HOUSTON -- Chad Billingsley tossed a five-hitter for his first complete game and the LA Dodgers beat the Houston Astros 10-to-2. Jeff Kent had four hits and drove in two. Luis Gonzalez and James Loney had three R-B-Is apiece.
Billingsley took a shutout into the ninth and had two outs when
Luke Scott hit a two-run homer. He's 7-and-0.
Chris Sampson went five innings and allowed four runs and eight
hits. He lost for the second time in his last seven starts to fall
After the game the Astros announced that rookie outfielder Hunter Pence as a fractured right wrist and will be out 4 to 6 weeks.