The way he dragged his foot made it obvious it was intentional, and he was fortunate to not have injured Aguilar. "I think it was the first time I ever got mobbed out in the outfield". Two days later, Athletics reliever Fernando Abad threw at Machado's knees, almost hitting him, and on the next pitch, he retaliated by throwing his bat at third base, where Alberto Callaspo had just replaced Donaldson.
In a tense game, the benches cleared in the 10th inning when Machado grounded out and his feet tangled with Jesus Aguilar at first base.
Clayton Kershaw will look to bounce back after falling short of expectations on Game 1 of the NLCS in Milwaukee.
"Honestly, I was surprised that they were pitching to me", Bellinger said.
The left-hander left the game with no outs in the second inning of a game that went 13 innings, won 2-1 by the Dodgers.
"Rich initially was good, and gave us five innings, but the bullpen, what they did tonight against a very good offensive club, my hat's off to these guys", Los Angeles manager Dave Roberts said.
-The Brewers altered their postseason roster and replaced injured starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez with right-hander Zach Davies, meaning Gonzalez can not appear in the World Series should the team advance.
Gonzalez was relieved by Freddy Peralta, who promptly worked his way out of a bases-loaded jam in the second inning.
The Brewers tied the game 1-1 in the fifth on an RBI double from pinch hitter Domingo Santana to score Orlando Arcia from first base.
Brewers leadoff man Lorenzo Cain went 0-for-6 with three strikeouts and is now 4-for-20 (.200) in the series.
"I played right field in the minor leagues a lot before I started playing center field".
The righty Woodruff had entered in the first inning after lefty starter Wade Miley (a decoy in what all along was a planned bullpen game for the Brewers) walked Cody Bellinger leading off and departed.
While the Milwaukee Brewers didn't shy away from calling Machado a "dirty player", the Major League Baseball doesn't believe that his actions warrant a suspension. "I haven't done anything this series but that doesn't affect me that much as long as we win; last night we didn't and it got to me". The under is 8-1 in the last nine Milwaukee games overall.