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Dodgers 8, Diamondbacks 7
Mark Reynolds tags out Jeff Kent to start a first-inning double play on Friday. (Matt York/AP)
In just the first game of the second half, the race for the NL West title turned dramatic after the D-backs left 11 men on base in a disheartening loss to the Dodgers. Conor Jackson and Orlando Hudson each had three hits for the D-backs.
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Series at a glance:
LAD
LA Dodgers (47-49)
Won 2
LA Dodgers 8, Arizona 7   ARI
Arizona (47-49)
Lost 2
July 18, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   R   H   E 
LA Dodgers
3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1   8 11 1
Arizona
4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   7 15 2
Standings thru 7/18/08  |  Recap: LAD | ARI  |  Gameday  |  Dodgers stats  |  Diamondbacks stats
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kemp, RF-CF6221002.285
Ethier, LF-RF6121012.284
Martin, C5121001.296
Kent, 2B3100202.250
  Maza, 2B0000000.228
Garciaparra, SS5233001.277
  Broxton, P0000000.000
Loney, 1B4111102.291
Jones, CF2000022.162
  Young, LF3000010.248
DeWitt, 3B5010000.262
Kuroda, P1000000.067
  Johnson, P1000010.000
  Beimel, P0000000.000
  Falkenborg, P0000000.000
  a-Kuo, PH-P1000000.333
  b-LaRoche, PH1000000.178
  Park, P0000000.000
  Wade, P0000000.000
  c-Berroa, PH-SS0000000.192
Totals4381173512 

a-Grounded out for Falkenborg in the 7th. b-Flied out for Kuo in the 9th. c-Hit by pitch for Wade in the 11th.

BATTING
2B: Ethier 2 (23, Davis, Rosales), Martin (18, Davis).
HR: Garciaparra 2 (4, 3rd inning off Davis, 1 on, 2 out; 6th inning off Petit, 0 on, 0 out), Kemp (10, 7th inning off Rosales, 0 on, 1 out), Loney (8, 11th inning off Slaten, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Kemp 5; Ethier 4; Martin 3; Garciaparra 9; Loney 4; DeWitt.
RBI: Ethier (42), Martin (46), Garciaparra 3 (15), Kemp (52), Loney (51).
2-out RBI: Garciaparra 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jones; Kent; Ethier.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Jones (1, fielding).
DP: (Kent-Garciaparra-Loney).

 
ArizonaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Drew, SS6010001.262
Jackson, LF4230200.306
Hudson, 2B5230113.306
  Robertson, P0000000.000
Tracy, 1B6122016.310
Reynolds, 3B4111015.249
  Pena, P0000000.000
  Lyon, P0000000.000
  c-Clark, PH1000010.236
  Slaten, P0000000.000
  Burke, 2B1000010.186
Montero, C6010031.257
Young, CF5121001.230
Romero, RF4011110.250
Davis, P1000002.105
  a-Bonifacio, PH1000000.167
  Petit, P0000000.000
  b-Owings, PH1010000.275
  Rosales, P0000000.000
  Ojeda, 3B2000002.276
Totals4771554921 

a-Flied out for Davis in the 3rd. b-Singled for Petit in the 6th. c-Struck out for Lyon in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Tracy (7, Kuroda), Hudson (25, Johnson).
3B: Young (3, Johnson).
TB: Drew; Jackson 3; Hudson 4; Tracy 3; Reynolds; Montero; Young 4; Romero; Owings.
RBI: Tracy 2 (24), Reynolds (59), Young (47), Romero (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Davis; Montero; Reynolds 3; Tracy; Ojeda.
GIDP: Hudson.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
E: Jackson 2 (6, missed catch, throw).
DP: (Reynolds-Tracy).

 
LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kuroda 2.08651103.79
Johnson 3.03110003.00
Beimel 0.20002001.57
Falkenborg 0.10000106.14
Kuo 2.01001401.63
Park 1.02000102.59
Wade (W, 1-1)1.01000002.50
Broxton (S, 1)1.00000203.32
 
ArizonaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Davis 3.05543314.14
Petit 3.01110213.06
Rosales (BS, 1)0.12110013.09
Pena 1.20000003.80
Lyon 1.00000002.37
Slaten (L, 0-3)1.13110014.55
Robertson 0.20000005.14

Johnson pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.

WP: Kuroda.
HBP: Berroa (by Robertson).
Pitches-strikes: Kuroda 60-34, Johnson 47-28, Beimel 15-5, Falkenborg 6-3, Kuo 33-22, Park 21-13, Wade 8-6, Broxton 13-8, Davis 86-47, Petit 33-22, Rosales 12-9, Pena 23-18, Lyon 12-7, Slaten 22-12, Robertson 14-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Kuroda 5-0, Johnson 4-5, Beimel 0-2, Falkenborg 0-0, Kuo 2-0, Park 2-0, Wade 2-1, Broxton 0-1, Davis 3-2, Petit 2-5, Rosales 1-0, Pena 2-3, Lyon 1-2, Slaten 2-2, Robertson 1-1.
Batters faced: Kuroda 15, Johnson 12, Beimel 4, Falkenborg 1, Kuo 8, Park 5, Wade 3, Broxton 3, Davis 16, Petit 10, Rosales 3, Pena 5, Lyon 3, Slaten 7, Robertson 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Beimel 1-0, Falkenborg 3-0, Pena 1-0, Robertson 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jim Reynolds. 1B: Kerwin Danley. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 82 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 4:15.
Att: 38,561.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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