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Zack Greinke's scoreless innings streak at 43 2/3 after win over Nationals

Zack Greinke's scoreless innings streak at 43 2/3 after win over Nationals

A.J. Ellis was flustered. Making a sudden sixth-inning entrance Sunday as an injury replacement for starting catcher Yasmani Grandal, Ellis didn't know what was working for pitcher Zack Greinke and what wasn't. Greinke calmed his fears. "All my stuff's pretty nasty right now," Ellis said he was told by Greinke. Recalling the scene after the Dodgers' 5-0 victory over the Washington Nationals, Ellis laughed. Dominating the Nationals over the first eight innings, Greinke extended his scoreless streak to 43 2/3 innings. "He wasn't exaggerating," Ellis said. Greinke's scoreless streak is the fourth-longest in the majors in the...

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