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'Psycho' Rich Hill is again on display in Dodgers' 4-3 loss to the Padres

'Psycho' Rich Hill is again on display in Dodgers' 4-3 loss to the Padres

As her husband Rich stepped into the batter’s box, Caitlin Hill lifted her iPhone, centered the camera and pressed record. She was sitting a dozen rows behind Citi Field’s home plate last weekend with their 5-year-old son, Brice. Caitlin joked to Brice that they might see history: Rich’s first home run. Instead the video memorialized his alter ego, a man one of his Dodgers teammates dubbed “Psycho Rich.”

When Mets pitcher Seth Lugo fired a 93 mph fastball, Hill lunged to bunt. He whiffed, whirled around and unleashed a one-word expletive into the summer afternoon air. The noise perked up Brice’s ears.

“Daddy! Why did you yell?” Brice said. He turned to his mother. “Why is...

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