43-36
2 - 0
40-37

Game Story

Clayton Kershaw was asked to assess his performance against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night, and the Dodgers ace bemoaned the fact that he didn't have command of his fastball. Kershaw still managed to follow his first career no-no by going eight marvelous innings, and Adrian Gonzalez and...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 0
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: LA Dodgers
Yasiel PuigDFP
singled to pitcher,
Justin TurnerDFP
scored
LAD 1 - KC 0
Top 9th: LA Dodgers
Andre EthierDFP
singled to shallow center,
Adrián GonzálezDFP
scored,
A.J. EllisDFP
to second
LAD 2 - KC 0

Pitching Details

Batting

LA Dodgers

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Justin TurnerDFP
3B
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .299
Matt KempDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .270
Yasiel PuigDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .311
Adrián GonzálezDFP
1B
3 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .254
Scott Van SlykeDFP
CF-RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 .266
A.J. EllisDFP
C
3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .216
Jamie RomakDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .048
Andre EthierDFP
PH-CF
1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248
Carlos TriunfelDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .286
Dee GordonDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .276
Miguel RojasDFP
2B-SS
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .265
Totals 31 2 6 2 0 5 8 0 16
Batting
3B - J Turner (1, D Duffy)
RBI - Y Puig (45), A Ethier (27)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Puig 1, M Rojas 1
GIDP - M Kemp
Team LOB - 7
Running
CS - A Gonzalez (1, 2nd base by D Duffy/S Perez)
Fielding
DP - 1 (J Turner-M Rojas-A Gonzalez)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Lorenzo CainDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .307
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .277
Alex GordonDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .284
Salvador PérezDFP
C
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .282
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .246
Danny ValenciaDFP
3B
3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
Justin MaxwellDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .162
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .288
Totals 32 0 6 0 0 1 10 0 10
Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Perez 1, A Escobar 1
GIDP - B Butler
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
DP - 1 (A Escobar-O Infante-E Hosmer)

Pitching

LA Dodgers

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Clayton KershawDFP
(W, 8-2)
8.0 6 0 0 1 8 0 0.91 2.24
Kenley JansenDFP
(SV, 23)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.35 4.13

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Danny DuffyDFP
(L, 4-7)
6.0 4 1 1 4 5 0 1.07 2.69
Aaron CrowDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.08 2.62
Kelvin HerreraDFP
1.1 2 1 1 1 2 0 1.32 2.48
Michael MariotDFP
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.57 6.45
Pitching
WP - C Kershaw, D Duffy
Pitches-strikes - C Kershaw 108-70; K Jansen 11-9; D Duffy 105-67; A Crow 11-8; K Herrera 31-20; M Mariot 10-6
Ground balls-fly balls - C Kershaw 18-2; K Jansen 1-0; D Duffy 8-4; A Crow 2-1; K Herrera 3-1; M Mariot 1-0
Batters faced - C Kershaw 30; K Jansen 3; D Duffy 24; A Crow 3; K Herrera 7; M Mariot 2
Game Details
Game Time: 3:02.
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Brian Knight. 2B--Mike DiMuro. 3B--Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 72 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 28,302.