Dodgers pitch in with relief aid to Puerto Rico

October 20th, 2017

LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers will make a "substantial" donation to aid Puerto Rico's relief effort from Hurricane Maria in the name of , whose record-tying three-homer performance on Thursday helped the club clinch the National League Championship Series.

Hernandez, a native of Puerto Rico, tied postseason single-game records with the trio of home runs and seven RBIs against the Cubs at Wrigley Field in Game 5 of the NLCS presented by Camping World.

The Dodgers announced the donation on Friday after the night flight home from Chicago. Los Angeles will resume workouts on Saturday for the World Series presented by YouTube TV, which opens on Tuesday at Dodger Stadium.