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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 23, 2007
BOS
CWS
PPD
Chad fits the Bill in Philly
Dodgers earn series win
Notching his first victory since July 23, Chad Billingsley held the Phillies to one run over seven impressive innings, while Rafael Furcal, Juan Pierre, Jeff Kent and Ramon Martinez all had RBIs.
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 Furcal's RBI double
 Pierre's RBI single
 Kent's RBI single
 Martinez's two-run single
Dodgers 5, Phillies 2
Dodgers starter Chad Billingsley gave up four hits, struck out seven and issued two walks. (George Widman/AP)
Series at a glance:
Phillies drop rubber game
In his first Major League start, Fabio Castro allowed one run on two hits over five innings to keep the Phils in it, but Tadahito Iguchi's homer and Pat Burrell's RBI double were not enough.
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 Burrell's game-tying RBI double
 Iguchi's solo homer
LAD
LA Dodgers (66-61)
Won 2
LA Dodgers 5, Philadelphia 2   PHI
Philadelphia (66-60)
Lost 2
August 23, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
LA Dodgers
0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0   5 7 0
Philadelphia
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0   2 5 0
Standings thru 8/23/07  |  Gameday  |  Dodgers Stats  |  Phillies Stats
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Furcal, SS4011101.278
Pierre, CF5011002.290
Kemp, RF4110121.333
Kent, 2B3011102.287
Hillenbrand, 1B2000001.255
  a-Loney, PH-1B2110000.311
Martin, C0100400.290
Gonzalez, LF4000017.275
  Ethier, LF0000000.298
Martinez, 3B3122100.191
Billingsley, P1100113.095
  b-Sweeney, PH1000001.252
  Broxton, P0000000.000
  Saito, P0000000.000
Totals295759418 

a-Grounded out for Hillenbrand in the 6th. b-Lined out for Billingsley in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Furcal (22, Castro, F).
TB: Furcal 2; Pierre; Kemp; Kent; Loney; Martinez 2.
RBI: Furcal (43), Pierre (31), Kent (67), Martinez 2 (22).
2-out RBI: Pierre; Martinez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Billingsley 2; Kemp; Sweeney.
S: Billingsley.
GIDP: Kent; Gonzalez 2.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kemp (6, 2nd base off Gordon/Ruiz).
CS: Pierre (10, 2nd base by Romero/Ruiz).

FIELDING
DP: (Furcal-Kent-Hillenbrand).

 
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rollins, SS4000012.288
Iguchi, 2B4111011.263
Burrell, LF4011020.264
Howard, 1B3000120.256
Rowand, CF4010022.308
Dobbs, 3B4000011.282
Werth, RF3020000.271
Ruiz, C3000003.264
  Geary, P0000000.000
Castro, F, P0000000.000
  Alfonseca, P0000000.000
  a-Victorino, PH0100100.281
  Romero, P0000000.000
  Gordon, P0000000.000
  Coste, C1000010.337
Totals302522109 

a-Walked for Alfonseca in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Burrell (21, Billingsley).
HR: Iguchi (8, 8th inning off Broxton, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Iguchi 4; Burrell 2; Rowand; Werth 2.
RBI: Burrell (68), Iguchi (39).
2-out RBI: Burrell; Iguchi.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rollins; Rowand.
S: Castro, F.
GIDP: Ruiz.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Victorino (33, 2nd base off Billingsley/Martin).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Rollins-Iguchi-Howard 2, Geary-Coste-Howard).

 
LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Billingsley (W, 8-4)7.04112703.48
Broxton 1.01110112.34
Saito (S, 34)1.00000201.44
 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Castro, F 5.02116406.23
Alfonseca 1.00001004.06
Romero (L, 1-2)1.02110002.65
Gordon 0.02332005.85
Geary 2.01000005.05

Gordon pitched to 4 batters in the 8th.

IBB: Howard (by Billingsley).
Pitches-strikes: Billingsley 93-56, Broxton 15-12, Saito 13-10, Castro, F 88-40, Alfonseca 15-8, Romero 16-12, Gordon 23-11, Geary 18-14.
Ground outs-fly outs: Billingsley 9-5, Broxton 2-0, Saito 1-0, Castro, F 8-3, Alfonseca 1-2, Romero 2-0, Gordon 0-0, Geary 3-3.
Batters faced: Billingsley 26, Broxton 4, Saito 3, Castro, F 21, Alfonseca 4, Romero 4, Gordon 4, Geary 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Geary 3-2.
Umpires: HP: Scott Barry. 1B: Paul Schrieber. 2B: Fieldin Culbreth. 3B: Marty Foster.
Weather: 72 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:54.
Att: 37,875.

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