Aug 19

Game 123, 2023

Marlins at Dodgers, 6:10 PM PDT, TV: Bally Sports Florida, SPNLA

The Marlins’ LHP Braxton Garrett (7-3, 3.91 ERA) faces off against the Dodgers’ LHP Julio Urías (10-6, 4.35 ERA).

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Aug 19

Game 122, 2023

Marlins at Dodgers, 12:00 PM PDT, TV: Bally Sports Florida, SPNLA

RHP Eury Pérez (5-4, 3.19 ERA) pitches for the Marlins, facing LHP Caleb Ferguson (7-3, 2.38) of the Dodgers.

Today in Dodgers’ history:

  • 1955 For the sixth consecutive season, Robin Roberts is a 20-game winner. The Phillies right-hander, who will finish the season with a 23-14 record, beats Don Newcombe and the first place Dodgers at Connie Mack Stadium, 3-2.
  • 1957 Citing poor attendance as the reason, Giants’ president Horace Stoneham, ignoring baseball’s edict of banning announcements about relocation of franchises until after the World Series, informs the press the club has signed a lease to play its home games in San Francisco next season. The club’s Board of Directors voted 8-1 approving the shift to the West Coast, with the only dissenting vote cast by M. Donald Grant, who will become the chairman of the Mets, an expansion team located in New York to fill the National League void created by the departure of the Giants and Dodgers to California.
  • 2004 Pitching a perfect bottom of the ninth inning, John Smoltz establishes the franchise record with his 142nd save in a Braves uniform. The right-handed reliever surpasses Gene Garber as Atlanta beats the Dodgers in Los Angeles, 6-5.
  • 2008 The Dodgers reacquired Greg Maddux (6-9, 3.99) from the Padres for cash and two minor leaguers to be named or an additional monetary sum. The 42 year-old future Hall of Fame right-hander, obtained to help the club down the stretch run, played in LA for part of the 2006 season, winning six of nine decisions.

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