Dodgers Sweep Rockies 7-5, David Value Earns 1st Common-Season Save – NBC Los Angeles
Justin Turner and Max Muncy every hit a three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 7-5 on Thursday evening as David Value earned his first regular-season save.
Muncy’s two-out drive within the seventh inning off reliever Yency Almonte (0-1) gave the defending World Collection champions a 6-5 lead on the best way to their sixth straight victory.
Value pitched out of bother within the ninth, hanging out two. Primarily a starter all through his 13-year profession, the left-hander has moved right into a aid position this season due to the Dodgers’ stacked and star-studded rotation. His solely different save got here as a rookie with Tampa Bay in Recreation 7 of the 2008 AL Championship Collection towards Boston.
Jimmy Nelson (1-1) labored a hitless inning in aid of starter Julio Urías and the Dodgers (11-2), with probably the most wins within the majors, gained at residence on Jackie Robinson Day.
Ryan McMahon and Garrett Hampson homered for struggling Colorado (3-10), which accomplished an 0-6 street journey.