is Rafael Furcal, who had 43 back in 2008.
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It’s official. Vladimir Guerrero Jr., baseball’s No. 1 prospect, will be making his MLB debut this Friday. Here’s what his Hall-of-Fame dad said on Twitter.
My son! The country that saw you as a child will now see you turn into a big one.— Vladimir Guerrero (@VladGuerrero27) April 25, 2019
Working hard everything can be done. I’m proud of you!
Love you! ❤️ pic.twitter.com/WJyLBVKWoR
With Guerrero Jr. making hid debut, check out the best father/son duos in MLB history!
Free-agent starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez agreed to a deal with the Brewers
Free-agent left-hander Gio Gonzalez in agreement with #Brewers on one-year, $2M major-league contract, sources tell The Athletic. Deal also includes $2M in performance bonuses. Guarantee is in full, not pro-rated.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) April 24, 2019
The craziest double play of the day!
HIDDEN BALL TRICK ALERT
In the final bit of news, Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia needs three more strikeouts to reach 3,000 for his career. He will become the 17th pitcher in major league history to accomplish the feat. More impressively, he’ll be the third ever left-handed pitcher to reach the milestone, joining Randy Johnson (4,875) and Steve Carlton (4,136).