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This time Howie Kendrick sparks Dodgers' comeback in ninth
This time Howie Kendrick sparks Dodgers' comeback in ninth

The Dodgers were a lot of things last year on the way to 94 wins, but comeback kids they were not. When trailing after six innings, they went 2-54. When trailing after eight innings, they were 0-56. Eight games into the new season and it’s shaping up as a very different year. The Dodgers rallied with two runs in the bottom of the ninth Tuesday, beating the Mariners and closer Fernando Rodney, 6-5, on a two-run single by Howe Kendrick before a Dodger Stadium crowd of 43,115. The Dodgers are now 1-1 (corrected) in games they trailed after eight innings. Justin Turner started the rally in the ninth with a basehit and then was singled to third by Jimmy Rollins. When Carl Crawford...

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