With the Red Sox leading the World Series over the LA Dodgers, Boston's arts institutions don't want to miss the opportunity to let the world know the city is more than a sports town. Pearce has five RBIs and four walks in the World Series alone, with no strikeouts. The preternatural ability to turn on a fastball, the obliviousness to the magnitude of the moment, occasionally goofy antics that can not be explained. oh, and one hell of a knack for knocking in runs. "I told AC, 'I'm good". One more win works for me, too.
It should have been a routine play to end the game, but instead, Kinsler's throw was off target and LA levelled the game.
When Kenley Jansen gave up Jackie Bradley Jr.'s dramatic tying homer in the eighth inning Friday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen apparently had failed at a crucial time in another World Series. The Dodgers' bullpen flopped after manager Dave Roberts pulled starter Rich Hill, who dazzled for 6 1/3 innings of one-hit ball.
Enrique Hernandez hit a two-run homer in the ninth for Los Angeles, which could become the first team to lose the World Series on its home field in back-to-back seasons since the New York Giants lost at the Polo Grounds to the Yankees in 1936 and 1937.
"I feel bad", Kinsler said after the game. "I feel awful. I feel bad for Nate [Eovaldi]".More news: Utah opens investigations after parolee kills student
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"It scared me a little bit", Rafael Devers said, "because I had never seen him yell like that, and the words that he was saying, I had never heard that come from him before".
Muncy walked leading off the 13th and came home on Kinsler's error, then almost won the game in the 15th with a drive over the wall down the right-field line that hooked just foul. Eovaldi, a starter, pitched one inning in each of the first two games, relaxed Thursday and provided six frames Friday night in Game 3, when he threw 97 pitches. Muncy drove the next pitch 382 feet onto the stairway in front of the pavilion seats.
"It was an fantastic game", Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig said.
He said it: "I think my beard got about 3 inches longer".
Eovaldi threw four more pitches than any member of Boston's staff had in an outing this postseason.
"I felt privileged to be able to watch what Nathan Eovaldi did", Porcello said.
The plan is to "piggyback" a not-quite-right Sale and a short-rest Price in Game 4 - i.e., go to Sale after getting an abbreviated start out of Price. Then in the home half of the inning, Nunez tumbled into the seats by third base while catching Cody Bellinger's pop. Max Muncy, the eventual hero of the Dodgers' 3-2 win with a game-ending homer, wisely tagged at first and moved to second with Nunez planted on the wrong side of the low wall. Not bad, especially given his past.