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After becoming a full-time reliever, Hess worked 32.1 innings in 22 appearances and allowed nine earned runs on 19 hits with 18 walks and 48 strikeouts.
Fried most recently held the Mets to a lone earned run in 5 1/3 frames while throwing 75 pitches, his most in the majors.
Arrieta gave up one earned run on three hits with five walks and nine strikeouts over 6 2/3 innings.
Houston starter Justin Verlander went six innings, allowing six hits and two earned runs.
Kershaw finished just 4 2/3 and was charged with six earned runs.
Over 30 2/3 innings during its first nine playoff games, the Dodgers’ bullpen had allowed only 12 hits, three earned runs and one homer.
Chicago scored two earned runs and two unearned runs, on the strength of three hits, one hit by pitch, one intentional walk, a catcher's interference, and one very odd play.
In Los Angeles’s nine playoff games so far, the bullpen has pitched 30⅔ innings and surrendered just those three earned runs.
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