facebook
twitter
search
search

MLB: St. Louis 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 3

May 26, 2013 at 8:12 PM

LOS ANGELES, May 26 (UPI) -- Pete Kozma went 4-for-4 with a bases-clearing double and Matt Carpenter got the go-ahead RBI for St. Louis Sunday in its 5-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Kozma's three-run double in the second inning erased an early 2-0 deficit and Carpenter broke a 3-3 tie with a run-scoring single in the seventh for St. Louis, which claimed the rubber match of a three-game series.

Seth Maness (4-1) was credited with the victory in relief of starter Shelby Miller, who was touched for three runs on seven hits over 5 1/3 innings.

Trevor Rosenthal hurled 1 2/3 scoreless innings and Edward Mujica notched his 14th save for National League Central-leading St. Louis, which recorded a fourth win in five games overall.

LA's Clayton Kershaw (5-3) was the loser, yielding four runs on seven hits over seven innings. The Dodgers ace issued three walks and struck out five.

Adrian Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer and an RBI single for Los Angeles.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Electronics certification company makes hoverboard burst into flames
Eli Manning explains pout after Denver Broncos' Super Bowl score
Duke's Grayson Allen trips Louisville player
Nicola Griffin to appear in Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue at 56
Larry Sanders considering NBA comeback