Randy Wolf struck out seven and allowed nine hits Saturday afternoon. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty)
By Ken Gurnick / MLB.com
Bidding for his seventh straight quality start, Randy Wolf let two leads get away while allowing four runs over six innings, and the Dodgers weren't able to rally in the late frames. Andre Ethier slugged his team-leading 22nd home run.
BATTING 2B: Jones, C (18, Wolf), Ross, D (6, Mota). TB: Jones, C 3; Hernandez, Di; McLouth 2; LaRoche 2; Ross, D 2; Prado; Norton. RBI: Jones, C 2 (51), Hernandez, Di (6), Norton (5). 2-out RBI: Jones, C; Hernandez, Di; Norton. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hernandez, Di 2; Anderson, G. GIDP: Anderson, G. Team RISP: 4-for-9. Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING SB: McLouth (16, 2nd base off Wolf/Martin, R).
FIELDING Outfield assists: McLouth (Hudson, O at 2nd base). DP: (McLouth-Prado). Pickoffs: Lowe, D (Kemp at 1st base).
Game Scores: Wolf , Lowe, D . Pitches-strikes: Wolf 97-69, Kuo 13-9, Mota 13-9, Lowe, D 85-56, Moylan 4-2, O'Flaherty 6-5, Gonzalez, M 10-6, Soriano,
R 11-9. Groundouts-flyouts: Wolf 3-6, Kuo 2-0, Mota 0-3, Lowe, D 10-3, Moylan 1-0, O'Flaherty 0-0, Gonzalez, M 2-1, Soriano,
R 1-1. Batters faced: Wolf 28, Kuo 3, Mota 4, Lowe, D 24, Moylan 2, O'Flaherty 1, Gonzalez, M 3, Soriano, R 3. Inherited runners-scored: O'Flaherty 1-0. Umpires: HP: Tom Hallion. 1B: Scott Barry. 2B: Jerry Crawford.
3B: Phil Cuzzi. Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy. Wind: 7 mph, Out to CF. T: 2:41. Att:
49,843. Venue: Turner Field. August 1, 2009 August 1, 2009
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