LA Dodgers 13, St. Louis 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, August 23, 2011 8:15 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 93°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jim Wolf, First Base - Mark Wegner, Second Base - Ron Kulpa, Third Base - Derryl Cousins,
Attendance - 37062

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
LA Dodgers 3 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 2 13 14 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 9 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
LA Dodgers 59-69 31-34 28-35 W2
St. Louis 67-62 32-29 35-33 L2

Recap


Rod Barajas hit two home runs and Clayton Kershaw pitched six shutout innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers cruised to a 13-2 victory over the host St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday.
 
Kershaw (16-5), a National League Cy Young Award candidate, allowed six hits, walked two and struck out eight.

The Cardinals fell 10 games behind Milwaukee in the NL Central and 10 1/2 behind Atlanta in the wild card.

Matt Kemp hit a three-run homer in the first off Kyle Lohse (11-8) and the Dodgers added four runs in the second, capped by Juan Rivera's two-run single.

Lohse allowed eight runs and eight hits in three innings.
 
Barajas hit a solo home run in the third and added a three-run shot in the fifth to stretch the lead to 11-0.

Aaron Miles' two-run homer in the ninth made it 13-0 before Jon Jay's two-run single in the bottom half.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
LA Dodgers   St. Louis
Clayton Kershaw Player Kyle Lohse
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 3.0
8 Strikeouts 3
6 Hits 8
0.00 ERA 24.00
Hitting
LA Dodgers   St. Louis
Jamey Carroll Player Allen Craig
3 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
3 TB 2
.750 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
LA Dodgers 14 4 30 .350 6 7 13 3 0 0
St. Louis 9 0 11 .265 20 9 2 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • St. Louis will play their next game at home against LA Dodgers. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .507 after a win and .532 after a loss.
  • LA Dodgers will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Dodgers have a W/L % of .492 after a win and .435 after a loss.
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