Pierre comes through

He extended his hitting streak to 11 games with a bloop single that fell into shallow center field. More importantly, the hit came with two outs, a man on third and the game tied in the seventh inning. It was the Dodgers’ second hit in eight ABs w/RISP, and the first one that actually drove in a run. Billingsley had a hiccup in the sixth, walking the leadoff man, and it ended up costing him a run. Other than that, though, he has been brilliant, giving up just four hits to this point. … Pierre just got thrown out trying to steal second, snapping his string of successful steal attempts at a career-high 18, and he dislocated his left pinky finger diving into the bag. Apparently, trainer Stan Conte popped it back into place, because Pierre is going back out to CF. … Dodgers 2, Phillies 0, middle 7

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