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TBLA Wednesday morning links: August 21, 2019

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MLB: Toronto Blue Jays at Los Angeles Dodgers Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Dodgers news...

The Home Run Derby came early to Los Angeles, as the Dodgers hit five homers in their 16-3 victory over the Blue Jays. You can read about it in the recap here!

Prior to the game, newly-acquired Laker Anthony Davis threw out the first pitch!

Cody Bellinger reached the 100 RBI milestone. He’s also the youngest player in franchise history with 40 homers and 100 RBI in a season.

Yet again, the Dodgers hit a lot of homers.

Check out this great piece on the Dodgers’ hitting coach, Robert Van Scoyoc.

Read it here.

Around the league....

If you’re expecting a shutout from your starting pitcher, don’t expect it to come against the Yankees.