LOS ANGELES — Tyler Anderson of the Los Angeles Dodgers misplaced his bid for a no-hitter when Los Angeles Angels star Shoehi Ohtani tripled with one out within the ninth inning Wednesday evening.
Ohtani pulled a line drive into the right-field nook nicely past a diving Mookie Betts. It got here on the 123rd pitch from Anderson — his earlier profession excessive was 109 in 2018 with Colorado.
Anderson, who picked up the win within the Dodgers’ 4-1 victory, threw a known as third strike previous three-time MVP Mike Trout to start out the ninth because the Dodger Stadium crowd roared. Ohtani, final 12 months’s AL MVP, lined the following pitch — an 86 mph cutter — into proper.
Anderson shook his head barely and was lifted for nearer Craig Kimbrel with the Dodgers main 4-0. The 32-year-old left-hander tipped his cap as he walked off the mound to a standing ovation.
He struck out eight and walked two. Anderson fanned Ohtani twice earlier than the two-way star spoiled the no-hit bid.
Tyler Anderson suggestions his cap to the followers after exiting the sport within the ninth inning of the Dodgers’ 4-1 win over the Angels. USA TODAY Sports activities
Shohei Othani legs out a triple within the ninth inning, breaking apart Dodgers starters Tyler Anderson’s bid for a no-hitter within the Angels’ loss.USA TODAY Sports activities
The group of fifty,812 was on its ft cheering for Anderson to get the final out of the eighth. He did, with Taylor Ward happening swinging.
The Angels had left 4 runners on base. Ward reached on an error by middle fielder Cody Bellinger main off the sport. Trout adopted with a stroll earlier than Anderson retired Ohtani on a known as third strike and Matt Duffy went down swinging to finish the inning.
Anderson hit Jared Walsh with a pitch main off the second.
Walsh hit a dribbler up the primary bottom line within the seventh. Anderson ran over to make the play and bought there in time, however spiked the throw for an error.
Anderson has had one season with a successful file (4-3 in 2020 with San Francisco) however now he’s having the very best 12 months of his seven-year profession. He got here into the sport with a 7-0 file and three.07 ERA.
The Dodgers bought a three-run homer from Will Smith within the first and a solo shot by Trea Turner within the third.