What to make of Alex Wood?
In his last start, he held the Padres scoreless for seven innings. In his start Friday, he gave up eight runs to the Diamondbacks in less than two innings.
Surprise, the Dodgers went on to lose 12-4 to the Diamondbacks at Chase Field, their lead over the Giants in the National League West slipping to 7½ games.
It’s the first time since Aug. 21 that the Dodgers dropped a game in the standings.
It was Wood’s eighth start since being traded to the Dodgers at the non-waiver trade deadline. He is 3-4 with a 4.53 ERA as a Dodger. That’s at best mediocre stuff, which is hardly what the Dodgers had in mind when they...