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Clayton Kershaw undone by long ball in Dodgers' 4-2 loss to Cubs

Clayton Kershaw undone by long ball in Dodgers' 4-2 loss to Cubs

A late-night flight, bizarrely hot and humid weather, Yasiel Puig with a brain cramp at second base, a small bank of lights apparently flickering out, the game played under protest and finally a little rain. And none of that was probably the strangest element to the Dodgers’ 4-2 loss Monday to the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Clayton Kershaw pitched great, outside of giving up two home runs in a ballpark where the wind was blowing out. Wrigley can be a launch pad in those conditions, and the Dodgers did get a couple of their own, Enrique Hernandez hitting a solo shot to open the scoring in the third and Joc Pederson adding a late solo homer in the ninth. But Kershaw has...

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