Juan Pierre tried in vain to catch a two-run triple in the first. (Jeff Chiu/AP)
By Ken Gurnick / MLB.com
The Dodgers touched Giants ace Tim Lincecum for three runs in the eighth inning, but by then, their hole was far too deep, after Eric Stults allowed five runs while exiting before the end of the third inning. Juan Pierre, batting ninth, tallied two hits and drove in a run.
a-Singled for Troncoso in the 5th. b-Doubled for Mota in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Hudson, O (6, Lincecum), Loretta (1, Wilson, Br), Pierre (1, Wilson, Br). TB: Furcal;
Hudson, O 3; Ramirez, M; Ausmus; DeWitt; Loretta 2; Pierre 3. RBI: Hudson, O (10), Ausmus (3), Pierre (2). 2-out
RBI: Ausmus. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pierre; Loney; Blake; Ramirez, M. GIDP: Ethier. Team
RISP: 3-for-11. Team LOB: 8.
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