Los Angeles Teams

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Shoemaker dealing with 11 K's vs. Astros (0:28)
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Mets walk-off with Granderson solo home run (1:20)
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Pujols smashes 10th HR of the season (0:22)
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Trout clears the bases with one swing (0:44)
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Granderson plays hero with Mets' walk-off HR (0:38)

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

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Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Cal's Jaylen Brown has scheduled group workout with MIN, MIL, TOR and maybe LAL on Saturday, source says. Expected to workout at BOS, NO, & PHX next week.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

During Dodgers BP at Citi Field, Melo made sure to take a picture of his son with Yasiel Puig!

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Urias' debut spoiled by Mets (0:45)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers 19-year-old rookie starter Julio Urias lasted just 2 2/3 innings in his debut Friday against the Mets. He was limited to 90 pitches regardless of how he performed, but was lifted at 81 pitches after walking his fourth batter of the day and loading the bases. The Mets led 3-1 in the third inning when he departed.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Carlos Urías on all the comparisons his son Julio has drawn to Fernando Valenzuela: "Those comparisons to Fernando Valenzuela have happened all over, mostly in the media. But my son and I have talked a lot about it, and we agree, and mostly he has told me himself that Fernando Valenzuela is Fernando Valenzuela and, honestly, there will never be another one like him. Like my son says, I'm going to work on having my own career and try to do it the best I can. He has to build his own name. Those comparisons are greatly appreciated, but not when it comes with the pressure to be Fernando Valenzuela."

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Dodgers catcher Yasmani Grandal told me that Julio Urías has the potential to be as good or better than any of the young starters in the talented Mets pitching staff: "(In Urías) we have a prospect that can pitch almost the same or better than them, because he has better secondary pitches and can throw up to 97-98 mph. I have never seen a pitcher that young with such good secondary pitches. The Mets prospects had success with those fastballs around 98-100mph, but their secondary pitches were not as good as Urias'."

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

"I will take really good care of your son" -Dodgers manager Dave Roberts to Juani Urías, Julio's mom

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Julio Urías has some striking similarities to Fernando Valenzuela (0:30)

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers insist that while there is an outline for how they see Julio Urias' season progressing, there are no guarantees past the 19-year-old's debut Friday at New York. "He's at 90 pitches tonight, and after tonight we'll all sit down and evaluate going forward what is best for Julio as well as the organization," manager Dave Roberts said. So whether Urias starts in five days at Wrigley Field against the Cubs remains to be seen.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers manager Dave Roberts admitted to being "anxious" in advance of Julio Urias' major league debut Friday at New York. The 19-year-old left-hander is the Dodgers' top prospect and is considered by many as the top prospect in all of baseball.