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Tough loss for Cain
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Dodgers 2, Giants 0
Matt Cain sits in the dugout after giving up two runs in the sixth. (Chris Pizzello/AP)
The Giants had given Matt Cain the third-worst run support in the National League at just over three runs a game, but they couldn't muster even a single run to back him as he held the Dodgers to two runs, one unearned after a controversial umpires' ruling.
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Series at a glance:
  • Mon. 07/28: SF 7, LAD 6
  • Tue. 07/29: LAD 2, SF 0
  • Wed. 07/30: @ LAD, 7:10 PM PT
SF
San Francisco (44-62)
Lost 1
LA Dodgers 2, San Francisco 0   LAD
LA Dodgers (53-53)
Won 1
July 29, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 2
LA Dodgers
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 X   2 9 1
Standings thru 7/29/08  |  Recap: SF | LAD  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Dodgers stats
San FranciscoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Lewis, LF4000000.276
  Hinshaw, P0000000.000
Castillo, 2B4000011.258
Winn, RF4020010.278
Molina, C4000011.278
Rowand, CF2010010.289
Bowker, 1B3000023.258
Aurilia, 3B3020001.278
Vizquel, SS3000013.185
Cain, P2000010.150
  a-Roberts, PH-LF1000000.185
Totals30050089 

a-Grounded out for Cain in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Winn 2; Rowand; Aurilia 2.
GIDP: Vizquel 2.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Aurilia (5, throw), Lewis (6, fielding).

 
LA DodgersABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Pierre, LF4010000.279
Kemp, CF-RF4120001.294
Ethier, RF4010002.275
  Jones, CF0000000.169
Kent, 2B4020001.252
  1-Ozuna, PR-2B0000000.279
Loney, 1B4121013.301
Blake, 3B4010032.292
Berroa, SS3000022.200
Ardoin, C3000020.208
Johnson, P2000020.000
  Park, P1000000.000
  Broxton, P0000000.000
Totals3329101011 


1-Ran for Kent in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Blake (27, Cain).
TB: Pierre; Kemp 2; Ethier; Kent 2; Loney 2; Blake 2.
RBI: Loney (59).
2-out RBI: Loney.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Loney 2; Berroa 2; Kemp; Blake.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Loney (4, 2nd base off Cain/Molina), Ozuna (1, 2nd base off Hinshaw/Molina), Kemp (24, 2nd base off Cain/Molina), Pierre (36, 2nd base off Cain/Molina).
CS: Kemp (7, 2nd base by Cain/Molina).

FIELDING
E: Loney (8, missed catch).
DP: 2 (Loney-Berroa-Loney, Berroa-Kent-Loney).

 
San FranciscoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Cain (L, 6-9)7.08210803.70
Hinshaw 1.01000202.33
 
LA DodgersIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Johnson (W, 1-0)6.05000301.38
Park (H, 2)1.20000202.42
Broxton (S, 5)1.10000303.18

WP: Johnson.
HBP: Rowand (by Johnson), Rowand (by Park).
Pitches-strikes: Cain 118-89, Hinshaw 15-13, Johnson 74-45, Park 32-23, Broxton 15-10.
Ground outs-fly outs: Cain 6-6, Hinshaw 0-1, Johnson 11-3, Park 2-1, Broxton 0-1.
Batters faced: Cain 29, Hinshaw 4, Johnson 21, Park 7, Broxton 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Broxton 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Greg Gibson. 1B: Brian Runge. 2B: Chris Tiller. 3B: Angel Campos.
Weather: 70 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:46.
Att: 40,110.
July 29, 2008

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