Manny Ramirez runs out a grounder during Friday's game. (Denis Poroy/AP)
By Ken Gurnick / MLB.com
With Manny Ramirez back in the lineup, all eyes were leveled on the Dodgers slugger. While the man of the hour went 0-for-3 with a walk before exiting in the sixth, Los Angeles rode a five-run first inning sparked by Matt Kemp and Russell Martin -- who each drove home a pair of runs -- and four hits by Rafael Furcal to victory.
a-Grounded out for Gaudin in the 5th. b-Struck out for Adams, M in the 7th.
BATTING 2B: Gonzalez, Ad (10, Kuroda). HR: Hairston, S (10, 4th inning off Kuroda, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Gonzalez, Ad 2; Eckstein; Cabrera, E; Hairston, S 4. RBI: Hairston, S (29), Gonzalez, Ad 2 (50). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gwynn Jr.; Headley. Team RISP: 1-for-6. Team LOB:
BASERUNNING SB: Cabrera, E (4, 2nd base off Kuroda/Martin, R).
FIELDING E: Cabrera, E (3, throw), Gaudin (2, throw).