LA Dodgers 8, Pittsburgh 2
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(78-72)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 0 0 3 2 0 1 1 1 0 8 12 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 5 1
WP: H. Kuroda (9-10)
LP: R. Ohlendorf (0-2)
(63-87)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez doubled to deep right center, J. Pierre and R. Martin scored
- M. Ramirez scored, J. Loney to second on R. Doumit's throwing error
Top 4th: LA Dodgers
- J. Loney singled to right, J. Pierre and R. Martin scored, M. Ramirez to third, J. Loney out at second
Top 6th: LA Dodgers
- J. Pierre homered to deep right
Top 7th: LA Dodgers
- B. DeWitt hit sacrifice fly to center, P. Ozuna scored
Top 8th: LA Dodgers
- J. Loney hit sacrifice fly to deep right, R. Martin scored, J. Pierre to third
Bot 9th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche homered to deep right, R. Doumit scored
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Martin c 3 3 1 0 2 0 0 .276
    A.J. Ellis c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Pierre cf-lf 5 3 3 1 0 0 2 .274
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .395
    M. Sweeney ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .128
    J. Repko pr-rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
J. Loney 1b 4 0 2 3 0 1 2 .299
N. Garciaparra 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .243
    P. Ozuna pr-2b 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .158
M. Kemp rf-cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .285
B. DeWitt 2b-3b 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 .261
A. Berroa ss 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .238
H. Kuroda p 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 .120
    D. Young ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
    T. Saito p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Penny p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .192
 Totals 34 8 12 7 8 3 19  
 Batting
2B - N Garciaparra (7, R Ohlendorf); M Ramirez (11, R Ohlendorf).
HR - J Pierre (1, 6th inning off M Salas 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Loney , B Dewitt.
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (43), J Loney 3 (86), J Pierre (27), B Dewitt (44).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Garciaparra 1, P Ozuna 1, A Berroa 1, H Kuroda 1.
GIDP - H Kuroda, A Berroa.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Berroa-B Dewitt-J Loney).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Morgan lf 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .264
F. Sanchez 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .267
N. McLouth cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .280
R. Doumit c 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .319
A. LaRoche 1b 4 1 1 2 0 0 0 .269
B. Moss rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .227
A. LaRoche 3b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .173
L. Cruz ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .294
R. Ohlendorf p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Bixler ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155
    M. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Pearce ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
    R. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Rivas ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220
    D. Bautista p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
 Totals 30 2 5 2 2 4 10  
 Batting
2B - N Morgan (8, H Kuroda).
HR - A Laroche (20, 9th inning off B Penny 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - Ad LaRoche 2 (75).
2-out RBI - Ad LaRoche 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Ad LaRoche 1, N McLouth 1.
GIDP - L Cruz.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
CS - Ad LaRoche (1, 2nd base by H Kuroda/R Martin).
 
 Fielding
E - R Doumit (8, throw).
Outfield assists - B Moss (J Loney at 2nd base).
DP - 2 (R Ohlendorf-R Doumit-Ad LaRoche, L Cruz-F Sanchez-Ad LaRoche).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
H. Kuroda (W, 9-10) 7.0 3 0 0 1 2 0 3.77
T. Saito 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.13
B. Penny 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 6.27
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ohlendorf (L, 0-2) 3.0 5 3 2 4 2 0 7.62
M. Salas 3.0 4 3 3 3 0 1 8.47
R. Sanchez 2.0 3 2 2 1 1 0 3.65
D. Bautista 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.14
WP - R Ohlendorf 2, R Sanchez.
HBP - R Doumit (by H Kuroda).
Pitches-strikes - H Kuroda 83-55; T Saito 21-13; B Penny 13-11; R Ohlendorf 70-43; M Salas 56-29; R Sanchez 31-18; D Bautista 13-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - H Kuroda 11-7; T Saito 0-1; B Penny 2-1; R Ohlendorf 4-3; M Salas 5-3; R Sanchez 3-2; D Bautista 1-2.
Batters faced - H Kuroda 24; T Saito 4; B Penny 5; R Ohlendorf 17; M Salas 14; R Sanchez 10; D Bautista 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 2:53.
Attendance: 13,147.
Weather: 68 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, out to center.

Updated on Monday, Sep 15, 2008 10:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
M. Ramirez Manny Ramirez
3-4
2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
A. LaRoche Adam LaRoche
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI