Game 153: Yasmani Grandal muscles up as Dodgers pester Rockies to death.

The Dodgers were annoying, or good, or maybe both in a 7-4 win over the Colorado Rockies. The box score is here.

Yasiel Puig hopes to play in the Dominican Winter League, which starts play in October and ends in December. Puig is beginning to do more to help the Dodgers than hurt them, writes columnist Mark Whicker.

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Chase Utley wins Dodgers’ annual Roy Campanella Award.

Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley has been selected as this year’s winner of the annual Roy Campanella Award.

Utley, 37, began the day batting .253 with 12 home runs, 50 RBIs and 74 runs scored in 130 games this season.

The award is given annually to the Dodgers player “who best exemplifies the spirit and leadership” of the late Hall of Fame catcher Roy Campanella. The award is voted on by the Dodgers’ uniformed personnel, players, and coaches. The award has been given out every year since 2006.

Utley will be presented with the award prior to Saturday’s game.

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Game 152: Yasiel Puig and the Dodgers push the Giants further to the brink.

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Yasiel Puig makes an over-the-shoulder catch in right field in the Dodgers’ 9-3 win over the Giants on Wednesday. (John McCoy/Staff photographer)

Yasiel Puig and the Dodgers exorcised their demons against left-hander Matt Moore in a 9-3 win over the San Francisco Giants.

The box score is here.

The photo gallery is here.

Veteran left-handers Brett Anderson and Scott Kazmir will have a chance to audition for a playoff start down the stretch.

Looking ahead to the postseason is only natural, writes columnist Jeff Miller, while the Dodgers take it one game at a time.

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Game 151: No magic in the Dodgers’ numbers against San Francisco Giants.

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Dodgers left fielder Andrew Toles leaps at the wall in failed pursuit of a home run by the Giants’ Eduardo Nunez. (John McCoy/Staff photographer)

The Dodgers had no answer for a technically-outside-the-park home run in a 2-0 loss to the San Francisco Giants. The box score is here. The photo gallery is here.

Kenta Maeda has been quietly consistent for the Dodgers this season, writes Mark Whicker. Maeda starts Wednesday night.

Brandon McCarthy threw a simulated game and could figure into the Dodgers’ plans this year.

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Watch: Giants’ Eduardo Nuñez hits a triple that becomes a home run.

The only run Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill allowed Tuesday night began its existence as a triple.

Eduardo Nuñez hit a deep fly ball that bounced off a camera just above the left field fence, off the top of the fence, and then back onto the field. A short review turned the hit from a triple into a home run. See for yourself:

It was the only run Hill allowed, and through seven innings it’s the only run for either team.

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