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A.J. Ellis propels Dodgers to 1-0 win over Padres
A.J. Ellis propels Dodgers to 1-0 win over Padres

Catcher A.J. Ellis lifted the Dodgers to a walk-off, 1-0 victory over the San Diego Padres on Saturday night, driving in Adrian Gonzalez with a bases-loaded sacrifice fly to right field in the bottom of the ninth inning. The win moved the Dodgers back into first place in the NL West, half a game ahead of the San Francisco Giants.  Closer Kenley Jansen pitched one inning of scoreless relief and earned the victory as the Dodgers improved to 28-18 against division opponents. Gonzalez led off the ninth with a double to center field. Right-handed reliever Kevin Quackenbush struck out Matt Kemp and intentionally walked outfielder Andre Ethier, then third basemen Juan Uribe drew a walk to...

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