MLB wrap: Dodgers prime Brewers in Manny Machado’s debut | MLB


The Dodgers are 1-Zero with Manny Machado.

Los Angeles opened the second half with a 6-Four victory over the Brewers on Friday at Miller Park. The win moved the Dodgers to 54-43 on the yr whereas Milwaukee fell to 55-44.

Los Angeles acquired Machado from the Orioles in trade for 5 prospects throughout the All-Star break. He batted second and tallied two hits in his Dodgers debut. He additionally walked twice.

The Brewers trailed Three-2 heading into the ninth inning. However, Los Angeles prolonged its lead on a three-run house run by Enrique Hernandez.

Milwaukee outfielder Christian Yelich drove in two runs with a triple within the backside of the body earlier than Dodgers nearer Kenley Jansen struck out Jesus Aguilar to finish the sport.

Starter Wealthy Hill allowed one run in six innings to choose up the win for Los Angeles. The Brewers bullpen mixed to give up 5 runs in three innings pitched.

Studs of the evening

Matt Carpenter went 5 for five, hit three house runs and tallied seven RBIs within the Cardinals’ 18-5 win over the Cubs.

Giants starter Dereck Rodriguez allowed simply three hits and one run in opposition to the A’s. He additionally struck out 5.

Duds of the evening

Orioles reliever Mychal Givens allowed three hits and two runs in his one inning of labor in opposition to the Blue Jays. Toronto topped Baltimore Eight-7 in additional innings.

Diego Castillo surrendered two runs and recorded only one out within the Rays’ 6-5 loss to the Marlins.


Rays second baseman Joey Wendle charged a excessive chopper and made a fast glove flip to rob Marlins slugger Justin Bour of an infield hit.

What’s subsequent

Mets (40-55) at Yankees (62-34) 1:05 p.m. ET — The Mets and Yankees will proceed their three-game Subway Collection on Saturday. Steven Matz (Four-7, Three.38 ERA) is ready to take the mound for the Mets whereas Sonny Grey, who at the moment holds a 5.46 ERA, will begin for the Yankees. The Mets opened the second half with a 7-5 victory at Yankee Stadium on Friday.

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