National League West

Alex Wood and the Dodgers are not done rolling

Alex Wood and the Dodgers are not done rolling

The tomato can that was the New York Mets vacated Dodger Stadium on Thursday after being pummeled in a four-game sweep in which the Dodgers slugged 15 homers, a franchise record for a series.

Into the ring Friday night stepped the Colorado Rockies, an upstart with the third-best record in baseball and their sights set on dethroning the four-time defending National League West champions.

It wasn’t much of a fight. The Dodgers swatted away the Rockies like they were a fly on their shoulder, bunching five runs and 10 hits in the first four innings of a 6-1 victory in which left-hander Alex Wood continued his mound mastery.

Wood allowed one run and three hits in six innings,...

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