• NLDS Game 4: Juan Uribe powers Dodgers to series victory with late two-run homer

    Summary of 8 articles · Updated Oct 8, 2013
    Oh, that's why the Dodgers signed Juan Uribe. Juan Uribe hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning after Clayton Kershaw started on short rest for the Dodgers in a 4-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night, sending Los Angeles into the National League Championship Series for the first time since 2009. If the Dodgers could ever get back to the postseason, Uribe might be a wild card. Fans were on their feet chanting, "Let's go Dodgers!" when Uribe fouled off two bunt attempts, then sent a 2-2 pitch into the Dodgers' bullpen in left field to put them in front for the second time. Another member of the ownership group, Bobby Patton, watching Uribe's at-bat noted the Dodgers' one-run deficit and wondered if they were headed to Atlanta for another cross-country trek, this time for Game 5. continued to work and continued to stay after it, and kind of stayed the course," Dodgers manager Don Mattingly said. They weren't in the eye of the hurricane that's saved for the players, coaches and manager Don Mattingly but they celebrated on the outskirts, watching the scene unfold and embracing the team members and support staff who offered congratulations.
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      LOS ANGELES -- Back in 2011, in the midst of divorce and bankruptcy, budget cuts and public protests, came word that Dodgers owner Frank McCourt was somehow going to pay Juan Uribe $21 million. After all the ensuing jokes, about McCourt digging through …
      Source: CNNSI.com
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    • Juan Uribe Sends The Dodgers To The NLCS With This Bomb

      Your browser does not support iframes. In the bottom of the 8th in Los Angeles, Juan Uribe sent the Atlanta Play The Game The Right Ways packing with an absolute monster blast to left field.Read more...
      Source: deadspin.com

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