Dodgers blank Cubs

Dodgers blank Cubs

Vicente Padilla pitched eight shutout innings, allowing only two hits while striking out six Sunday, as the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago Cubs 7-0.

The Dodgers were a -145 favorite in the game and the seven runs scored fell UNDER the posted over/under total (7.5).

James Loney was 2-3 with a home run and four RBI for the Dodgers, while Rafael Furcal scored a pair of runs.

Carlos Silva took the loss for the Cubs after getting roughed up for six runs on six hits in 1 1-3 innings.