What to do, what to do?
Perhaps most frightening, the options are of the very limited variety.
It was the first time this season the Dodgers had been swept in a series that was three games or longer, and it cut their lead in the
They were out of Sunday's game in a hurry, and so was Haren.
Haren gave up a two-run homer to
Haren (10-10) gave up one more in the third and called it a day, having already thrown 74 pitches.
He now returns to Dan Haren, dilemma.
Haren had gone 0-5 with a 10.03 earned-run average in five consecutive starts and appeared a major candidate to lose his spot in the rotation. Then he came back with two excellent outings (2-0, 2.03), while starters
The Dodgers already have a five-man pitching rotation that includes new additions Roberto Hernandez and
One candidate could be Carlos Frias, who took over for Haren on Sunday. After allowing a solo home run to his first batter (
The home run was the only hit he allowed, and he did not walk a batter in his four innings. He struck out two.
Haren was charged with six runs (three earned) on five hits and three walks in his three quick innings.
Meanwhile, Milwaukee continued to stifle the Dodgers’ offense. This time it was
Peralta earned his 15th win, tying him with Cincinnati’s