Ian Kennedy

Dodgers beat Royals with 10th-inning walk-off walk to become first team to 60 wins this season

Dodgers beat Royals with 10th-inning walk-off walk to become first team to 60 wins this season

On the back of Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger’s neck and shoulders were splotches of rosin powder. He did not know who dumped the white dust upon him. But he knew when it happened, moments after he took a walk-off walk with the bases loaded in the 10th inning of a 5-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals, when his teammates mobbed Bellinger in the Dodger Stadium infield.

“I’ve got to shower,” Bellinger said. “It’s all over my hair.”

These are heady times for the Dodgers. They own the best record in baseball, a 60-29 mark that puts them on pace for a franchise-record 109 victories. They have won 25 out of their last 29 games, and 17 of their last 18 at home. Their winning...

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