Brandon Allen watches the flight of his two-run homer in the fifth inning. (Matt Sayles/AP)
By Steve Gilbert / MLB.com
Max Scherzer allowed just one run on seven hits, dominating the Dodgers over 7 2/3 innings as the D-backs have won six of their past seven and two of three in this four-game series. Brandon Allen, robbed in the eighth inning on Tuesday, crushed a two-run homer this time in the fifth.
BATTING 2B: Montero, M (28, Billingsley). HR: Allen (2, 5th inning off Billingsley, 1 on, 1 out). TB: Allen 4; Parra, G; Scherzer; Reynolds, Ma; Montero, M 2; Drew; Romero, A. RBI: Allen 2 (7), Drew (57), Parra, G (52). 2-out RBI: Drew; Parra, G. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Upton, J. Team RISP: 3-for-4. Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING CS: Reynolds, Ma (8, 2nd base by Billingsley/Martin, R).
a-Singled for Billingsley in the 6th. b-Walked for McDonald, Ja in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Ethier (36, Scherzer). TB: Belliard; Furcal; Ramirez, M; Ethier 4; Mientkiewicz. RBI: Ramirez, M (50). 2-out RBI: Ramirez, M. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Kemp 2; Ramirez, M. GIDP: Kemp. Team RISP: 1-for-6. Team LOB: 6.