Menu Milwaukee, WI – Another day, another quality pitching performance by Kershaw. Kershaw Kurt Rambis Jersey allowed one run over eight innings to lead the Los Dodgers to a 5 win over the Milwaukee Brewers the finale of a three-game set. Kershaw improved to 11 during a stretch which the Dodgers have won 13 straight when he has taken the hill. The left-hander, who reached base three times and contributed RBI, followed up a no-decision his last start by limiting Milwaukee to six hits while striking out six the win. Kershaw hasn’t lost since 28 at home against Cincinnati and improved to 4 four career starts at Park. He Larry Nance Jr. Jersey joined Cincinnati’s Cueto, St. ‘ Wainwright and Milwaukee’s Wily Peralta for the NL lead wins. Adrian Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with two doubles, two RBI and a run scored for Los, which salvaged the final game of the series to snap a two-game skid. A.J. homered and Kemp had RBI the win. probably didn’t have his best stuff and he was fighting against himself, said. To go eight and keep that team to one run, it was a clinic on how to win when you don’t have close to your best stuff. Jimmy took the loss after giving up two runs on eight hits over six innings of work. had a pair of hits and knocked the lone run for Milwaukee, which had won four of its last five coming. Carlos Gomez opened the first with a walk, stole his 25th bag of the when Lucroy struck out and scored on ‘s single to left. Los tied the game the third on a sacrifice fly by Gonzalez. Rojas, who went 3-for-5, singled to lead off the frame, Kershaw was hit by a pitch and Carl Crawford singled two batters later to load the bases. Gonzalez skied a sacrifice fly out to center that plated Kershaw before Kemp ended the inning with a groundout. singled to begin the fourth and moved up to second on a wild pitch by Kershaw. With Aramis Ramirez batting, attempted to advance to third on another wild pitch.
After initially being ruled safe, Dodgers manager Mattingly challenged the call and video review showed third baseman Uribe just getting before he reached the bag. Ramirez grounded out and Khris struck out to end the frame. Following a double from Gonzalez, Kemp delivered RBI single to left that gave the Dodgers a 2 edge. With Weeks on third and one out the fifth, Segura attempted a suicide squeeze. His first attempt went foul, then Kershaw came and made a diving catch on a popped bunt attempt. The southpaw alertly doubled Weeks off third to end the inning. We missed a squeeze which would have changed the ball game, said Brewers manager Roenicke. It was a good game but it just got away from us a little bit at the end. Gonzalez’s second double of the game plated Crawford to give Kershaw and the Dodgers insurance run the seventh. A.J. increased the margin with his first of the, a solo shot to left center the eighth. Kershaw helped his own cause later the inning with a single to right that knocked Rojas, who doubled the previous at-bat. made running catch the ninth that kept the Dodgers from adding more to their lead. smoked a deep drive to left-center with a on first and leapt up, securing the catch as he banged into the wall for the second out of the inning. Kenley Jansen struck out two a scoreless ninth to wrap up the win. Game Notes Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig was held out of the lineup to rest a sore back… Ramirez snapped his 11-game hitting streak with 0-for-4 effort… LA has won six of its last eight on the road… The Dodgers went 5-for-12 with runners scoring position, while Milwaukee went 1-for-4 those instances.
Kemp has put forth a pretty solid big league career with the number 27 on his back. He has 205 homers to his name, a second-place MVP Award finish, a pair of Gold Gloves and Silver Sluggers and.833 lifetime OPS. But it’ll be hard to top his Cactus League batting average when he’s wearing 94 instead: a clean 1. The Padres’ right fielder left his jersey at San ‘s Spring Training facility Peoria before Friday night’s game against the Giants. The club retrieved it from his locker and rushed it to Scottsdale Stadium, but not time for Kemp’s first at-bat of the night. pic or didn’t happen Cassavell! – Janela Kemp promptly smacked a single to right field, before being stranded two batters later on fly ball to center. When Kemp re-emerged to bat the top of the third, he donned the usual No. 27 on his back… He homered. Maybe 27 was the right number for him after all.