After forcing out Nomar Garciaparra, Ryan Doumit throws to first to complete a double play. (AP)
By Jenifer Langosch / MLB.com
Beginning with starter Ross Ohlendorf, who issued four free passes and allowed three runs over three innings, the Bucs walked eight Dodgers as they saw their winning streak halted at three. Offensively, Adam LaRoche's two-run homer in the ninth was one of Pittsburgh's five hits.
a-Struck out for Kuroda in the 8th. b-Walked for Ramirez, M in the 8th. 1-Ran for Garciaparra in the
7th. 2-Ran for Sweeney in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Garciaparra (7, Ohlendorf), Ramirez, M (33, Ohlendorf). HR: Pierre (1, 6th inning off Salas, M, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Pierre 6; Ramirez, M 4; Kemp; Loney 2; Martin, R; Garciaparra 3. RBI: Ramirez, M 2 (111), Loney 3 (86), Pierre (27), DeWitt (44). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Berroa; Garciaparra; Kuroda; Ozuna. SF: DeWitt; Loney. GIDP: Kuroda, Berroa. Team RISP: 4-for-15. Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING SB: Loney (7, 2nd base off Ohlendorf/Doumit).