LOS ANGELES (AP) Clayton Kershaw pitched eight strong innings for his major league-leading 17th win and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night.
The slumping Atlanta Braves haven't been able to get anything going at the plate of late. Finding their stroke could prove all the more difficult if Justin Upton can't play.
ATLANTA (AP) Kyle Kendrick allowed only three hits in seven scoreless innings, Carlos Ruiz homered and drove in two runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies shut out the struggling Atlanta Braves 4-0
ATLANTA (AP) Left fielder Justin Upton has left Atlanta's game against Philadelphia with bruised left triceps.