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Rockies 4, Dodgers 3
Russell Martin tags out Clint Barmes, who tried scoring in the fourth. (Jon SooHoo/Dodgers)
The Dodgers' magic number remains stuck at one -- a number that now represents their tenuous lead in the NL West. Manny Ramirez's four-strikeout game seemed to epitomize the team's despondent play, which resulted in its fifth straight loss.
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Series at a glance:
COL
Colorado (92-68)
Won 5
Colorado 4, LA Dodgers 3   LAD
LA Dodgers (93-67)
Lost 5
October 2, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Colorado
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   4 8 0
LA Dodgers
0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0   3 5 0
Standings thru 10/2/09  |  Recap: COL | LAD  |  Gameday  |  Rockies stats  |  Dodgers stats
Colorado AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Gonzalez, C, LF-RF 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 .287
Fowler, CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .263
Helton, 1B 4 1 2 0 1 1 1 .324
Tulowitzki, SS 4 2 1 2 1 1 2 .299
Atkins, G, 3B 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .228
  Stewart, I, 3B 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .228
Torrealba, C 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .291
Spilborghs, RF 3 0 0 0 1 3 2 .244
  Betancourt, R, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Smith, S, LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
Barmes, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .246
Jimenez, U, P 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .220
  Daley, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Beimel, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  McCoy, M, RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  Street, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 4 8 4 6 9 15  

BATTING
2B: Torrealba (11, Wolf), Atkins, G (12, Wolf), Helton (38, Elbert).
HR: Tulowitzki (32, 7th inning off Belisario, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Tulowitzki 4; Atkins, G 2; Torrealba 2; Gonzalez, C 2; Fowler; Helton 3.
RBI: Torrealba 2 (31), Tulowitzki 2 (92).
2-out RBI: Torrealba 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Barmes 2; Spilborghs; Fowler 2; Torrealba.
SAC: Jimenez, U.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 10.

 
LA Dodgers AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Furcal, SS 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 .269
Ethier, RF 3 0 2 1 1 0 1 .273
Ramirez, M, LF 4 0 0 0 0 4 6 .290
Kemp, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .299
Loney, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .281
Blake, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 .278
Martin, R, C 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .250
Hudson, O, 2B 3 1 0 0 1 2 1 .283
Wolf, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .162
  a-Pierre, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .305
  Troncoso, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Elbert, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
  Belisario, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Mientkiewicz, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .214
  1-Hu, PR 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Sherrill, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Broxton, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Thome, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
Totals 31 3 5 2 5 13 13  

a-Struck out for Wolf in the 5th. b-Walked for Belisario in the 7th. c-Lined out for Broxton, J in the 9th.
1-Ran for Mientkiewicz in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Ethier (42, Jimenez, U).
HR: Martin, R (7, 7th inning off Daley, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Furcal 2; Ethier 3; Martin, R 4.
RBI: Martin, R (53), Ethier (106).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kemp 4; Ramirez, M.
SAC: Wolf.
Team RISP: 1-for-8.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Furcal (12, 2nd base off Jimenez, U/Torrealba).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Ethier (Barmes at home).

 
Colorado IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Jimenez, U (W, 15-12) 6.0 2 1 1 4 10 0 3.47
Daley (H, 12) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 1 4.06
Beimel 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.62
Betancourt, R (H, 20) 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.73
Street (S, 35) 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.06
 
LA Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Wolf (L, 11-7) 5.0 5 2 2 4 2 0 3.23
Troncoso 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2.64
Elbert 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5.12
Belisario 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.93
Sherrill 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.72
Broxton, J 1.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 2.64

Beimel pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.
Elbert pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Jimenez, U.
HBP: Atkins, G (by Wolf).
Pitches-strikes: Jimenez, U 115-65, Daley 28-16, Beimel 2-2, Betancourt, R 18-12, Street 17-11, Wolf 91-56, Troncoso 20-12, Elbert 2-2, Belisario 17-11, Sherrill 14-10, Broxton, J 17-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Jimenez, U 7-1, Daley 1-0, Beimel 0-0, Betancourt, R 0-1, Street 0-1, Wolf 10-1, Troncoso 1-1, Elbert 0-0, Belisario 1-0, Sherrill 1-1, Broxton, J 0-0.
Batters faced: Jimenez, U 24, Daley 4, Beimel 1, Betancourt, R 4, Street 4, Wolf 24, Troncoso 5, Elbert 1, Belisario 4, Sherrill 3, Broxton, J 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Beimel 2-1, Betancourt, R 2-0, Belisario 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Dana DeMuth. 1B: Doug Eddings. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:42.
Att: 54,131.
Venue: Dodger Stadium.
October 2, 2009
October 2, 2009

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