Jul 20, 2021; Los Angeles, California, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Will Smith (16) rounds the bases after hitting a stroll off three run residence run in opposition to the San Francisco Giants through the ninth inning at Dodger Stadium. Obligatory Credit score: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports activities
July 21, 2021
Pinch hitter Will Smith belted a walk-off, three-run homer to carry the Los Angeles Dodgers to an 8-6 win in opposition to the visiting San Francisco Giants on Tuesday.
Tyler Rogers (1-1) was referred to as on to shut the ninth, however he walked the primary two batters, Chris Taylor and Matt Beaty, on 9 pitches earlier than giving up a towering residence run to Smith.
Taylor homered twice and doubled for Los Angeles. The Dodgers performed with out proper fielder Mookie Betts (hip pointer), and so they misplaced third baseman Justin Turner (knee contusion) and second baseman Max Muncy (shoulder contusion) through the sport after they have been hit by pitches.
Alex Dickerson, LaMonte Wade Jr., Thairo Estrada and Mike Yastrzemski homered for the Giants, who led 6-1 within the fifth inning.
Diamondbacks 11, Pirates 6
Josh Reddick delivered a tiebreaking two-run single throughout an eight-run seventh inning to assist Arizona document a comeback victory over Pittsburgh in Phoenix.
Josh VanMeter had three RBIs within the seventh inning, with a run-scoring triple and two-run double, because the Diamondbacks despatched 13 batters to the plate. VanMeter, who didn’t begin, went 3-for-3 to assist Arizona win a 3rd straight sport for the primary time since April 25-27.
Gregory Polanco and John Nogowski every smacked two-run homers for the Pirates, who misplaced their third straight sport.
Cubs 7, Cardinals 6
Ian Happ’s two-run double capped a six-run ninth inning as Chicago handed nearer Alex Reyes his first profession blown save in a win over host St. Louis.
Chicago trailed 6-1 earlier than loading the bases in opposition to Luis Garcia within the ninth. Reyes (5-4) changed Garcia and promptly walked in a run earlier than placing out Willson Contreras. Anthony Rizzo then walked to usher in one other run, and Javier Baez adopted with a two-run single to chop the deficit to 6-5. Happ’s two-run double to proper discipline accomplished the comeback.
Nolan Arenado, Tommy Edman and pinch hitter Jose Rondon every homered for St. Louis.
Mariners 6, Rockies 4
Dylan Moore homered and Ty France and Cal Raleigh every drove in two runs as Seattle beat host Colorado.
Marco Gonzales pitched 5 innings of two-run ball to earn his first win since April 15. Kendall Graveman tossed a scoreless ninth inning to select up his ninth save.
Connor Joe hit his first profession residence run and completed with two hits and C.J. Cron additionally went deep for the Rockies. Garrett Hampson, Elias Diaz and Charlie Blackmon had two hits apiece for Colorado.
White Sox 9, Twins 5
Jose Abreu drove in 4 runs, together with three on a house run that adopted Billy Hamilton’s go-ahead RBI single within the eighth inning, and Yoan Moncada additionally homered to carry host Chicago over Minnesota.
The five-run outburst within the eighth boosted the White Sox to their fourth victory in 5 video games. Forward 4-1 after 4 innings, Chicago entered the underside of the eighth trailing 5-4 after Minnesota’s Jorge Polanco drilled a go-ahead, two-run homer within the high of the inning.
Max Kepler and Josh Donaldson additionally homered for the Twins and completed with two hits apiece. Abreu and Moncada had three hits every.
Astros 9, Indians 3
Jose Altuve homered twice and host Houston parlayed a six-run fifth inning into its sixth straight victory over Cleveland and not using a loss this season.
Kyle Tucker additionally homered for Houston, and Michael Brantley had three hits and drove in two runs. Yuli Gurriel additionally had three of Houston’s 14 hits. Astros rookie right-hander Luis Garcia (7-5) pitched six shutout innings, permitting simply three singles and placing out eight.
Cesar Hernandez drove in two runs for the Indians, who’ve dropped 14 of their final 20 video games. Indians rookie right-hander Triston McKenzie (1-4) gave up 5 runs on eight hits and a stroll in 4 innings. He struck out three and is winless in his final seven begins.
Braves 2, Padres 1
Atlanta’s Touki Toussaint seemed sharp in his first begin of the season, pitching the Braves over visiting San Diego.
Toussaint (1-0), successfully utilizing his curveball and off-speed pitches, pitched 6 2/3 innings — matching his profession greatest. He allowed one run on three hits and two walks and recorded 5 strikeouts. Toussaint had been on the injured checklist since March 22 with a proper shoulder pressure.
San Diego starter Yu Darvish (7-4), making his first begin since July 8 due to again soreness, pitched 5 2/3 innings and allowed two runs on 4 hits, two walks and three strikeouts. Darvish dropped to 0-4 in his profession in opposition to Atlanta.
