LA Dodgers make late game comeback to secure game 3 win over the Atlanta Braves

Andrew Owen
FiredUp Network Sports Writer


Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Final Score: 6-5

The LA Dodgers beat the Atlanta Barves 6-5. 

Tony Gonsolin got the win for the Dodgers, firing 0.1 innings. 

Walker Buehler got the start for the Dodgers, firing 3.2 innings, giving up seven hits, four eanred runs, while walking three and striking out three batters. 

Kenley Jansen got his first save of the postseason, firing 1 inning, while striking out all three guys he faced. 

Luke Jackson got the loss for the Braves, firing 0.1 innings, giving up four hits, four earned runs. 

In the bottom of the 1st, Corey Seager hit a two run homerun to give the Dodgers an early 2-0 lead. 

In the top of the 4th, Joc Pederson hit an RBI single to make it a 2-1 game. Adam Duvall hit an RBI single to tie the game at 2-2. Dansby Swnason hit an RBI single to give the Braves a 3-2 lead. Eddie Rosairo walked in a run to extend the lead to 4-2. 

In the top of the 5th, Adam Duvall hit an RBI single to extend the Braves lead to 5-2. 

The Dodgers would start to mount there comeback in the 8th inning, Cody Bellinger hit a three run homerun to tie the game at 5-5. Mookie Betts hit an RBI double to give the Dodgers a 6-5 lead. 

That's how this game would end as the LA Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 6-5 to secure the game three win and that win makes this a 2-1 series. 

These two teams will play each other again tomorrow. First pitch will be at 8:08pm EST.