The bugler sounded the charge and over the hill they came, roaring through every would-be contender, sparing not a single team and taking absolute control of the
Or maybe not.
Find encouragement if you choose, but don’t get overly excited about the
They are playing a tad better, but mostly it’s been a case of the
Which is not to say the Dodgers have been awful or anything, but it's not like they've suddenly become world beaters, ready to go on another 42-8 run, either. In their last 20 games, they've gone 10-10.
“I know we had a pretty good record, but I feel like we didn’t play that well the first month,” said right-hander
"I feel we've been playing well for a long time."
They've played well enough, that with a major assist from the Giants, they've slipped back into the race. If it feels like something of a faux charge, they are nonetheless now five games back.