Second Straight Blown Save by Kenley Jansen Stops Dodgers From Tying Giants for First Place

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Wilmer Flores deed a go-ahead, two-run homer disconnected person Kenley Jansen successful the ninth inning and the San Francisco Giants rallied past the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 connected Wednesday night.

Mike Yastrzemski homered aboriginal to assistance the Giants regain a two-game pb successful the NL West implicit the defending World Series champions. San Francisco has won 2 of 3 successful a four-game bid betwixt the longtime rivals that wraps up Thursday night.

The Giants had conscionable 4 hits earlier Flores' drive, which quieted the sellout assemblage astatine Dodger Stadium. Buster Posey delivered a pinch-hit azygous to commencement the ninth, and Flores followed with a two-run changeable to near tract that enactment San Francisco successful beforehand 3-2.

It was the 11th homer of the play for Flores. Jansen (1-3) fell to 21 for 25 successful prevention opportunities.

Victor Gonzalez walked Curt Casali with the bases loaded, making it 4-2.


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Tyler Rogers, who took the nonaccomplishment Tuesday aft allowing a game-ending homer to pinch-hitter Will Smith, earned his 11th prevention by pitching a scoreless ninth.

Jose Alvarez (3-1) worked a scoreless inning for the win.

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts was ejected successful the ninth.

Los Angeles starter Julio Urías pitched a gem, allowing conscionable 3 hits successful 7 innings. He struck retired 5 and walked one.

Urías gave up Yastrzemski's location tally but different silenced the Giants. He was trying to go the archetypal 13-game victor successful the majors.

Yastrzemski deed his 16th location tally successful the archetypal inning and 2nd successful 2 days.

Chris Taylor responded with a solo homer of his ain successful the bottommost of the first. Taylor is having a terrific July and has 3 location runs successful his past 2 games. He’s deed safely successful 14 of the past 17 games.

Cody Bellinger made a fantastic sliding drawback successful halfway tract for the Dodgers to rob Austin Slater of a deed successful the third.

AJ Pollock deed an RBI treble to the right-field country disconnected Logan Webb successful the 4th to people Bellinger and springiness Los Angeles a 2-1 lead.

Webb allowed 2 runs and 3 hits successful 5 innings.


The teams person combined for 37 location runs successful 9 games astatine Dodger Stadium this season. They person a combined 14 successful the series, tied for the second-most successful a four-game bid successful this rivalry.


Dodgers: OF Mookie Betts (hip pointer) was not successful the starting lineup for the 4th consecutive crippled and could onshore connected the injured list, Roberts said. ... 3B Justin Turner (shoulder) was not successful the starting lineup aft getting deed by a transportation from Alex Wood connected Tuesday. Roberts said Turner was going to get the nighttime disconnected anyway. Turner pinch deed successful the ninth.


Giants: RHP Anthony DeSclafani (10-4, 2.78 ERA) gave up 5 hits and 3 runs (all solo homers) successful 5 innings successful his past commencement against the Dodgers connected June 28.

Dodgers: RHP Walker Buehler (10-1, 2.37) has been ascendant against the Giants this season, going 2-0 with a 0.92 ERA successful 3 starts. He’s 6-0 with a 2.17 ERA successful 10 vocation games versus San Francisco.

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