Most remarkable? All three have been against the Pirates, the earlier instances on Aug. 4, 1946 (10-1 in the Polo Grounds) and July 25, 1961 (16-7 in Forbes Field).
• The 29 runs the Pirates allowed in the first four games of this homestand -- to Toronto and San Francisco -- were the most they had given up in four consecutive home games since Aug. 13-16, 2012, when the Dodgers totaled 31 in a four-game series.
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