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WGN Radio Chicago
Powell: Whether they’ll admit it or not, the Cubs look drained; Down 0-3 in NLCSdoesn’t throw 44 pitches in Game 5 of the NLDS, then he probably comes out to p
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 5 hours ago
doesn’t throw 44 pitches in Game 5 of the NLDS, then he probably comes out to pitch in the 9th inning of Game 2 instead of John Lackey. The Cubs aren’t making any excuses, but it’s impacted the bullpen in a major way, and has effected the way... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
It seemed like old times at subdued Wrigley Field in Cubs' Game 3 loss to Dodgersat Wrigley in Game 3, whether it stemmed from the late start, a hangover effect
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
at Wrigley in Game 3, whether it stemmed from the late start, a hangover effect from Justin Turner's walk-off home run off John Lackey or a general postseason malaise. This didn't look like the same Cubs team they watched beat up on mediocre... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Wade Davis once killed a bear — but is left off list of players likely to conquer animalhe was a Ray. “Everything about his physique and demeanor just screams ‘guy wh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
he was a Ray. “Everything about his physique and demeanor just screams ‘guy who could take down a bear,’” Berg wrote. John Lackey was ranked ninth. I playfully asked Berg on Twitter whether that excluded Davis from inclusion on his list. Berg... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Maddon stands by decisionMonday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dis
Beloit Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
Monday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dismissed the second guessing, a day after John Lackey gave up a three-run homer to Justin Turner in the ninth to send Los Angeles to a 4-1 win and a 2-0 series... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Cubs Host Dodgers in Game 3 of the NCLSof turning the series around. Cubs Look For a ComebackOct 15, 2017; Los Angele
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 15 hours ago
of turning the series around. Cubs Look For a ComebackOct 15, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher John Lackey (41) pitches against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the ninth inning during game two of the 2017 NLCS playoffs.... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Powell: Cubs-Dodgers NLCS Game 3 Preview; How will Joe Maddon Handle the Bullpen?Particularly his decision in Game 2 to not call for Wade Davis in the ninth inn
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 16 hours ago
Particularly his decision in Game 2 to not call for Wade Davis in the ninth inning of a tied game. Instead, he went with John Lackey, who gave up the walk-off homer to Justin Turner. “I really hope that you all understand that social media... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Justin Turner's walk-off home run gives Dodgers a 2-0 lead over Cubs in NLCSfor an otherwise formidable opponent. On Sunday, the Cubs held firm until the b
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for an otherwise formidable opponent. On Sunday, the Cubs held firm until the bottom of the ninth, when veteran pitcher John Lackey fed Turner a 92-mph fastball at the belt, and Turner etched his name into franchise lore. The moment underscored... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Cubs' punchless lineup not cutting itclutch hitter, Justin Turner. Giving Happ and La Stella a shot to bolster the o
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
clutch hitter, Justin Turner. Giving Happ and La Stella a shot to bolster the offense is nothing compared with calling on John Lackey to pitch the ninth inning of a tied NLCS game. "I inherited something from my dad, and that was patience,"... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
KTVN Reno / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Maddon stands by not using Davis, questions criticismMonday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dis
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
Monday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dismissed the second guessing, a day after John Lackey gave up a three-run homer to Justin Turner in the ninth to send Los Angeles to a 4-1 win and a 2-0 series... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cubs’ Joe Maddon stands behind bullpen decisionMonday that Davis was available for only one inning in a save situation. Maddon
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Monday that Davis was available for only one inning in a save situation. Maddon dismissed the second guessing, a day after John Lackey gave up a three-run homer to Justin Turner in the ninth to send Los Angeles to a 4-1 win and a 2-0 series... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Joe Maddon Doesn't Care If You Disagree With HimI start worrying about that, I really need to retire,” Maddon said at a news co
NBC Chicago / Posted yesterday
I start worrying about that, I really need to retire,” Maddon said at a news conference. Social media lit up the moment John Lackey trotted out of the bullpen with a runner on second and two outs in the ninth inning of the tied game – and the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Joe won’t pay no mindbest not to do so after he chose not to use his pitcher named “Wade”on Sunday n
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
best not to do so after he chose not to use his pitcher named “Wade”on Sunday night. The Cubs manager’s call to go with John Lackey instead of his All-Star closer didn’t go over so well with fans. That was before the starter allowed the walkoff... Read more
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Island Packet
LEADING OFF: Cubs try to dent Dodgers, Judge breaks loosebullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find cr
Island Packet / Posted yesterday
bullpen has a 7.03 ERA in the playoffs. Manager Joe Maddon has tried to find creative solutions, including using starter John Lackey as a reliever in Games 1 and 2. Lackey allowed Justin Turner's game-ending homer Sunday night, and he, Carl... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
With Cubs hitters in a rut, it's time for Joe Maddon to shake up lineupclutch hitter, Justin Turner. Giving Happ and La Stella a shot to bolster the o
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
