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HomeSportsReport: Dodgers' Julio Urias to relieve Game 1 in Game 5

Report: Dodgers’ Julio Urias to relieve Game 1 in Game 5

the Los Angeles Dodgers will use right handed Corey gag as a starter, with a winner of 20 games Julio Urias He is expected to pitch the most innings in a winner-take-all-5 NLDS game against him. San Francisco Giants Thursday night, reports Juan Toribio of MLB.com.

Urias, who was 20-3 with a 2.96 ERA this season, will be used out of the bullpen for the first time this season.

The southpaw was used in a similar role in Game 3 of the 2020 NLDS against the San Diego Padres.

Knebel, normally a reliever, made four starts as a starter this season, never more than two innings.

MLB.com says the Dodgers are making the move because the Dodgers chose a right-wing lineup against Urias in Game 2.

Right-hander Logan Webb is scheduled to start Game 5 for the Giants.

Watch the NLDS finale at 9:07 pm ET / 6:07 pm PT on Sportsnet and SN Now.

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