Orlando Hudson (left) had three hits and two RBIs to back Jon Garland's win. (Jon SooHoo/Dodgers)
By Ken Gurnick / MLB.com
Andre Ethier set a career high for homers when he broke a tie in the fifth with a two-run shot, his 29th long ball of the season. That helped Jon Garland improve to 2-0 with the Dodgers, who stretched their lead in the NL West to four games.
BATTING 2B: Vazquez, R (7, Garland), Jones, G (16, Garland). TB: Cedeno, R; LaRoche 2; Vazquez, R 2; McCutchen; Jones, G 2. RBI: Vazquez, R (16), Doumit (30). 2-out RBI: Vazquez, R. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Moss 2; McCutchen; Milledge. Team RISP: 0-for-8. Team
a-Batted for Garland in the 6th. b-Flied out for Mientkiewicz in the 6th. c-Struck out for Sherrill in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Ramirez, M (21, McCutchen), Hudson, O 2 (33, McCutchen, Karstens), Martin, R (18, Bautista). HR: Ethier (29, 5th inning off McCutchen, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Furcal; Ramirez, M 2; Kemp; Hudson, O 5; Blake 2; Ethier 4; Loney; Martin, R 3. RBI: Ramirez, M (56), Ethier 2 (96), Hudson, O 2 (60). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Loney; Furcal 4; Garland. GIDP: Hudson, O. Team RISP: 4-for-14. Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING SB: Furcal (7, 2nd base off McCutchen/Doumit), Kemp (33, 2nd base off McCutchen/Doumit).