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Dan Haren leads Dodgers past Braves, 4-2
Dan Haren leads Dodgers past Braves, 4-2

Dan Haren did not flirt with perfection in the Dodgers’ 4-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, though his attack on plausibility continued. Haren is the right-hander whose grasp on a rotation spot was hanging by a fingertip after he went 0-5 with a 10.03 earned-run average over a recent five-game stretch. Then suddenly, unexpectedly, he took a perfect game into the sixth inning in his last start and ended up holding the Angels to one run on three hits. At Turner Field, Haren doubled the amount of runs allowed, but he still pitched well – or at least well enough to keep Kevin Correia in the bullpen. Haren (10-9) went six innings, allowing two runs on six hits and...

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