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Dodgers' winning streak goes boom in 16-1 loss to Phillies
Dodgers' winning streak goes boom in 16-1 loss to Phillies

Hey, if you’re going to have a six-game winning streak come to end, might as well make it a loss of the mushroom cloud variety. The historic kind. One of those no-doubters, a rub-your-nose-in-it losses where they kick sand on your face and snicker, and maybe stand over you and pound their chests. Losses like Friday’s 16-1 pasting at the hands of the Philadelphia Phillies, where the Dodgers saw their winning streak obliterated almost beyond memory before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 48,828. According to Elias Sports Bureau, it was the largest margin of defeat at home in Los Angeles Dodgers history. The last time they lost by more than 15 runs at home came in a 19-2 loss to...

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