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Dodgers shut out Rockies, 7-0, for series sweep
Dodgers shut out Rockies, 7-0, for series sweep

The scouting report on the Dodgers’ winter makeover: The team would have deeper pitching, better defense and not as much power. Check. Check. And oops. The Dodgers lead the National League in home runs. The team that dumped Matt Kemp and Hanley Ramirez hit three more home runs on Sunday, powering up for a 7-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies. The Dodgers completed a series sweep and extended their winning streak to seven games. They lead the NL West and open their next series Tuesday in San Francisco, where the defending World Series champion Giants have fallen into last place -- six games out of first -- two weeks into the season. Brandon McCarthy and two relievers...