7/8/22 LOS ANGELES, CA - The Los Angeles Dodgers gave their fans something to cheer about in the bottom of the tenth inning, as they came from behind to beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3.
Tyler Anderson (9-1) for the Dodgers didn't get the win pitched 7.0 innings, gave up five hits and three runs and had four strikeouts.
The Cubs' starting pitcher Keegan Thompson pitched 5.2 innings giving up only two hits and one run, and had eight strikeouts.
The Dodgers had an opportunity to score first in the bottom of the second inning, with Will Smith at third base, Max Muncy at second base, and Jake Lamb at first base.
With one out, Keegan Thompson, the Cubs starting pitcher, held the Dodgers scoreless by getting Cody Bellinger and Gavin Lux to fly out.
The Cubs took a 1-0 lead in the top of the fifth inning with a solo home run by Nico Hoerner.
The Dodgers trail 3-0 in the top of the sixth inning after Ian Happ doubled to left-field and David Bote and Christopher Morel both came home to score.
Will Smith had the Dodgers trailing 3-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning after reaching base on an error by the Cubs' right fielder Seiya Suzuki who dropped the ball, and Freddie Freeman scored.
The Dodgers trailed by one run, 3-2, in the bottom of the seventh inning when Jake Lamb hit a solo home run over the center-field wall.
The Dodgers had the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning, and Mookie Betts at the plate tied the game 3-3 with a sacrifice fly ball.
Smith, one of the Dodgers' best clutch hitters, came thru for them again in the bottom of the tenth inning and delivered a walk-off single to left field that allowed Trea Turner to come home and win the game 4-3 to improve their record to (54-29). #mlb #willsmith #ladodgers #chicagocubs #losangelesdodgers #cubs #tgsportstv1