Dodgers down Cubs, tie club record

Updated: August 2, 2013

Chicago, IL (Sports Network) – The Los Angeles Dodgers cruised to a 6-2 win in
the second game of a four-game series against the Chicago Cubs and made some
history along the way.

The Dodgers, who have won 12 of 14 since the All-Star Break, picked up their
12th straight road win to match an 89-year-old franchise record.

Nick Punto helped Los Angeles get there, knocking in two runs and scoring
another on a pair of hits, including a double.

Yasiel Puig went 2-3, with an RBI and a run scored, and raised his average to

Hyun-Jin Ryu (10-3) battled through 5 1/3 innings to pick up his third
straight winning decision. He gave up two runs on 11 hits. Ryu hasn’t lost
since June 19.

Los Angeles battered All-Star Travis Wood (7-8) for five runs on seven hits
and five walks in 3 1/3 innings.

Junior Lake went 4-for-5 for the Cubs, picking up his second career four-hit
game in his 16th game, but the Cubs lost for the fifth time in six games.