Dodgers news ...
Joc Pederson hit a pinch-hit home run to lift the Dodgers to a win over the Diamondbacks. They didn’t get swept! You can read the TBLA game recap here.
Scary stuff in Sunday’s game when Dustin May was hit by a comebacker on the head. He cleared concussion protocol and will be okay.
HUGE news! Gavin Lux will be called up later today and will make his MLB debut tonight.
Around the league ...
Justin Verlander threw the THIRD no-hitter of his career, adding to his sure-to-be Hall of Fame career. He became just the sixth pitcher in MLB history to throw three or more no-hitters in their career.
.@JustinVerlander is the first pitcher ever to throw TWO no-hitters in the same road stadium (Rogers Centre). pic.twitter.com/9Iqw2hSOzx— MLB Stats (@MLBStats) September 1, 2019
Richard Justice with MLB.com came up with seven bold predictions for the final month of the regular season, and they are interesting.
There are a bunch of notable September call-ups around the MLB, but do any of them compare to what the Dodgers have going on later?