Dodgers cruise past Cubs

Dodgers cruise past Cubs

Russell Martin launched a grand slam home run to lift the Los Angeles Dodgers in a 7-2 win over the Chicago Cubs Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series at Dodger Stadium.

Los Angeles won the game as -155 favorites, while the nine runs went as a PUSH against the posted over/under (9).

Ronald Belisario pitched just under one inning of relief, and was credited with the victory.

Kosuke Fukudome belted a solo home run in the loss for the Cubs. Angel Guzman was tagged for four runs in relief.