Los Angeles Tops Miami 5-2 - Recap
Los Angeles grabbed a 5-2 win over Miami on Friday, as Clayton Kershaw was credited with a win at Marlins Park.
Los Angeles won as a -165 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Hanley Ramirez in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher Mark Buehrle worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Justin Ruggiano in a losing cause.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-4 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Kenley Jansen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.