Dodgers Shut Down 1-0 by Cardinals, Trail NLCS 2-0

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Clayton Kershaw finished with one hit to earn a game grade of 97.2 (A+) but the Dodgers were held scoreless by St. Louis, 1-0. The Dodgers struck out 13 times in the loss. Los Angeles finished with a batting average of .156 and a wOBA of .147. To this point in the season their batting average is .269 and their wOBA is .317.


Kershaw went six innings, picking up his first loss of the postseason after he gave up no runs on two hits with five strikeouts and one walk. Michael Wacha (2-0), who gave up no runs on five hits with eight strikeouts and one walk over 6 2/3 innings, got the win.

The Dodgers now trail in the series by two games. Monday, the Dodgers will go up against the Cardinals again in Game 3 of the NLCS at Dodger Stadium at 5:07 PM PDT.


Dodgers Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
B 85.5 A. Ellis C 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
B 82.0 N. Punto SS 3 1 0 0 0 0 2
C 74.7 M. Ellis 2B 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
C 74.7 C. Crawford LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
C- 71.0 M. Young PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 70.0 A. Ethier PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
D 65.0 S. Schumaker CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 63.0 A. Gonzalez 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2
F 59.0 J. Uribe 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3
F 58.0 Y. Puig RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4


Cardinals Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
B 86.5 D. Freese 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
B 85.9 M. Carpenter 2B 3 1 0 0 0 0 0
C+ 77.9 P. Kozma SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 0
C 76.9 C. Beltran RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1
C- 71.0 S. Robinson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D+ 69.0 J. Jay CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 0
D 65.0 Y. Molina C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 64.0 M. Adams 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
D 64.0 M. Holliday LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 1


Dodgers Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A+ 97.2 C. Kershaw 6.0 0.00 0.50 2 5 1 72
A 94.4 R. Belisario 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 10
B+ 87.8 J. Howell 1.0 0.00 1.00 0 0 1 20


Cardinals Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A+ 97.8 T. Rosenthal 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 3 0 14
A 96.7 M. Wacha 6.2 0.00 0.90 5 8 1 112
A 96.6 C. Martinez 0.2 0.00 0.00 0 2 0 8
A 95.2 K. Siegrist 0.2 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 8
A 94.8 R. Choate 0.1 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 3