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Little goes right for Dodgers, Zack Greinke in 5-3 loss to Mets
Little goes right for Dodgers, Zack Greinke in 5-3 loss to Mets

It was going to happen someday. Nobody keeps a roll going like that forever, not even Zack Greinke. Inevitable as a spring breeze. Greinke’s streak of giving up two or fewer runs in 21 consecutive starts finally came to an end Thursday, if equipped with something of an asterisk. Only one of the three runs he surrendered was earned. And even if Justin Turner made up for an earlier costly error with a two-run homer that tied the score, a struggling start by Greinke and another flat performance by the Dodgers led to a 5-3 victory for the Mets at Citi Field. Greinke wasn’t awful or anything, but he was far from sharp. He struggled with his control most of the night and left...

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