Betts hits 2 HRs, Dodgers rating 5 in tenth, beat Marlins 10-6


Mookie Betts homered twice and hit a go-ahead double within the Dodgers’ five-run tenth inning to steer Los Angeles previous the Miami Marlins 10-6 on Friday night time.Freddie Freeman, Justin Turner and Trea Turner every had two hits and an RBI for the NL-West main Dodgers, who’re 27-7 for the reason that All-Star break.Automated runner Chris Taylor superior on Cody Bellinger’s infield single within the tenth. Betts then hit a one-out line drive in opposition to Marlins reliever Andrew Nardi (0-1) that bounced off the warning observe in left.Trea Turner adopted with an RBI single, Freeman hit a run-scoring double and Max Muncy capped the five-run outburst with a two-RBI double.Marlins rookie Peyton Burdick homered off David Value (2-0) to steer off the ninth and tie it at 5-all.

MIAMI, FLORIDA – AUGUST 26: Supervisor Dave Roberts #30 of the Los Angeles Dodgers appears on throughout the recreation in opposition to the Miami Marlins at loanDepot park on August 26, 2022 in Miami, Florida.

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Betts’ second blast, a game-tying solo shot off Miami in opposition to reliever Tanner Scott, made it 4-4. It was the third multi-homer recreation of the season for Betts and twenty third in his profession.

Scott, who squandered his sixth save alternative, allowed Freeman’s two-out single then walked Will Smith and Muncy. Cole Sulser relieved Scott and surrendered Justin Turner’s single to heart.The Marlins took a 4-3 lead on Joey Wendle’s infield single with the bases loaded within the seventh. Miguel Rojas’ run-scoring bases loaded single tied it earlier than Wendle reached on a brief dribble close to the primary base foul line that scored JJ Bleday from third.Betts hit a two-run shot within the prime half that gave Los Angeles a 3-2 benefit. He drove reliever Dylan Floro’s 2-2 pitch over the wall in left for his twenty eighth homer.Wendle’s two-RBI double with the bases loaded within the sixth put the Marlins forward 2-1 and chased Dodgers starter Tyler Anderson. The left-hander gave up two runs, three hits, walked two and struck out 4 in 5 1/3 innings.

The Dodgers stranded six runners by way of the primary 5 innings earlier than Chris Taylor’s sacrifice fly within the sixth broke up the scoreless tie.Tommy Nance began and threw two scoreless innings of two-hit ball within the bullpen recreation for Miami. He walked two and struck out one.MARLINS CUT TIES WITH AGUILARMiami designated veteran first baseman Jesús Aguilar for task. Aguilar”s enjoying time was drastically lowered the previous 4 weeks. Aguilar, a 2018 NL All-Star whereas with Milwaukee, joined the Marlins in 2020 and helped lead the membership to its first post-season look since successful the World Sequence in 2003. The native of Venezuela had a team-leading 15 residence runs and 49 RBIs.TRAINERS’ ROOMDodgers: INF-OF Gavin Lux (neck concern) hit from the cage Friday and will begin on Saturday. … RHP Yency Almonte (proper elbow soreness) performed catch earlier than the sport however there is no such thing as a timeline on his return.Marlins: OF Avisaíl García (left hamstring pressure) will start a rehab task Saturday with Triple-A Jacksonville. … LHP Daniel Castano (left shoulder discomfort) will bear an MRI Saturday.

UP NEXTRHP Dustin Could (1-0, 0.00) will begin the second recreation of the sequence for the Dodgers on Saturday whereas the Marlins will go together with RHP Sandy Alcantara (11-6, 2.19).


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