Dodgers news ...
We’re still not over the magic of last night. You can read the TBLA game recap here.
Before the spectacular game on Wednesday night, Dave Roberts said he has believes that the bullpen will iron out their wrinkles.
Dave Roberts is obviously a man of great faith.
“I do believe it will pass,” the Dodgers manager said Wednesday of his faith that the team’s bullpen will produce better results than it has through the first 55 games of the season. “I believe in the guys that we have in the ’pen.” —Bill Plunkett, Orange County Register
Could Bellinger snag the highest WAR record in a season? Mike Petriello has more.
Around the league ...
MLB announced the host of the 2021 All-Star Game. It’s going to be in Atlanta!
Home of the 2021 @MLB All-Star Game: ATLANTA!#ChopOn pic.twitter.com/uRDbt06o5L— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) May 29, 2019
Some scary stuff went down on Wednesday in Houston. Jeff Passan wrote a column on why the MLB should extend their foul ball netting in response to a young child being hit by a line drive. You can read about what happened here.
Tough scene here at Minute Maid Park. Albert Almora Jr. hit a foul ball into the stands that hit a child. Almora is really shaken up.— Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) May 30, 2019
An adult ran with the child up the seats and out of view.
This breaks your heart. Almora overcome with emotions after his foul ball struck a young fan at Minute Maid Park. pic.twitter.com/9cGRixMK8S— Josh Frydman (@Josh_Frydman) May 30, 2019
With Astros shortstop Carlos Correa getting a broken rib from an at-home massage, MLB.com takes a look at other players who have been out because of some odd injuries.