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Octavio Dotel's implosion costs Dodgers

Reliever struggles after tough call by ump and L.A. loses to Colorado 3-2 in 10

Updated: August 19, 2010, 9:28 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- In the grand scheme of a season in which the Los Angeles Dodgers already were careening toward the edge of a cliff, it didn't mean a whole lot. But in the decidedly smaller scheme of the Dodgers' latest low-scoring setback, this time 3-2 to the Colorado Rockies in 10 innings before 44,268 on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium, it appears to have loomed large, at least in the psyche of one of the key players involved.

With one out and nobody on base in the top of the 10th inning, ...

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