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Dodgers lose 4-2

Dodgers lost 4-2

The Dodgers tonight couldn’t get the offense going as Brandon McCarthy got a no decision by giving up 2

runs in 5 innings as Chris Hatcher took the loss in relief. The Dodgers managed only 5 hits, as Starter Robbie Ray

gave up 3 of them with 2 runs in 6 innings, as JJ Hoover got the win in relief. Fernando Rodney threw the 9 th for the

save. The Dbacks got 10 hits as Pollack and Peralta each had 4 hits, And Jake Lamb hit the go ahead homerun in the

8 th . The Dodgers lacked the clutch hit as they left 15 runners on base, along with 15 strikeouts.

Today in Baseball history in 1820 Alexander Cartwright considered by many as the “Father” of the

national pastime was born in New York City. He was a banker by trade but was credited with coming up with 3

strikes and you’re out, as well as 3 outs to a half inning. He was elected into the Hall Of Fame in 1938 for his efforts

to promote the game. In 1869 the Cincinnati Red stockings defeat their Rivals the Amateurs 24-15i n the first ever

professional game.

CBS Sports baseball scout Jason Rutherford