"He's our guy and I believe in him," first baseman Adrian Gonzalez said last week.
Dodgers and Mattingly part ways in mutual agreement →
"It just hasn't gone my way the last couple of starts," he said. "Everyone in here is grinding and trying to score runs. When you've got one of the best pitchers in the game out there, it's not going to be easy."
Nationals lose to Dodgers in 2nd straight shutout →