Maybe the Snakes were more anxious about random Dodgers fan trying their luck.
The D-backs didn't get any better results after Darvish left.
That 1-16 stretch the Dodgers endured in late August and September, the one that came out of nowhere when they were 55 games above.500 and ended any talk of them being remembered as one of the greatest teams in history, now looks like an aberration - albeit one that lasted almost three weeks and forced some serious introspection as the playoffs loomed.
So why couldn't the D-Backs continue that success in the postseason?
Though the Diamondbacks were swept in the NLDS, I'm very proud of how the team played in 2017 and I look forward to next season.
Paul Goldschmidt, J.D. Martinez, and Jake Lamb went 0-7 combined at the plate, with Goldschmidt and Lamb each striking out twice.
Yeah, not so much.
France on brink of 2018 World Cup
FRANCE is one win away from reaching the World Cup finals in Russian Federation next year after a 1-0 win in Bulgaria . Portugal needed Cristiano Ronaldo special strike to break the shackles after 63rd minute.
Maeda was superb during the Division Series, capped by a 1-2-3 eighth inning with two strikeouts Monday night, and afterward his teammates raved about Maeda's selfless acceptance of his new role.
Greinke - the ex-Dodger signed to a $206.5 million, six-year contract by Arizona before the 2016 season - gave up three runs and four hits in five-plus innings. He will face Nationals right-hander Tanner Roark (13-11, 4.57 ERA) with the Cubs 2-1 up.
The local product who made good for the visiting team engendered a few boo birds on Monday night, but they were drowned out by the chants of "Co-dy" from the Dodgers fans in the sellout crowd of 48,641. Yet he worked out of several jams, and gave up only that one run through four innings, and only two through five after a solo blast by Bellinger. As a result, this matchup received far less attention than the other three playoff series. He was pulled from the game after allowing Austin Barnes to lead off the sixth with a homer.
Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig, hitting in the No. 8 spot, had another productive performance with three hits and two RBIs.
The Dodgers celebrating after their win against the Diamondbacks on Monday.
Cody Bellinger saved the game with an over the rail catch to end the inning.
Roberts and Darvish were backed by good relief pitching out of the bullpen as Tony Cingrani took over for Darvish in the 6th and induced a rally-killing double play against David Peralta.
Then the celebration began, the Dodgers stormed into the clubhouse where the champagne was waiting on ice. On the first pitch, he took an inside toss to the knob of his bat and his acting job wasn't selling the umpires on a hit-by-pitch more than the replay review that upheld the foul ball called. After spending all summer as the most resilient, resourceful team in baseball, Los Angeles suddenly stopped scoring the extra runs and earning the late-game breaks that had made it so dominant.
However, both Iran and Russian Federation are chief supporters of Assad and have strengthened his control over Syria. HTS wants to continue fighting the government despite the establishment of "de-escalation zones".
Simona Halep was presented with floral bouquet in the shape of the number one following her World No 1 ranking ascent. That has consequences for Great Britain's Johanna Konta, who is battling Garcia for the last spot at the WTA Finals.
The latest revelation came Tuesday afternoon when police said the gunman set up cameras inside his hotel suite and in the hallway. The sisters, who spoke to 7 News exclusively , did not want to be identified by name and requested their faces be blurred.
Saudi Arabia wants to establish an global center to fight terrorism under the aegis of the United Nations, Salman said. Saudi Arabia does most of its trading with the United States but may be looking to diversify that.
Their algorithms are the very skeleton of the system-they determine what people are engaging with and share those even further. Social media has seen a shift from personal pictures and status updates to one of the main ways people get their news.
In Puerto Rico , where all imports must come by boat or plane, this has caused supplies to the island to come at increased prices. And the US military is working with Puerto Rican officials and the island's National Guard to reach those still cut off.
That said, it will be interesting to see if Sri Lanka face any difficulties in adapting to the nuances of a day-night Test. The last two matches of the five-match series will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah on 20 and 23October.
Police officer attacked with auto and knife while pedestrians targeted in high-speed chase in western city of Edmonton. Canadians' resolve has been tested this weekend, but I know, as always, we will come through united".
Vice President Mike Pence said Congress will consider $576 million and new legislation to aid fire suppression in the future. CHP officials were working at day's end to open all but the right lane on the eastbound Riverside Freeway, Olivera said.
That pipeline, however, is now locked up in lawsuits , and the B.C. government is intervening in challenges to its approval. The company first proposed the project in 2013, when oil prices were approaching 100 dollars per barrel.
After it started gaining widespread popularity in the beginning of 2017, they released the Stories feature onto Facebook too. Now users are not able to post Facebook Stories to Instagram but this could potentially be built in the future.
With the Motion, Blackberry is playing the card of any touch
Specifications wise, the Blackberry Motion comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The highlight of the Blackberry Motion is the 4000mAh battery inside, which is rated to deliver 32 hours of mixed usage.
Google Uncovers Russia-Paid Ads On YouTube, Gmail
Initially, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg publicly denied the platform had any role in spreading false information. Both Twitter Inc and Facebook have said that Russian Federation bought ads and had accounts on their platforms.
The ability to disturb Pixel 2 during driving
Considering Google's new direction, we are expecting to see more exclusive services and features for the Google hardware. However, it has been confirmed now as it is written clearly in the footnotes of the Pixel 2 listing on Google store.
India in seventh heaven as Australia crumble in Ranchi
Under the captaincy of Virat Kohli , the playing XI squad showcased excellent performances in all matches, except the fourth ODI. The Australia skipper had an MRI scan on Friday to assess the injury with soreness hampering him in the lead-up to the series .
Preschoolers die after being set alight in Brazil
Mr Temer said that, as the father of a school-age child, he understood this must be an extremely painful loss for the parents. President Michael Temer tweeted: "I'm very sorry about this tragedy involving children in Janauba".
Kane to captain England against Slovenia
They don't have Champions League-winning medals throughout this group, they don't have Premier League-winning medals. Slovenia coach Srecko Katanec revealed he will step down after his side's final game at home to Scotland .
Vancouver makes shortlist in 2026 World Cup bid
Under the proposed plan, the US would host 60 of the 80 World Cup matches, with Canada and Mexico each hosting 10. Morocco are the only other contender for the 2026 tournament, having announced their candidacy in June.
BF PO supports breast cancer research
He said at first doctors didn't diagnose his mother with breast cancer although "something didn't feel right to her". Mammograms can show breast cancer when it's small and even before a lump can be felt.
Firebrand jurist Moore wins GOP primary runoff in Alabama
Luther Strange chose to play with the Trump fire, so he has to live with the consequences after Trump burned the house down. Jones is a former USA attorney best known for prosecuting the Klansmen who killed four girls in a 1963 church bombing.