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Dodgers score eight runs in sixth inning to rout Rockies, 11-3
Dodgers score eight runs in sixth inning to rout Rockies, 11-3

KEY MOMENT: The Dodgers broke a 3-3 stalemate in the sixth inning by scoring eight runs, the first on a two-run single by pinch-hitter Justin Turner with the bases loaded. Dee Gordon drove in the third run of the inning on a single to left. Yasiel Puig drew a walk to reload the bases and set up Adrian Gonzalez's two-run double. Matt Kemp struck out, but the next three batters each drove in a run, as Hanley Ramirez doubled, Carl Crawford hit a sacrifice fly and Juan Uribe doubled. Like that, the Dodgers were suddenly ahead, 11-3. ON THE MOUND: Roberto Hernandez pitched poorly enough to lose, as he lasted only 3 2/3 innings and was replaced by left-hander Paco Rodriguez with two outs...

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