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Dodgers beat Cubs, 4-0, as Justin Turner continues to be a big hit

Dodgers beat Cubs, 4-0, as Justin Turner continues to be a big hit

CHICAGO — Justin Turner shrugged. "Game of inches, huh?" he said. Turner fell an inch short of his 11th home run of the season Thursday, as replay officials ruled the ball he hit in the seventh inning hit the top of the short protruding fence in front of the left-field wall before bouncing back on the grass at Wrigley Field. The original home run call was overturned. The final verdict: triple. "I'll take it," Turner said. Why not? With a 4-0 victory, the first-place Dodgers salvaged a split of a four-game series against the Chicago Cubs. Turner was the $270-million team's No. 3 hitter for three of the games. He batted there Thursday, as...

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