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Dodgers walk off
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Dodgers 4, Phillies 3
Clayton Kershaw gave up three runs and fanned eight over six innings. (Gus Ruelas/AP)
Following Casey Blake's clutch sacrifice fly in the eighth, Andre Ethier produced the game-winning hit, a single to left in the ninth, scoring Russell Martin. With the victory, the Dodgers remained one game behind the D-backs in the NL West.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (64-55)
Lost 2
LA Dodgers 4, Philadelphia 3   LAD
LA Dodgers (60-59)
Won 2
August 12, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   3 6 1
LA Dodgers
1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1   4 7 0
Standings thru 8/12/08  |  Recap: PHI | LAD  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Dodgers stats
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Victorino, CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .286
  Taguchi, RF-LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
Utley, 2B 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .290
Rollins, SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .275
Howard, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .236
Burrell, LF 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .266
  Durbin, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
  Romero, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Werth, RF-CF 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .263
Coste, C 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 .273
Bruntlett, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .218
Hamels, P 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .281
  Jenkins, RF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
Totals 31 3 6 3 3 11 8  

BATTING
2B: Rollins (27, Kershaw), Burrell (27, Kershaw).
HR: Utley (30, 1st inning off Kershaw, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Hamels; Rollins 2; Burrell 2; Coste; Utley 4; Bruntlett.
RBI: Utley (83), Hamels (3), Burrell (68).
2-out RBI: Hamels.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Victorino; Bruntlett; Jenkins.
SAC: Coste.
SF: Burrell.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rollins (30, 3rd base off Kershaw/Martin, R).

FIELDING
E: Burrell (1, fielding).
DP: (Rollins-Utley-Howard).

 
LA Dodgers AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Pierre, CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .279
  Kuo, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273
Kemp, RF-CF 4 2 3 0 0 1 0 .302
Kent, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .266
  1-Ozuna, PR-2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
Ramirez, M, LF 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 .317
Blake, 3B 3 0 1 2 0 0 2 .290
Garciaparra, SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 .270
Martin, R, C 3 1 0 0 0 2 3 .284
Loney, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .296
Kershaw, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
  Beimel, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Ethier, PH-RF 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 .275
Totals 30 4 7 4 3 7 13  

a-Grounded out for Beimel in the 7th.
1-Ran for Kent in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Kemp (28, Hamels).
TB: Blake; Pierre; Ethier; Ramirez, M; Kemp 4.
RBI: Blake 2 (67), Ramirez, M (82), Ethier (48).
2-out RBI: Blake.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Garciaparra; Martin, R 2.
SF: Blake.
GIDP: Garciaparra.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Hamels 7.0 5 2 2 2 7 0 3.32
Durbin (BS, 3) 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.90
Romero, J (L, 4-4) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2.30
 
LA Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Kershaw 6.0 6 3 3 2 8 1 3.78
Beimel 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.87
Kuo (W, 4-2) 2.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.70

IBB: Ramirez, M (by Hamels), Garciaparra (by Hamels).
HBP: Ramirez, M (by Durbin), Martin, R (by Romero, J).
Pitches-strikes: Hamels 111-71, Durbin 21-11, Romero, J 11-8, Kershaw 100-59, Beimel 10-7, Kuo 23-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Hamels 6-7, Durbin 1-1, Romero, J 1-0, Kershaw 5-5, Beimel 2-0, Kuo 3-1.
Batters faced: Hamels 28, Durbin 5, Romero, J 3, Kershaw 26, Beimel 3, Kuo 7.
Umpires: HP: Adrian Johnson. 1B: Tim Tschida. 2B: Jim Joyce. 3B: Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 74 degrees, clear.
Wind: 6 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:44.
Att: 47,587.
Venue: Dodger Stadium.
August 12, 2008
August 12, 2008

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