Published On: Sat, Sep 11th, 2021

Urías Earns MLB-Leading 17th Win, Dodgers Beat Padres 3-0

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LOS ANGELES—Pitching and just enough hitting got the Dodgers back to winning. Julio Urías threw seven shutout innings for his major league-leading 17th victory, Max Muncy slugged a two-run homer and Los Angeles beat the San Diego Padres 3-0 on Friday night to snap a two-game skid. “It was really important for us to get ahead of this series,” Urías said through a translator. “On a personal note, very great to get those victories.” Urías (17-3) scattered three hits, struck out seven and walked one to remain unbeaten in his last 13 starts, going 8-0 in that stretch. The left-hander hasn’t lost since June 21 at San Diego. “He’s a front-line starter and when he takes the baseball, we expect to win,” manager Dave Roberts said. “For him to go deep tonight shows his growth and maturity.” Padres All-Star shortstop Jake Cronenworth got hit on his left hand by a … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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