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Dodgers can't always count on talent to bail them out from mistakes

Dodgers can't always count on talent to bail them out from mistakes

Remember what A.J. Ellis said as the Dodgers celebrated winning their division last month? “It's amazing what talent can do,” Ellis said. He could just as easily -- heck more easily -- have said the same thing surrounded by another champagne-soaked clubhouse Monday after the Dodgers beat the Braves to advance to the National League Championship Series. GRAPHIC: How the Dodgers won the West Talent, particularly great talent, can sometimes overcome mistakes. And before anyone gets too giddy over the division-clinching victory, let’s not forget the Dodgers managed it by overcoming several mistakes and questionable decisions: -- Adrian Gonzalez, a three-time Gold...

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