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Dodgers 8, Padres 5
Manny Ramirez rounds the bases after his third-inning homer.  (Harry How/Getty Images)
Orlando Hudson and Manny Ramirez hit back-to-back homers, but it was an error in the seventh inning that allowed the go-ahead run to score as the Dodgers, who opened an 11-game stand in Los Angeles, improved to 7-0 at home for the first time since 1947.
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Series at a glance:
SD
San Diego (11-11)
Lost 2
LA Dodgers 8, San Diego 5   LAD
LA Dodgers (15-8)
Won 1
April 30, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Diego
0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   5 8 1
LA Dodgers
1 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 X   8 14 0
Standings thru 4/30/09  |  Recap: SD | LAD  |  Gameday  |  Padres stats  |  Dodgers stats
San Diego AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Giles, RF 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .163
Eckstein, 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .299
Gerut, CF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .250
  a-Hairston, S, PH-CF 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .390
Gonzalez, Ad, 1B 5 2 2 1 0 2 2 .333
Headley, LF 4 1 2 0 1 1 2 .264
Kouzmanoff, 3B 4 1 0 1 1 2 4 .244
Hundley, C 3 0 1 1 1 2 2 .268
Rodriguez, L, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .245
  Mujica, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Geer, P 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 .400
  Gregerson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Burke, C, SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Totals 33 5 8 4 8 8 21  

a-Walked for Gerut in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Gerut (6, Weaver, Jf), Gonzalez, Ad (3, Ohman).
TB: Geer 2; Headley 2; Gerut 2; Gonzalez, Ad 3; Hundley.
RBI: Hundley (7), Geer (1), Gonzalez, Ad (20), Kouzmanoff (8).
2-out RBI: Geer.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Gerut 2; Kouzmanoff 2; Eckstein.
SAC: Geer.
GIDP: Rodriguez, L.
Team RISP: 2-for-11.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
E: Hundley (2, missed catch).
DP: 2 (Geer-Rodriguez, L-Gonzalez, Ad, Gonzalez, Ad-Hundley-Gonzalez, Ad).

 
LA Dodgers AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Furcal, SS 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 .250
Hudson, O, 2B 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .337
Ramirez, M, LF 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 .372
Ethier, RF 4 0 2 1 0 0 3 .306
Loney, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .313
Martin, R, C 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .205
Kemp, CF 4 2 2 1 0 1 0 .325
Blake, 3B 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .243
McDonald, Ja, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Weaver, Jf, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  Ohman, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
  Belisario, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Loretta, PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .474
  1-Pierre, PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
  Wade, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Stults, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  Broxton, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 36 8 14 7 1 6 12  

a-Singled for Belisario in the 7th. b-Struck out for Wade in the 8th.
1-Ran for Loretta in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez, M (7, Geer), Furcal (4, Geer), Kemp (6, Mujica).
HR: Hudson, O (3, 3rd inning off Geer, 1 on, 1 out), Ramirez, M (5, 3rd inning off Geer, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Loretta; Furcal 3; Ramirez, M 6; Kemp 3; Hudson, O 5; Blake 2; Ethier 2; Loney.
RBI: Ethier (22), Hudson, O 2 (12), Ramirez, M (15), Loretta (3), Kemp (16), Blake (15).
2-out RBI: Ethier.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Loney.
GIDP: Hudson, O, Ethier.
Team RISP: 5-for-8.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
DP: (Loney-Furcal-McDonald, Ja).

 
San Diego IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Geer 6.0 7 4 4 0 4 2 5.29
Gregerson (BS, 3)(L, 0-1) 0.1 4 2 2 1 1 0 4.73
Mujica 1.2 3 2 2 0 1 0 5.56
 
LA Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
McDonald, Ja 1.2 2 3 3 4 0 0 8.16
Weaver, Jf 4.0 4 0 0 1 4 0 0.00
Ohman (BS, 1) 0.1 1 2 2 2 0 0 4.50
Belisario (W, 1-2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.45
Wade (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
Broxton, J (S, 7) 1.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0.82

Ohman pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

WP: McDonald, Ja.
IBB: Ramirez, M (by Gregerson).
Pitches-strikes: Geer 93-60, Gregerson 16-9, Mujica 28-19, McDonald, Ja 49-25, Weaver, Jf 59-38, Ohman 15-6, Belisario 13-10, Wade 5-4, Broxton, J 17-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Geer 8-4, Gregerson 0-0, Mujica 1-0, McDonald, Ja 1-2, Weaver, Jf 2-3, Ohman 0-0, Belisario 2-0, Wade 0-3, Broxton, J 0-0.
Batters faced: Geer 24, Gregerson 6, Mujica 7, McDonald, Ja 10, Weaver, Jf 17, Ohman 4, Belisario 4, Wade 3, Broxton, J 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Mujica 3-0, Weaver, Jf 2-0, Ohman 1-0, Belisario 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Rob Drake. 2B: Tim Timmons. 3B: Jeff Kellogg.
Weather: 63 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to CF.
T: 3:08.
Att: 54,628.
Venue: Dodger Stadium.
April 30, 2009
April 30, 2009

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