LA Dodgers 6, Houston 1

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, August 13, 2011 10:10 PM
Location - Dodger Stadium
Temperature - 70°
Umpires - Home Plate - Angel Campos, First Base - Mike Estabrook, Second Base - Greg Gibson, Third Base - Gerry Davis,
Attendance - 36111

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 3
LA Dodgers 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 6 9 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 38-82 19-40 19-42 L5
LA Dodgers 54-64 30-34 24-30 W2

Recap


Matt Kemp homered and Clayton Kershaw threw eight dominant innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers cruised to a 6-1 victory over the visiting Houston Astros on Saturday.
 
Kershaw (14-5) extended his home winning streak to eight games. He allowed six hits, one walk and struck out nine.
 
Kemp blasted his 27th home run in the first inning off Wandy Rodriguez (8-9), who allowed five runs - two earned - over six innings.
 
The Dodgers’ Justin Sellers singled in the fifth for his first major league hit, and Tony Gwynn Jr. added three hits and two stolen bases.
 
Houston, which lost its fifth straight game, snapped its 19-inning scoreless streak with J.D. Martinez’s run-scoring single in the eighth.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   LA Dodgers
Wandy Rodriguez Player Clayton Kershaw
Loss W/L Win
6.0 IP 8.0
3 Strikeouts 9
6 Hits 6
3.00 ERA 1.12
Hitting
Houston   LA Dodgers
Jimmy Paredes Player Tony Gwynn
2 Hits 3
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 5
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 6 0 8 .182 13 9 1 1 1 3
LA Dodgers 9 1 14 .290 16 6 5 3 2 1

Upcoming Games

  • LA Dodgers will play their next game at home against Houston. The Dodgers have a W/L % of .481 after a win and .438 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game on the road against LA Dodgers. The Astros have a W/L % of .263 after a win and .341 after a loss.
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