LOS ANGELES - Dodger Stadium will serve as a vote center for the presidential election in November, making the Dodgers the first Major League Baseball team to make their venue available for voting. Any registered voter in Los Angeles County can visit the stadium over a five-day period. Parking will be free.
Betts tied an MLB record by collecting his sixth career three-home-run game in an 11-2 win over the San Diego Padres, matching a mark set by Sammy Sosa and Johnny Mize in just his seventh MLB season. Betts went deep in the second, fourth and fifth innings of the Dodgers’ series finale against the Padres, fueling the team’s offensive outburst with power to all fields. He singled during his final plate appearance in the seventh inning.
Sandoval expected to start as Angels host Dodgers Los Angeles Dodgers (13-7, second in the NL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (7-12, fourth in the NL West) Anaheim, California; Friday, 9:40 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw (1-1, 3.60 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 12 strikeouts) Angels: Patrick Sandoval (0-1, 2.70 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 8 strikeouts) LINE: Dodgers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Angels play the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday.