Padres at Dodgers Game Thread, Thursday at 6:40 p.m. PT

Howard Cole

[Updated: Final score: Dodgers 11, Padres 2. Julio Urias the winner (2-0), Chris Paddack (2-2). L.A. homer runs by Mookie Betts 3 (7), Austin Barnes (1), AJ Pollock (5) and Corey Seager (4). Dodgers improve to 13-7, Pads fall to 11-9.]

Welcome to another of our daily Dodgers game threads. Thursday marks the finale of four versus the Padres at Chavez Ravine. First pitch is at 6:40 p.m. PT on SportsNet LA.

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Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Update: Final score: Dodgers 11, Padres 2. Julio Urias the winner (2-0), Chris Paddack (2-2). L.A. homer runs by Mookie Betts 3 (7), Austin Barnes (1), AJ Pollock (5) and Corey Seager (4). Dodgers improve to 13-7, Pads fall to 11-9.

JC60
JC60

That was a nice stress free victory.

SteveKore
SteveKore

Belli having a nice game. He walked once and only has one K!

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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I don’t normally write game stories, but this time I kinda have to. I hope you’ll read it.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Urias is through five with just the first inning blemish. 11-2 Dodgers.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Old fan
Old fan

WOW— nice trade ( you think)

RoyDodger
RoyDodger

Wow.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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eppis1
eppis1

Overturned the play at second. Good use of the replay.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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eppis1
eppis1

Shifts are ridiculous. Should be limitations on how much it can be implemented. If they can force relievers to face 3 batter minimums, then why can’t they limit the shift? Only hall of fame hitters can beat it.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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eppis1
eppis1

I think it’s time to consider a contract extension for Betts🤡

RoyDodger
RoyDodger

Now this is my kind of Dodger baseball!

JC60
JC60

I'm liking the power surge.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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RoyDodger
RoyDodger

Barnes!

Old fan
Old fan

Small ball ( not)

RoyDodger
RoyDodger

We need Max to start hitting soon.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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AJ getting a little greedy there

RoyDodger
RoyDodger

Boy, Pollock is hot!

Old fan
Old fan

So you think the ball is traveling

JC60
JC60

Mookie!

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

Editor

New life for Urias.

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Hey yeah!

RoyDodger
RoyDodger

Pollock is looking like he belongs.

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Wow. It's AJ's game today.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

Editor

3-2 Dodgers.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Two for Seager

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Redemption

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Hope Seager is feeling better.

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Got out of that inning.

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Base hit. Ugh

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

Urias is starting off on the wrong foot.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

Editor

Oy!

Sansastarkwins
Sansastarkwins

AJ made an exceptional play.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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Best play of Pollock’s Dodgers career.

JC60
JC60

Nice catch!

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

Editor

Urias already looks better than he has to date.

Howard Cole
Howard Cole

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And we’re underway.


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