“Like I say, for the whole team, you just turn the page and get ready to go tomorrow.”. Muncy also went 5-for-19 with three home runs in the Dodgers’ five-game loss in the NLDS against the eventual World Series champion Washington Nationals. Including his final two at-bats in Game 2 and his first three in Game 3, Seager had a span of producing an RBI in five consecutive plate appearances. Max Muncy’s zodiac sign is Virgo. Kenley Jansen, the Dodgers’ primary closer since 2012 and career leader with 312 saves, pitched a 1-2-3 sixth. Muncy appears to be getting a breather. There are things to build on.”. Stop stealing our stuff and ripping off our features, please. His performance in 2019 emphatically answered that question. “But the biggest thing to me is our team got a W and got us back on track.”. Pretty good idea to be screwing around over that little money (baseball-wise). Mookie Betts had an infield single on the first pitch of the game, though he was initially called out before a replay challenge overturned the call by umpire Dan Iassogna. Everybody in the clubhouse knows that,” shortstop Dansby Swanson said. And now we’re getting really nitpicky here — his infield fly ball rate nearly doubled. If you want to nitpick, Muncy didn’t hit for as much power in ‘19. Muncy’s slam off Grant Dayton capped an 11-run first inning when Los Angeles benefitted from a game-starting replay challenge, hit three home runs and had nine consecutive batters reach base after two outs. © 2009-2020 numberFire, Inc. Certain headlines thanks to Rotoworld. This channel was generated automatically by YouTube's video discovery system. Right at your fingertips. Atlanta’s miserable start was eerily similar to the Braves’ flop in Game 5 of last year’s Division Series against St. Louis, when they gave up a 10-run first inning at home in a season-ending start by Mike Foltynewicz. Seager drove in Betts with a double on the next pitch before groundouts by Justin Turner and Muncy. When Braves No. Use of this website (including any and all parts and components) constitutes your acceptance of these TERMS OF USE and UPDATED PRIVACY POLICY. All but one Dodgers starter had already batted three times. It’s even more impressive if you consider his defense. How to watch Game 6 of the National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Atlanta Braves from Arlington, Texas. He had his lowest OPS month of the season (.776) at that time, but he came back with a strong August (.954 OPS) before closing the season with a .786 OPS. Bryse Wilson makes his postseason debut as the third rookie right-handed starter for Atlanta in this series in what will be his first appearance since the final day of the regular season on Sept. 27. Wright gave up seven runs while facing only nine batters. He had had thrown six scoreless innings in the Game 3 NL Division Series clincher over Miami last Thursday. Kenley Jansen had an electrifying ninth inning. 9 batter Chris Taylor drew a free pass, Dayton walked Betts, gave up the the RBI single to Seager and hit Turner on the foot before Muncy’s 435-foot slam to right-center. Latest on Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Max Muncy including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on ESPN I would be remiss if I didn’t highlight Muncy’s best game of the season. Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Max Muncy clubbed a grand slam in the top of the first inning against the Atlanta Braves, giving his Dodgers an unbelievable 11-0 lead. by Handedness, 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 5, Pick: 11, Overall: 169, Team: Oakland Athletics. Roberts, who bypassed Jansen when he went to the bullpen to start the ninth in a 1-1 tie in Game 1 of this series, has avoided being specific about the closer’s role. He sputtered a bit in July. Dodgers await tests on Chris Taylor’s right ankle. On Aug. 4, he went 4-for-5 with a home runs, two doubles and three RBIs in an 11-10 win over the Padres. Max Muncy career batting statistics for Major League, Minor League, and postseason baseball ... , DRS, FSR, TZ & TZL ... Muncy (wrist) is starting Saturday against the Angels. Max Muncy. It was a week after he needed 30 pitches to get two outs and gave up two runs without being able to finish the 6-5 victory in Game 2 of the NLDS against the Padres. FS1 | FOX | FOX News | Fox Corporation | FOX Sports Supports | FOX Deportes, ™ and © 2020 Fox Media LLC and Fox Sports Interactive Media, LLC. He had a .265 ISO after posting a .319 ISO in his first season with the Dodgers. Dodgers reliever Kenley Jansen looked the best he has in at least a month in his scoreless inning to close out Game 5 of the NLCS, including three strikeouts. Positions: First Baseman, Second Baseman and Third Baseman Bats: Left • Throws: Right 6-0, 215lb (183cm, 97kg) . “Kenley’s still our guy,” Seager said. Max Muncy had the biggest plate appearance of Game 5, Dodgers get another test against LHP Max Fried. Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Max Muncy is not in the starting lineup on Tuesday against right-hander Zach Davies and the San Diego Padres. Pollock returns to center field and bats seventh after a maintenance day of his own. They have eight through three games of the NLCS, where the World Series will be played. Pederson that overturn “got us going, and then from there you saw what happened.”. ... Atlanta was the only team in the majors with an 11-run inning during the regular season. (Aug. 21; .419). Cody Bellinger will move to first base while A.J. By registering, you indicate that you agree to the Terms Of Service. “We hit some homers, took some walks. by Retrosheet. Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy (13) celebrates his grand slam home run during the first inning in Game 3 of a baseball National League Championship Series against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. Nine consecutive batters reached with two outs. Do Not Sell my Personal Info, Oct 14, 2020 at 6:45p ET | MLB | Duration: 0:48. He combined to hit .289/.393/.579 in those two months and gave him a strong .266/.366/.531 batting line at the All-Star break. His win probability added was .907 — more than double his second-best game of the season. ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers were already having a grand time before Max Muncy’s big slam capped the highest-scoring inning in a major league playoff game. © 2009-2019 numberFire, Inc. Certain headlines thanks to Rotoworld. He had a .452 wOBA when putting the ball in play last year, a top 15% rate in baseball. Help | Viewer Feedback | Press | Advertise With Us | Jobs | FOX Cincy | RSS | Site Map What It Means: Muncy appears to be getting a … The 15 runs matched the most in an NLCS game — the Braves beat the St. Louis Cardinals 15-0 in Game 7 of the 1996 NLCS. and play-by-play data provided by Baseball Info Solutions. “You trust him to go out there and get outs. More AP MLB: https://apnews.com/MLB and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports, Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy (13) celebrates his grand slam home run during the first inning in Game 3 of a baseball National League Championship Series against the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, in Arlington, Texas. Those 15 runs over two times up came after the Braves had allowed only nine runs in their previous six games plus eight innings, a stretch that included four shutouts en route to a 7-0 postseason start. “To get that infield hit, and then the next pitch, you see two pitches and you’ve already got a run, that was quite the change,” Roberts said. ... Only the Chicago Cubs, with six in Game 3 of the 2015 NLDS, hit more homers in any postseason game. That number stands at .444 for his career, and with an xwOBA of .446, it’s not like he’s subsisting on lucky hits. Pollock in Friday's Game 5 lineup against Atlanta, Dodgers starting Enrique Hernandez at second base in Thursday's Game 5 lineup, Austin Barnes catching for Dodgers on Thursday, Will Smith out of Dodgers' Game 5 lineup against Braves, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Helper: Saturday 10/17/20, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Helper: Friday 10/16/20, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball Helper: Thursday 10/15/20. Not a lot, honestly. Manager Dave Roberts said Clayton Kershaw will start Game 4 for the Dodgers, two nights after the three-time NL Cy Young Award winner from Dallas was scratched because of back spasms. “We still are in a good spot with four games left,” Braves manager Brian Snitker said. We just recently updated our player pages for mobile and added a few new features! That new ballpark in his home state of Texas where the Dodgers hope to keep playing right through the World Series suddenly doesn’t seem too big anymore, and they are right back in the National League Championship Series after a 15-3 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday night. Updated: Saturday, October 17, 2020 10:52 AM ET, Park Factors “Tomorrow we’ll come back and put our best foot forward. All minor league baseball data provided by Major League Baseball Advanced Media Jansen threw seven of his 10 pitches for strikes, all but one of them between 88-92 mph.