LOS ANGELES — This one was easy for the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Chris Taylor hit a grand slam during a six-run first inning, Alex Wood and two relievers combined for 17 strikeouts and the Dodgers rolled over the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-1 on Monday night.
"It was fun tonight," Taylor said.
At least for the Dodgers. Pittsburgh was behind 10-0 after four innings.
"The beauty of this game is games like this only count as one loss," Pirates manager Clint Hurdle said.
The Dodgers have won three...