AT THE PLATE:
hit solo home runs. Gonzalez has a
-leading eight home runs and Kemp four.
' first run, as he tripled in the third inning and scored on a groundout by
drove in a run in the fourth inning to extend the Dodgers' lead to 4-1. Puig also doubled in a runs in the eighth inning. Puig, who was two for four, is eight for 22 (.364) with six runs batted in over his last four games.
ON THE MOUND:
had his best outing as a Dodger, limiting the
to two runs and six hits over seven innings. Maholm was efficient, throwing only 84 pitches. He departed from the game in the eighth inning with the Dodgers leading, 5-2. The start was the fourth of the season for Maholm, who has made three relief appearances.
MEDICAL REPORT: Catcher
ran outdoors for the first time since he underwent a minor knee operation April 8. Ellis, who has already caught and hit, is expected to start a minor league rehabilitation assignment once he can run at full speed.
(3-1, 2.12) will face the Colorado Rockies and
(1-3, 6.38) at
at 1:10 p.m. On the air: TV: SportsNet LA. Radio: 570, 1020 (Spanish).