Many of the key hitters left, but… Still strong Dodgers, opening line explosion ‘Complete Victory’

 The Los Angeles Dodgers decorated their opening game with a pleasant complete victory. 

The Dodgers won the 2023 MLB season opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-2 at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California on the 31st (Korean time).

Major hitters such as Justin Turner, Trey Turner, 카지노and Cody Bellinger left the team en masse, and Gavin Lux was out for the season due to a knee injury in an exhibition game, but the batting line’s concentration shone with 12 hits. 

Left-hander Julio Urias, who started as the starting pitcher for the first opening game of his debut, gave up 1 run in the 1st and 2nd innings, but endured without any additional runs until the 6th inning. He became the opening game winning pitcher with 4 hits, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts and 2 runs in 6 innings. He had a maximum of 93.6 miles (150.6 km) four-seam fastball (36), slub (31), and changeup (12). 

The Dodgers batting line also supported Yurias. In the 3rd inning against Arizona starter Jack Gallen, James Outman walked and Miguel Rojas doubled with 2nd out, 2nd and 3rd base, Will Smith hit 2 RBIs and right-handed hits to tie the game 2-2. 

In the 5th inning, after one out, Mookie Betts walked and Freddie Freeman hit, and Smith, JD Martinez and David Peralta hit at the right time on the 1st and 3rd bases, turning the score over to 5-2. In the 7th inning, Outman hit a wedge with a two-run home run in left-center wall. 

While Smith played an active role with 3 hits and 4 RBIs in 4 at-bats, rookie outfielder Outman had an impressive opening game with 2 hits, 2 RBIs and 1 walk in 3 at-bats, including a home run. Freeman went 4 at bats, 2 hits, 1 walk, and succeeded in reaching 3 bases, and transfer students Peralta and Rojas both contributed to the victory by hitting 2 hits and multi-hits. 

Arizona became a losing pitcher as the starting gallon collapsed with 6 hits, 3 walks, 7 strikeouts and 5 runs in 4⅔ innings.

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