LA Dodgers 8, Pittsburgh 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(93-62)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 1 8 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 7 0
WP: G. Sherrill (1-0)
LP: D. Bautista (1-1)
(57-96)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez ground rule double to deep center, J. Pierre scored
Top 4th: LA Dodgers
- M. Loretta doubled to shallow left, M. Ramirez scored, R. Belliard to third
- R. Martin grounded out to shortstop, R. Belliard scored
Bot 4th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- L. Cruz singled to shallow center, R. Doumit scored, D. Young to second
- A. McCutchen singled to shallow center, D. Young and L. Cruz scored, R. Diaz to second
Top 8th: LA Dodgers
- A. Ethier walked, M. Ramirez scored, R. Belliard to third, J. Loney to second
- O. Hudson walked, R. Belliard scored, J. Loney to third, A. Ethier to second
- J. Thome singled to shallow right, J. Loney and A. Ethier scored, O. Hudson to second
Top 9th: LA Dodgers
- R. Belliard homered to deep left
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268
J. Pierre cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .311
    S. Elbert p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    R. Troncoso p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Broxton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ramirez lf 2 2 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 .299
    J. Repko lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Kemp rf-cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 .303
R. Belliard 3b 5 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .270
M. Loretta 1b 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230
    J. Loney ph-1b 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .286
R. Martin c 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 .253
    A. Ethier ph-rf 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 .276
O. Hudson 2b 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 .285
R. Wolf p 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .162
    H. Kuo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Sherrill p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Thome ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    B. Ausmus pr-c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
 Totals 35 8 11 8 1 8 3 0 15  
 Batting
2B - M Ramirez (24, P Maholm); M Loretta (7, P Maholm).
3B - J Pierre (7, P Maholm).
HR - R Belliard (10, 9th inning off V Vasquez 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Ramirez (62), R Belliard (38), M Loretta (24), R Martin (51), A Ethier (104), O Hudson (62), J Thome 2 (2).
2-out RBI - R Belliard.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Pierre 1, R Belliard 1, R Wolf 1.
GIDP - M Kemp, R Martin.
Team LOB - 8.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. McCutchen cf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277
A. LaRoche 3b 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .249
G. Jones rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .305
R. Doumit c 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .245
L. Milledge lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .281
S. Pearce 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200
D. Young 2b 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .259
L. Cruz ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212
P. Maholm p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .069
    R. Diaz ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .286
    D. Bautista p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Dumatrait p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    V. Vasquez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Moss ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
 Totals 33 4 7 4 1 3 8 0 10  
 Batting
2B - G Jones (20, R Wolf); L Cruz (1, R Wolf).
HR - A LaRoche (10, 4th inning off R Wolf 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A McCutchen 2 (54), A LaRoche (53), L Cruz (2).
2-out RBI - A McCutchen 2, L Cruz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A LaRoche 1, R Doumit 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - L Cruz (2nd base, R Martin).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - L Milledge.
DP - 2 (A LaRoche-D Young-S Pearce, A LaRoche-D Young-S Pearce).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
R. Wolf 6.1 4 2 2 1 5 1 1.08 3.22  
H. Kuo (H, 14) 0.1 1 2 2 1 0 0 1.14 2.89  
G. Sherrill (W, 1-0; BS, 2) 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.22 0.73  
S. Elbert (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.25 5.09  
R. Troncoso (H, 14) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.39 2.68  
J. Broxton 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.91 2.32  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
P. Maholm 7.0 7 3 3 3 1 0 1.44 4.44  
D. Bautista (L, 1-1) 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 1.50 5.68  
P. Dumatrait 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 2.00 9.00  
S. Jackson (BS, 1) 0.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1.43 3.32  
V. Vasquez 1.2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1.75 6.26  
WP - H Kuo 2.
IBB - O Hudson (by P Maholm).
Pitches-strikes - S Elbert 3-3; R Troncoso 7-6; J Broxton 11-8; R Wolf 83-54; H Kuo 21-11; G Sherrill 15-11; P Maholm 99-54; D Bautista 15-8; P Dumatrait 7-3; S Jackson 17-7; V Vasquez 37-22.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Elbert 0-0; R Troncoso 0-2; J Broxton 0-1; R Wolf 7-9; H Kuo 1-0; G Sherrill 2-0; P Maholm 12-8; D Bautista 1-0; P Dumatrait 0-0; S Jackson 0-0; V Vasquez 3-2.
Batters faced - S Elbert 1; R Troncoso 3; J Broxton 3; R Wolf 23; H Kuo 3; G Sherrill 3; P Maholm 29; D Bautista 3; P Dumatrait 1; S Jackson 3; V Vasquez 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Fieldin Culbreth. 1B--Brian O'Nora. 2B--Adrian Johnson. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 26, 2009 11:03 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
R. Belliard Ronnie Belliard
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
L. Cruz Luis Cruz
2-4
1 RBI