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Dodgers' Dan Haren seems to be wearing down
Dodgers' Dan Haren seems to be wearing down

Dan Haren is 33 now, his fastball several ticks slower than it was in the days he was an All-Star. At this stage of his career, what happened Saturday was bound to happen. Haren absorbed his worst beating of the season, when he was charged with eight runs over 5 1/3 innings in an 8-7 loss to the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Not even a five-run seventh inning could save the Dodgers, who remain in first place in the National League West. "We live with who he is," said Manager Don Mattingly. "He's not going to overpower anybody. He's going to have to get the ball to certain parts of the strike zone. He's going to give up some hits, he's going to give...

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