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Thursday, July 3, 2008:
Dodgers 5, Astros 2
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kemp, CF4010130.281
Ethier, RF3111211.276
Martin, R, C5110003.306
Kent, 2B2110100.266
Berroa, SS2010002.194
Loney, 1B3222101.304
DeWitt, 3B4012004.260
Young, D, LF4000035.258
Repko, LF0000000.000
Maza, SS-2B4000002.225
Billingsley, P3000010.065
a-Sweeney, PH1000010.094
Saito, P0000000.000
Totals355855918.256
a-Struck out for Billingsley in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF4000002.223
Loretta, 2B4020000.264
Berkman, 1B4000012.353
Lee, Ca, LF4020000.292
Tejada, M, SS4010012.285
Blum, 3B4110010.224
Pence, RF4110012.265
Towles, C4012012.153
Backe, P1000100.333
Geary, P0000000.000
a-Erstad, PH1000000.304
Brocail, P0000000.000
Byrdak, P0000000.250
Totals342821510.260
a-Grounded out for Geary in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Loney (19, Backe).
HR: Ethier (9, 3rd inning off Backe, 0 on, 0 out), Loney (7, 6th inning off Backe, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Berroa; Kent; DeWitt; Kemp; Ethier 4; Loney 6; Martin, R.
RBI: Loney 2 (44), DeWitt 2 (34), Ethier (34).
2-out RBI: Loney; DeWitt 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Young, D 2; Martin, R; Maza; Berroa.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Ethier (2, 2nd base by Backe/Towles).

FIELDING
E: Maza (3, fielding), Berroa (4, throw).
DP: 2 (Maza-Kent-Loney, Maza-Berroa-Loney).

BATTING
2B: Towles (5, Billingsley), Lee, Ca (25, Billingsley).
TB: Blum; Loretta 2; Tejada, M; Lee, Ca 3; Pence; Towles 2.
RBI: Towles 2 (16).
2-out RBI: Towles 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bourn; Tejada, M; Towles 2.
GIDP: Berkman, Tejada, M.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Backe (1, throw).

LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Billingsley(W, 8-7)8.06201503.12
Saito(S, 14)1.02000002.27
Totals9.08201503.68
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Backe(L, 5-9)6.27552825.22
Geary1.11001002.84
Brocail0.10001103.02
Byrdak0.20001001.67
Totals9.08555924.44
WP: Backe.
Pitches-strikes: Billingsley 92-63, Saito 17-13, Backe 102-63, Geary 32-18, Brocail 9-3, Byrdak 12-5.
Groundouts-flyouts: Billingsley 10-4, Saito 1-1, Backe 7-3, Geary 2-0, Brocail 0-0, Byrdak 1-0.
Batters faced: Billingsley 30, Saito 5, Backe 29, Geary 6, Brocail 2, Byrdak 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Geary 1-0, Byrdak 1-0.
Ejections: Houston Astros pitcher Doug Brocail ejected by HP umpire Tim Timmons (9th)
Umpires: HP: Tim Timmons. 1B: Gary Cederstrom. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Jim Reynolds.
Weather: 73 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:51.
Att: 35,696.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
July 3, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media