I think there’s a decent chance the Cubs are gonna expand their NL Central lead tonight, folks.
I hadn’t been watching the Dodgers-Cardinals game tonight, but I wanted to check in to see how things were going and:
Just out here minding my own business, cruising the lines, whistling a tune, and HOLY SHIT WAT pic.twitter.com/WowQQxajTd
— Bleacher Nation Cubs (@BleacherNation) June 3, 2021
The parting shot was a Cody Bellinger grand slam to take things to 11:
🚨 BELLI SLAM 🚨
It's an 11(!!!)-run first for LA. pic.twitter.com/dgdawSLM11
— MLB (@MLB) June 3, 2021
Cardinals starter Carlos Martinez was left in to go double, walk, single, single, walk, single, single, walk, strikeout (pitcher), single, fly out, walk before he was pulled with two outs, seven in, and the bases loaded. OUCH.
The Dodgers’ 11 first inning runs are their most since they scored 15 in the first on May 21, 1952 against the Reds
— Jeremy Frank (@MLBRandomStats) June 3, 2021