clutch hitter, Justin Turner. Giving Happ and La Stella a shot to bolster the offense is nothing compared with calling on John Lackey to pitch the ninth inning of a tied NLCS game. "I inherited something from my dad, and that was patience,"... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Cubs skipper sticks by decisions, questions criticismMonday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dis
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
Monday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dismissed the second guessing, a day after John Lackey gave up a three-run homer to Justin Turner in the ninth to send Los Angeles to a 4-1 win and a 2-0 series... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hinch, like Maddon, says managers should ignore Twitterpublic slaying on Twitter," Hinch said Monday. "I would encourage any young man
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
public slaying on Twitter," Hinch said Monday. "I would encourage any young manager to get off Twitter. It's not healthy." John Lackey, pitching on consecutive days for the first time in his professional career, gave up a game-ending, three-run... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Cubs' Maddon stands by not using Davis, questions criticismMonday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dis
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
Monday that Davis was only available for one inning in a save situation. He dismissed the second guessing, a day after John Lackey gave up a three-run homer to Justin Turner in the ninth to send Los Angeles to a 4-1 win and a 2-0 series lead.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
David Kaplan on Joe Maddon's bullpen call: 'You cannot (do that)'it a million times over,” Kaplan said. “You cannot put your postseason hopes of
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
it a million times over,” Kaplan said. “You cannot put your postseason hopes of getting a postseason split in the hands of John Lackey to face that guy, one of the best hitters in the game!?! That pitch was right down Broadway!” Then, making a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Joe Maddon criticized for bullpen management after his 38-old pitcher gave up a walk-off home run to the DodgersBrian Duensing allowed a man to reach scoring position in the bottom of the inn
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Brian Duensing allowed a man to reach scoring position in the bottom of the inning, Maddon called on 38-year-old starter John Lackey to make his second relief appearance in as many nights. The rest will go down in MLB history. Lackey walked... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Joe Maddon criticized for bullpen management after his 38-old pitcher gave up a walk-off home run to the DodgersBrian Duensing allowed a man to reach scoring position in the bottom of the inn
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Brian Duensing allowed a man to reach scoring position in the bottom of the inning, Maddon called on 38-year-old starter John Lackey to make his second relief appearance in as many nights. The rest will go down in MLB history. Lackey walked... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Dodgers Beat Cubs On Justin Turner’s Walk Off Homerof the ninth. Puig moved to second on Charlie Culberson’s sacrifice bunt. After
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted yesterday
of the ninth. Puig moved to second on Charlie Culberson’s sacrifice bunt. After Kyle Farmer struck out for the second out, John Lackey relieved Duensing. Lackey walked the first batter he faced, Chris Taylor, on a full count, then allowed Turner’s... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
NLCS Recap: Dodgers win on 3 run walk-offTurner stepped up big for his team. With two outs and a 1-0 pitch count, Turner
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted yesterday
Turner stepped up big for his team. With two outs and a 1-0 pitch count, Turner blasted a homer run off of the Cubs pitcher John Lackey. October 15th double take The three-run, walk-off homer was extra special, coming exactly 29 years after Kirk... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Turner’s homer lifts Dodgers), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 He delivered a tying single in the fifth befo
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadmoved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer str
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
moved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer struck out, Cubs manager Joe Maddon summoned John Lackey from the bullpen to face Chris Taylor, who walked, bringing up Turner. Cubs closer Wade Davis had warmed up as... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadmoved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer str
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted yesterday
moved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer struck out, Cubs manager Joe Maddon summoned John Lackey from the bullpen to face Chris Taylor, who walked, bringing up Turner. Cubs closer Wade Davis had warmed up as... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadmoved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer str
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
moved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt. After pinch hitter Kyle Farmer struck out, Cubs manager Joe Maddon summoned John Lackey from the bullpen to face Chris Taylor, who walked, bringing up Turner. Cubs closer Wade Davis had warmed up as... Read more
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The Washington Times
Joe Maddon facing backlash after not using closer Wade Davisout of Game 2 of the National League Championship Series during a tie game in t
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
out of Game 2 of the National League Championship Series during a tie game in the bottom of the ninth. Instead, Maddon used John Lackey — who promptly gave up a walk-off home run in a 4-1 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers. “I really just needed him... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Buffa's Cardinals Mailbag: Maddon futility, Turner lust, and Grichuk's end in redpaid the best tribute to Matheny on Sunday night by saving his closer, Wade Dav
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
