The Dodgers ran out of gas in 14 innings Wednesday, losing 6-4 to the Baltimore Orioles.
The Giants lost too, so the Dodgers remained five games out of first place in the National League West.
The Orioles and Dodgers met 50 years ago in the World Series.
Trayce Thompson hauled in one of the Orioles’ many hard-hit balls Tuesday night:
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Corey Seager extended his hitting streak to 17 games and came up with some clutch hits int the Dodgers’ 7-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles. The box score is here.
Hyun-Jin Ryu will make his regular season debut on Thursday.
Chris Capuano was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, ruling him out for the next time the Dodgers will need a fifth starter. That spot wouldn’t necessarily come up until the Dodgers’ April 27 home game against the Milwuakee Brewers, but manger Don Mattingly said he would like to use the fifth starter on April 24 at Citi Field against the New York Mets to give Clayton Kershaw, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Chad Billingsley and Josh Beckett an extra day between their next two starts.
Ted Lilly returned to the team one day after making a rehab start for Single-A Rancho Cucamonga and is scheduled to throw a bullpen session in two days. He’s done making rehab starts and is poised to take the fifth turn in the rotation.
“If he slots in, everybody kind of gets an extra day,” Mattingly said. “We really like doing that.”