Game 1 of the World Series included several unpredictable moments, but none like the three-run, pinch-hit home run off the bat of Boston’s Eduardo Nuñez, whose blast over the Green Monster put the game out of reach.
It’s reasonable to expect Wood to pitch longer than Morton, all things being equal. That, however, is tempered by the exigencies of the Dodgers’ position in the Series. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts will want to avoid trailing 3-1, so Wood will likely be on a short leash.
Quotes on new Dodgers pitcher Alex Wood, recent call up Jon Gray, and the recently traded Nick Williams.
Albert Pujols hits a big homer, Jose Fernandez and Alex Wood duel, plus more Tuesday action and Wednesday’s What to Watch.
What does Doug see ahead for selected pitchers in 2014?
These young players have officially graduated from the minors and are ready to help your fantasy squad this year.
The guys get one of Felix’s worst starts of the season to break down as Texas unloads on him in the second inning. Plus Alex Wood’s insanity and Doug goes to Boston!
A close look at four relievers who benefit from funky mechanics.