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Dee Gordon turns key RBI man to lead Dodgers to 5-2 win over Arizona
Dee Gordon turns key RBI man to lead Dodgers to 5-2 win over Arizona

Dee Gordon, All-Star second baseman, had been scuffling. He had three hits in his last 26 at-bats (.115 average). He looked a lot like a guy who never appeared in so many major league games. After being given Friday off, Gordon returned looking on the refreshed side, collecting three hits and driving in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning Saturday to lead the Dodgers to a 5-2 victory over the Diamondbacks. A Dodger Stadium crowd of 50,823 saw the Dodgers break open a 2-2 game with three runs in the eighth. Hanley Ramirez, who had only two hits in his last 23 at-bats (.087), doubled in two more. The victory maintained their two-game lead over the Giants, who won earlier, in the...

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