Wednesday they completed a three-game sweep of the
And there wasn't a single comeback involved. No walk-off hit. No real dramatics at all. After the last couple of nights of walk-offs, it was all but routine.
The Dodgers jumped to a 3-0 lead in the first inning, added solo runs in the second and third innings, and then sort of hung on. The victory improved their record to 6-3.
The Mariners were a trendy preseason pick to come out of the
After scoring early, they picked up five mostly strong innings from
The Dodgers put Seattle prospect
Walker walked two before
Pederson also made an excellent diving catch of a
Anderson gave up one run in the fourth when Cruz homered, bringing his season total to six.
In the sixth inning, an error by Gonzalez, a Cano single and a walk loaded the bases for Seattle and ended the night for Anderson (1-0). A
Anderson was charged with two runs on six hits in his five-plus innings. He walked one and struck out three.
The Dodgers’ bullpen did the rest. Paco Rodriguez,