Randy Wolf left the game with a one-run lead after throwing 87 pitches over six innings, but Rajai Davis* took advantage of some seventh-inning defensive confusion to tie the game and deprive Wolf of the win.
No matter, as pinch-hitter Mark Loretta knocked in James Loney in the bottom of the inning to give the Dodgers the lead, which the bullpen (Brent Leach, Ronald Belisario and Ramon Troncoso) AGAIN preserved.
This weekend the Dodgers venture into the unfriendly confines of Angel Stadium of Anaheim. We've got more interleague intrigue and Weaver vs. Weaver. Should be interesting, if not actually fun.
After the game, home run-hitter Orlando Hudson gave the team some pointers:
*His first name means "king" in Sanskrit!