The Los Angeles Dodgers scored 4 runs within the backside of the eighth inning, rallying from a three-run gap to defeat the Atlanta Braves 6-5 in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series on Tuesday. With the win, the Dodgers minimize the seven-game sequence deficit in half, 2-1.
Trailing 5-2 with two males on and one out, Cody Bellinger stepped as much as hit a game-tying three-run homer, his solely hit of the day. Three batters later, Mookie Betts delivered a clutch RBI double to offer Los Angeles the deciding run.
The Dodgers have been first to strike within the opening body when Corey Seager hit a two-run dwelling run to middle. The Braves answered with 4 runs within the fourth, nevertheless, forcing Los Angeles supervisor Dave Roberts to make a change on the mound by taking starter Walker Buehler out after simply 3 2/3 innings. After Buehler, the Dodgers used eight pitchers with a purpose to safe the victory.
Atlanta starter Charlie Morton gave up simply two extra hits after surrendering the house run to Seager, placing out 5 over 5 innings of labor, although he walked six. After holding the Dodgers to only 4 hits within the first seven innings mixed, the Braves allowed six within the essential eighth.
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