Besides being great hitters overall, the Dodgers have proven themselves to be knowledgable about where the strike zone is. Only the Yankees (517) have walked more this season than the Dodgers (497).
Sure, no hitter likes striking out on a pitch they thought was a ball. But when it happens on a pitch that would have put two guys on with one out in the ninth, in a game in which the Dodgers could have gained ground on the Giants, it’s utterly frustrating.
In the early morning hours Friday, Inside Edge posted research on the most robbed in baseball on called third strikes. Guess who was the top of the list?