You might remember last year when Justin Turner hit that homerun that covered a fan in nacho cheese. The Dodgers’ third baseman launched a ball into the pavilions that landed into a nacho helmet, and that fan paid the price for catching a homerun ball. But it made for a really great highlight from the year,
And JT was back at it again on Thursday night in Los Angeles. Facing off against the Cubs in the first game of a 4-game set, the Dodgers’ third baseman crushed a solo shot off of Mark Leiter Jr to extend the lead.
And one unlucky souvenir helmet was demolished in the process. Watch as the Dodgers fan sticks the helmet up trying to make the catch. It didn’t go quite the way he had hoped it would and lost the helmet in the process.
But the good news for that Dodgers fan (assuming it was a Dodger fan) is that their team went on to take game one. Los Angeles rallied their offense behind another solid outing from Tony Gonsolin, giving him his 11th win of the year.
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The Dodgers are hoping that they will have one of their guys on the mound to start the All-Star Game this year. But while many think Tony Goonsolin is deserving of the nod, ESPN’s Jeff Passan isn’t convinced. He spoke this week about why he thought Gonsolin should not get the start.
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