A.J. Pollock performed the hero for the Los Angeles Dodgers for the second straight.
On Wednesday, he broke a tie within the sixteenth inning with a two-run dwelling run off San Diego Padres left-handed pitcher Daniel Camarena. Los Angeles closed the door within the backside of the inning to win the sport, 5-3.
Pollock completed the night time 1-for-7 with two RBI.
“I simply wished to do one thing for the crew. It was a protracted day. Plenty of guys have been grinding. Plenty of powerful at-bats,” Pollock advised Sportsnet LA.
He performed the hero greater than 24 hours earlier than Wednesday night time’s sport. He had a game-saving catch and a two-run single to assist the Dodgers beat the Padres on Tuesday night time.
The sport took 5 hours and 49 minutes to finish and was one of many longest video games of the 12 months.
The Dodgers thought they’d the sport received within the fifteenth inning. Billy McKinney’s line drive scored Chris Taylor and Trea Turner would rating Will Smith with a single of his personal. The Dodgers had a 3-1 lead going into the underside of the inning.
Fernando Tatis Jr. saved the Padres with a two-run dwelling run off Corey Knebel.
It was the Dodgers who acquired the final snicker in the long run.
“I’m fairly beat. However you are feeling lots higher after a win. Our guys, I gotta give these guys credit score … There’s simply a lot to unpack, however to return away with a win was large,” Dodgers supervisor Dave Roberts, through MLB.com.
Walker Buehler acquired the beginning for the Dodgers. He lasted 6 2/3 innings and allowed one run on three hits. He struck out eight Padres batters. San Diego began Blake Snell. He went 7 2/3 innings and allowed one run on three hits and struck out 10 batters.
Los Angeles moved to 80-47 and San Diego fell to 68-60.