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Kuroda's high pitch at Victorino's head leads both benches to clear

Updated: October 13, 2008, 12:59 AM ET
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES -- Both benches and bullpens cleared Sunday night in Game 3 of the NL championship series, moments after Los Angeles Dodgers starter Hiroki Kuroda threw a pitch over Shane Victorino's head.

Plate umpire Mike Everitt immediately warned both teams following Kuroda's third-inning pitch, an apparent attempt to retaliate for Philadelphia's Brett Myers throwing behind Manny Ramirez in Game 2.

"I don't think anybody is really trying to hit anybody," Phillies first baseman ...

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