Bases-loaded walk sends Rockies past Dodgers
7:37 PM ET
DENVER — Chris Iannetta flung the bat aside as if he got all of the pitch.
In a way, he did — a walk’s just as good as a hit, especially with the bases loaded in the ninth.
“I like my chances against a guy in that situation — someone with their back against the wall and has to make pitches over the plate,” the Rockies catcher said.
It was the second walk-off win in as many days for Colorado. Ryan McMahon lined a three-run homer in the ninth on Saturday.
DJ LeMahieu led off the ninth with a single to right that Yasiel Puig misplayed, allowing LeMahieu to take second. After David Dahl was intentionally walked with one out, Ian Desmond grounded out. McMahon was also walked to load the bases.
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