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Yasiel Puig launches homer, Clayton Kershaw rolls Padres in 4-0 win
Yasiel Puig launches homer, Clayton Kershaw rolls Padres in 4-0 win

Tuneups, that’s where the Dodgers are at. Fine tuning, healing, getting any bugs out before they start the postseason. Not a bad start Saturday in their 4-0 victory over the Padres in San Diego. If Clayton Kershaw was any more finely tuned he’d be a Steinway, Yasiel Puig would be a JPL rocket launcher and A.J. Ellis would be trying to convince people he’s really not the second coming of Johnny Bench. After playing their “B” team the previous night, the Dodgers rolled out their varsity lineup against the Padres, but no one loomed larger by game’s end than Kershaw. Polishing up his Cy Young numbers, Kershaw went seven mostly easy innings, holding the...

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