“They’re ready to hit, which is tough, but they’re not chasing the pitch you want them to chase,” Greinke said. “That’s kind of what they do best. They did that the whole series.”
Arizona won its last six regular-season games against the Dodgers, but Los Angeles dominated its NL West rival when it mattered most, sweeping an Cheap Atlanta Braves Jerseys opponent in the postseason for the first time since the 2009 NLDS against St. Louis.
It was a tough ending to a big turnaround season for the Diamondbacks, who went from 69-93 in 2016 to 93-69 this year.
“I want to remember how I feel,” first-year manager Torey Lovullo said, “because I think it will motivate me, and the pain and frustration that we’re all experiencing right now.”
In the aftermath of the mass shooting on Oct. 1, however, the world is discovering the part of Las Vegas that is a real city with real locals who call this place home. They are the first responders, the police officers, the fire fighters, the doctors, the nurses and the men and women who lined up for hours to donate blood because they wanted to help out in any way they could.
They live in North Las Vegas, Summerlin, Boulder City, Henderson and all over Clark County. The impact a sports team can have on a community can Cheap Baseball Jerseys at times be exaggerated, especially when public funding is involved, but Tuesday night was an example of what a team can do for a city looking for a reason to smile and have fun again, even if just for one night.