Yasiel Puig
Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig tests hamstring Saturday
Yasiel Puig, RF, LAD
1:26 AM
News: Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was able to do some light testing on his injured hamstring Saturday, according to MLB.com.

Puig, who is currently on the 15-day DL with the injury, is likely to begin his rehab assignment next week in the hopes of a quick return from the disabled list. Puig is hitting .279 with two home runs and four RBI in 43 at-bats this season.

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Aaron Hill
Diamondbacks' Aaron Hill cranks first home run of the year
Aaron Hill, 3B, ARI
12:57 AM
News: Diamondbacks third baseman Aaron Hill went 1 for 4 at the plate in Arizona's 6-4 loss to the Dodgers on Saturday.

Hill did his damage in the fourth inning, smacking a 1-1 pitch from Scott Baker over the left center field wall, his first of the season. Hill is hitting .185 with four RBI in 54 at-bats this season.

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Paul Goldschmidt
Diamondbacks' Paul Goldschmidt cracks sixth home run Saturday
Paul Goldschmidt, 1B, ARI
12:54 AM
News: Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt went 1 for 4 at the plate in Arizona's 6-4 loss to the Dodgers on Saturday.

Goldschmidt did his damage in the first inning, ripping a two-run homer over the center field wall, his sixth of the season. Goldschmidt is now hitting .341 with 22 RBI in 85 at-bats.

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Justin Turner
Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner rips third home run of the year
Justin Turner, 3B, LAD
12:51 AM
News: Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner went 2 for 3 at the plate in Los Angeles' 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks on Saturday.

Turner got things going early when he ripped a solo home run in the first inning off of Jeremy Hellickson, his third of the season. Turner also doubled and scored three runs in the contest.

Turner is now hitting .300 with six RBI in 40 at-bats this season.

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Joc Pederson
Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson hits fourth home run of 2015
Joc Pederson, CF, LAD
12:49 AM
News: Dodgers center fielder Joc Pederson went 1 for 5 at the plate in Los Angeles' 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks on Saturday. 

Pederson got things going in the seventh when he ripped the first pitch he saw from Evan Marshall over the center field wall, his fourth consecutive game with an at-bat he's hit a home run.

Pederson is now hitting .292 with six home runs and 15 RBI in 65 at-bats.

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Chris Hatcher
Dodgers pitcher Chris Hatcher picks up second save of the year
Chris Hatcher, RP, LAD
12:42 AM
News: Dodgers relief pitcher Chris Hatcher allowed two hits in the ninth inning, but kept Arizona off the scoreboard in Los Angeles' 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks on Saturday, earning his second save of the season.

Hatcher lowered his ERA to 6.75 in 9 1/3 innings of work.

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Jeremy Hellickson
Diamondbacks pitcher Jeremy Hellickson strikes out six in ND
Jeremy Hellickson, SP, ARI
12:35 AM
News: Diamondbacks pitcher Jeremy Hellickson allowed three runs on six hits in 5 1/3 innings of work in Arizona's 6-4 loss to the Dodgers Saturday. 

Hellickson was tagged early for a solo homer in the first by Justin Turner. Then, Adrian Gonzalez ripped an RBI double to bring home another run. Then in the third, Scott Van Slyke ripped an RBI single.

Hellickson, who also added six strikeouts and just one walk to his totals, remains 1-3 with a 5.20 ERA in 27 2/3 innings. He will look to get back on track Thursday against the Padres.

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Scott Baker
Dodgers pitcher Scott Baker tagged for four runs in no decision
Scott Baker, SP, LAD
12:35 AM
News: Dodgers pitcher Scott Baker allowed four runs on seven hits in four innings of work in Los Angeles' 6-4 win over the Diamondbacks Saturday.

Baker had a rough go of it in the first, allowing a two-run homer to Paul Goldschmidt. Then in the second, Baker gave up three more hits, pushing across another run. In the fourth, Aaron Hill smacked a lead off home run.

"I was kind of fighting myself out there a little bit," Baker said per the Associated Press. "Mechanically, I just wasn't where I needed to be to get the ball down consistently. It happens sometimes. I'm thankful the guys were able to pick me up tonight and score the runs that we needed."

Baker, who remains 0-1, pushed his ERA to 5.73 in 11 innings of work. He will look for his first win of the year Thursday against the Brewers.

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Charlie Blackmon
Rockies' Charlie Blackmon crushes third home run of the year
Charlie Blackmon, CF, COL
5/2/2015
News: Rockies center fielder Charlie Blackmon went 2 for 4 at the plate in Colorado's 4-2 loss to the Padres Saturday.

Blackmon started things off with a double in the first inning, but was left stranded at third. Then in the third, Blackmon crushed a 1-0 pitch from Brandon Morrow over the center field wall, his third of the year.

Blackmon is now hitting .300 with 12 RBI in 90 at-bats.

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Jorge De La Rosa
Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa tagged for three runs in loss
Jorge De La Rosa, SP, COL
5/2/2015
News: Rockies pitcher Jorge De La Rosa allowed three runs on five hits in five innings of work in Colorado's 4-2 loss to the Padres on Saturday.

De La Rosa allowed a run in the first inning when the first three batters reached safely. Then in the fifth, De La Rosa found more issues after putting two men on with one out. Justin Upton ripped an RBI single to center, plating two more runs.

"He looked like himself, threw the ball real well, mixed in some curveballs for strikes to change their eye level and had the rest of his arsenal working," Rockies manager Walt Weiss said to MLB.com.

De La Rosa, now 0-2, ballooned his ERA to 9.00 in 12 innings of work. He will look to get back on track Friday against the Dodgers.

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