Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger pitched two more homers to set a new record in the majors with his powerful start, Clayton Kershaw became the first to win 10 games in the National League despite admitting four home runs, his worst personal record , And Los Angeles beat the New York Mets 10-6 on Monday.
Bellinger has 21 homers in 51 games as a pro – the fastest in major league history. Although he came to the National three weeks after the start of the season after being promoted from the minors, the first base leads the league rankings.
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Justin Turner pitched a two-run homer to his team and Chris Taylor hit another solo for the Dodgers, who took a 7-0 lead over Mets starter Zack Wheeler (3-5) in the first two innings.
For the Mets, Puerto Rican René Rivera 5-0. The Cuban Yoenis Céspedes of 4-1. The Venezuelan Wilmer Flores 4-0. Jose Reyes 4-2, with two runs scored and three RBIs; Rafael Montero of 1-0.
For the Dodgers, the Cuban Yasmani Grandal of 5-1, with an annotated one. The Puerto Rican Enrique Hernandez of 5-0. Franklin Gutierrez of Venezuela 1-1.