In case you missed it, there was some news that came out yesterday regarding Julio Urias. Read more about it here.
In other news, Joc hit career home run No. 100!
Joc Pederson became the 18th Los Angeles Dodger and 28th player in franchise history to reach the century mark in home runs.— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) May 15, 2019
The Dodgers won yet another Clayton Kershaw start. If it seems like they haven’t lost a game he starts in a while, it’s because they haven’t.
The @Dodgers have won 14 consecutive regular-season games started by Clayton Kershaw, nothing new for him - LA also won 13 straight Kershaw starts in 2014 & 16 straight in 2017.— Stats By STATS (@StatsBySTATS) May 15, 2019
He's the only pitcher in the live-ball era (since 1920) with 3 separate streaks of 13+ in his career.
Speaking of Kershaw, he went on the Ellen show as well.
Around the league...
Vlad Jr FINALLY hit his first career homer. Since he made us all wait so long, he decided to hit two on the night. Check out his first.
This is also really cool.
On the pitching side of things, Chris Sale was absolutely DOMINANT. He had 17 (!!!!) strikeouts in only seven innings.
Chris Sale is the...— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) May 15, 2019
- 1st pitcher since Max Scherzer (May 11, 2016) to strike out 17+.
- 1st LHP with 17+ K since Johan Santana (Aug. 19, 2007).
- 1st Red Sox pitcher to do so since Pedro Martínez (May 6, 2000).
- 1st pitcher to EVER strike out 17+ in 7 or fewer IP. pic.twitter.com/IulhkL73J5
The Brewers called up their No. 1 prospect, Keston Hiura.
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