The Dodgers’ savior of their 2018 season was not Clayton Kershaw, Hyun-Jin Ryu or even Rich Hill.
Instead, it was 24-year-old Walker Buehler, the rookie, who stepped up. With the Dodgers down in the series two games to none, Buehler tossed seven shutout innings. He allowed just two runs and no walks, with seven strikeouts. It was the type of performance that puts a team back into a series on the back of one man.
Until it didn’t.
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