Yankees 6, Phillies 4
Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking residence run with two outs within the fifth inning and New York belted 4 homers in a victory over visiting Philadelphia.
Aroldis Chapman transformed his first save since June 20. He fanned three and recorded his seventeenth save in 21 possibilities. Gary Sanchez, Giancarlo Stanton and rookie Estevan Florial additionally related because the Yankees received their third straight sport and prevailed for the eighth time in 11 video games.
Rhys Hoskins homered and Ronald Torreyes hit an RBI double for the Phillies, who misplaced for under the fifth time of their previous 15 video games. Jean Segura added an RBI single within the eighth off Zack Britton.
Tigers 4, Rangers 1
Robbie Grossman and Eric Haase hit solo homers, Tarik Skubal tossed six sharp innings and host Detroit prolonged its profitable streak to 5 video games by downing slumping Texas.
Skubal allowed one run on 4 hits, with no walks, whereas notching 4 strikeouts. Skubal (6-8) has received 5 of his final six choices, courting again to Might 30. Harold Castro had two hits, a run scored and an RBI, whereas Jonathan Schoop added two hits and an RBI.
The Rangers dropped their seventh straight regardless of scoring for the primary time in 4 video games, on Andy Ibanez’s double. Rangers starter Dane Dunning (3-7) was charged with three runs on 4 hits in 4 2/3 innings.
Nationals 6, Marlins 3
Trea Turner hit the go-ahead single in a three-run sixth inning, and Washington rallied to beat visiting Miami and declare a 3rd consecutive win.
After Miami scored 3 times within the high of the sixth to take a 3-2 lead, the Nationals tied it when pinch hitter Yadiel Hernandez’s bloop single down the left discipline line scored Tres Barrera, who had doubled off Richard Bleier (2-1). After Alcides Escobar was hit by a pitch, Turner singled to drive residence Hernandez, and Juan Soto added one other RBI single to make it 5-3.
Washington pinch hitter Josh Bell socked the one hundredth homer of his profession (his 14th of the 12 months). Adam Duvall hit a three-run homer for Miami, which misplaced its fourth straight sport.
Royals 5, Brewers 2
Ryan O’Hearn ripped a two-run, pinch-hit homer within the seventh inning to propel Kansas Metropolis over host Milwaukee.
Michael A. Taylor reached on an infield single to open the seventh when his sluggish curler down the third-base line stayed truthful. Taylor superior on a groundout. O’Hearn then drove a 2-1 pitch from reliever Hunter Strickland (0-1) 431 toes to heart for his seventh residence run, placing the Royals up 4-2.
Jorge Soler hit a solo homer for the Royals, and Taylor prolonged the result in 5-2 with a sacrifice fly within the eighth. Manny Pina drove in each runs for the Brewers with a single within the second.
Reds 4, Mets 3
Joey Votto and Aristides Aquino homered on consecutive pitches within the third inning and Wade Miley picked up a weary pitching workers as host Cincinnati snapped a four-game skid by beating New York.
Miley (8-4) scattered seven hits and two walks over 6 1/3 innings whereas permitting two runs — one earned — and matching a season excessive with eight strikeouts. Amir Garrett struck out two within the ninth and earned his seventh save. Crimson-hot rookie Jonathan India related for a solo homer and scored twice.
Pete Alonso hit his nineteenth homer within the first inning to provide the Mets a 1-0 lead. Stephen Nogosek (0-1) allowed the house runs after being summoned when starter Robert Inventory was harm and went just one inning.
A’s 6, Angels 0
Matt Olson drove in two runs with a house run and a single, and right-hander James Kaprielian continued his spectacular season with six shutout innings, sending Oakland to a victory over visiting Los Angeles.
The A’s swept the two-game sequence. Ramon Laureano joined Olson with two hits, whereas Mark Canha, Tony Kemp and Olson scored two runs apiece for the A’s, who accomplished a second-half-opening homestand with a 3-2 document. Oakland received for the ninth time in 12 conferences with the Angels this season.
Serving because the designated hitter, Shohei Ohtani walked as soon as and struck out 3 times, as soon as with a runner in scoring place, for the Angels, who misplaced their third straight.
Rays 9, Orioles 3
Francisco Mejia homered, tripled and had a career-high 5 RBIs as Tampa Bay overcame a season-high 4 errors to beat the Baltimore in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Randy Arozarena homered for one in all his two hits and Shane McClanahan (4-3) struck out seven whereas permitting a run and 4 hits over 5 innings to assist the Rays even this three-game set.
Anthony Santander had two doubles and an RBI for the Orioles. Baltimore ace John Means (4-3) returned from a shoulder pressure to make his first begin since June 5. He allowed 5 runs and 7 hits, with no walks and two strikeouts, in 5 innings.
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