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Dodgers 9, Cardinals 6: Lots of early offense

I joked in the game thread that, as Mike Mayers made his Major League debut, we should expect him to completely shut down the Dodgers. That is not exactly what happened. Chase Utley and Corey Seager led off the game by greeting the rookie with singles. Mayers then issued a walk to Justin Turner, loading the bases for…

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Dodgers 6, Nationals 3: Justin Turner stays red hot

Justin Turner was the star of the day in the Dodgers’ 6-3 win over the Nationals on Thursday afternoon. The win was the Dodgers’ fifth in six games against Washington. Turner got things started in the first inning. After an Adrian Gonzalez opposite-field double, Turner launched a 2-run home run off Nats’ starter Stephen Strasburg….