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Corey Seager crashes slugfest in Dodgers' 9-5 victory over Arizona

Corey Seager crashes slugfest in Dodgers' 9-5 victory over Arizona

Years from now, if fans who were at Chase Field on Saturday night look back at the Dodgers' 9-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks, they probably won't be able to remember the final score or how the result affected the standings.

If Corey Seager has the kind of career the Dodgers envision, what those fans will recall is that they saw the 21-year-old shortstop launch his first major league home run.

Five innings into the slugfest, Seager crashed his bat into an 86-mph cut fastball by reliever Josh Collmenter, sending the baseball over the right-field fence and several rows of seats behind the visiting bullpen. The solo home run extended the Dodgers' lead to 8-3.

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