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Scott Van Slyke lifts Dodgers over Rockies in 12th
Scott Van Slyke lifts Dodgers over Rockies in 12th

KEY MOMENT: Scott Van Slyke singled with one out in the 12th inning and came around to score the winning run by rounding the bases on a hit batter, a stolen base and a wild pitch. Van Slyke also had a run-scoring single, a stolen base and a run scored in the Dodgers’ four-run fifth-inning rally. AT THE PLATE: Van Slyke and Justin Turner were the only Dodgers with multiple hits. But Andre Ethier and Matt Kemp each scored one run and drove in one, as did Adrian Gonzalez, whose long first-inning homer, his 26th of the year, upped his major league-leading RBI total to 113. ON THE MOUND: Saturday’s game was essentially a tuneup for Dan Haren, who threw 78 pitches in five...

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