MLB: San Francisco 2, LA Dodgers 0

June 27, 2012 at 1:21 AM

SAN FRANCISCO, June 27 (UPI) -- Ryan Vogelsong threw seven scoreless innings Tuesday to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 2-0 whitewash of the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Vogelsong (7-3) scattered seven hits and walked one to pull the Giants to one game behind the National League West-leading Dodgers, who have dropped seven of their last eight games.

Melky Cabrera had a solo home run in the two-run Giants fourth inning. Pablo Sandoval drove in San Francisco's other run.

Clayton Kershaw (5-4) had won his past four starts at AT-and-T Park but took the loss Tuesday, allowing two runs on eight hits in six innings.

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