paid the best tribute to Matheny on Sunday night by saving his closer, Wade Davis, for a possible save, which allowed John Lackey to serve up a three home run to Justin Turner for a 2-0 Dodgers lead in the N.L.C.S. I love it when things don't... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
On anniversary of Gibson's blast, it's a Turner classic in Game 2 for DodgersDodgers on first and second base and an entire stadium holding its breath. Turn
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Dodgers on first and second base and an entire stadium holding its breath. Turner dug into the second pitch from the Cubs’ John Lackey and just blasted it. More than 50,000 fans immediately stood as if they knew it was gone. Turner watched it sail,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
9 pivotal moments in Cubs' 4-1 loss to the Dodgers in Game 2 of the NLCSKyle Farmer. But rather than turn to closer Wade Davis, who Maddon said was av
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Kyle Farmer. But rather than turn to closer Wade Davis, who Maddon said was available only in a save situation, John Lackey was summoned from the bullpen. The move marked the first time in Lackey's career that he pitched on consecutive... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Turner Homers In 9th, Dodgers Top Cubs 4-1 For 2-0 NLCS Leadunbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before se
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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Gulf News
Turner blasts Dodgers past Cubs, into 2-0 NLCS leadmoved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt.After pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer struc
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
moved Puig to second with a sacrifice bunt.After pinch-hitter Kyle Farmer struck out, Cubs manager Joe Maddon summoned John Lackey from the bullpen to face Chris Taylor, who walked, bringing up Turner.On a 1-0 count to Turner, Lackey grooved a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Turner rekindles memories; walkoff HR puts LA up 2-0unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before se
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. "It's very cool, and J.T., we were talking about it in there after the game," Los Angeles Manager... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Turner homers in 9th, Dodgers top Cubs 4-1 for 2-0 leadunbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before se
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Justin Turner hits humongous walk-off home run to give Dodgers a 2-0 lead over the Cubsinning. He walked Yasiel Puig and then got the next two batters on a sac bunt a
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
inning. He walked Yasiel Puig and then got the next two batters on a sac bunt and a strikeout. Joe Maddon then turned to John Lackey, who immediately walked Chris Taylor with first base open, bringing Turner to the plate. That was a problem.... Read more
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SportingNews
Justin Turner flips the switch, and the Dodger machine stays in working orderdid its best to match. Joe Maddon’s relief corps failed to get the 27th out, th
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
did its best to match. Joe Maddon’s relief corps failed to get the 27th out, though, thanks to Turner's two-out blast off John Lackey. As usual, the Dodgers used a team effort, in particular from its bullpen, to get to the bottom of the ninth... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Justin Turner hits humongous walk-off home run to give Dodgers a 2-0 lead over the Cubsinning. He walked Yasiel Puig and then got the next two batters on a sac bunt a
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
inning. He walked Yasiel Puig and then got the next two batters on a sac bunt and a strikeout. Joe Maddon then turned to John Lackey, who immediately walked Chris Taylor with first base open, bringing Turner to the plate. That was a problem.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Joe Maddon's call for John Lackey to relieve was Cubs' downfallleagues with his frequent use of shifts as the manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
leagues with his frequent use of shifts as the manager of the Tampa Bay Rays. His thinking wasn’t without reason, but John Lackey? Really? Convention won the tug-of-war in Maddon’s mind, the Cubs lost, and now the defending World Series... Read more
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TSN
Turner propels Dodgers to 2-0 series leadunbeaten in the post-season. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before s
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the post-season. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to centre field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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New York Post
Tommy Lasorda has seen this show — and wants to once moreTurner, the ex-Met, delivered a two-out, three-run home run to center field to
New York Post / Posted 2 days ago
Turner, the ex-Met, delivered a two-out, three-run home run to center field to give the Dodgers a walk-off 4-1 victory over John Lackey and the Cubs and a 2-0 lead in the NLCS. On that night in 1988, Lasorda was jumping for joy on the field. Sunday... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Cubs down, 2-0, after walk-off HR by DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner celebrates after a three-run walk off home r
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Los Angeles Dodgers' Justin Turner celebrates after a three-run walk off home run off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher John Lackey during the ninth inning of Game 2 of baseball's National League Championship Series in Los Angeles, Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017.... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Turner homers in 9th, Dodgers top Cubs 4-1 for 2-0 NLCS leadunbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before se
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Turner homers in 9th, Dodgers top Cubs 4-1 for 2-0 NLCS leadunbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before se
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
unbeaten in the postseason. He delivered a tying single in the fifth before sending a long shot to center field off John Lackey in the ninth. Completing the poetry of the moment, a fan wearing a blue Dodgers jersey took a few steps onto a... Read more
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