Astros Hammered By Dodgers

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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
to 7-and-7.

After the game the Astros announced that rookie outfielder Hunter Pence as a fractured right wrist and will be out 4 to 6 weeks.