Ben Revere scored the win run from second base on a pass and a catcher thrower error Yasmani Grandal, and the Los Angeles Angels blew their lead in the ninth inning before beating the Dodgers 3-2 on Wednesday.
Cameron Maybin ended up receiving a kind of ticket that closed the game after Cuban Grandal lost control of the third strike of Pedro Báez and sent his pitch over Chase Utley’s head first, allowing Revere to reach the plate in a way unconventional.
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Grandal had a home run that equalized for the Dodgers with two outs in the ninth to Cam Bedrosian (2-0), but the Angels beat Báez (2-1) to tip the NL leaders their third defeat In 20 dates.
Andrelton Simmons hit a two-run homer in the sixth for the Angels.
By the Dodgers, Cubans Yasmani Grandal 3-2, with a scored and a powered; Yasiel Puig of 4-0.
For the Angels, the Dominicans Albert Pujols 4-0; Jefry Mars of 3-2. The Cuban Yunel Escobar of 3-1. Andrelton Simmons of Caceres 4-2, with an annotated and two driven. Martín Maldonado of Puerto Rico 4-1. The Venezuelan Luis Valbuena 1-0.