Dodgers Stop Rockies 5-1

Leadoff hitter Dave Roberts stole a career-high four bases, all on the first pitch, Adrian Beltre hit a two-run homer and the Dodgers beat the Rockies 5-1 for their third straight victory.

Kaz Ishii (1-0) allowed a run and four hits over six innings to earn the win.

Wilson Alvarez allowed one hit over three innings with six strike outs for his fourth career save and the first by the Dodgers staff this season.

Alex Cora had a two-run triple and Paul Lo Duca singled home a run.

Lo Duca opened the scoring with an RBI single in the first after a two-out walk to Shawn Green. The hit scored Roberts, who walked and stole his 100th career base.

The last Dodger with four steals in one game was Rudy Law, on May 12, 1980, against the Cubs.

Blue NotesDiscomfort in Adrian Beltre's right shoulder prompted the third baseman to undergo an MRI exam which revealed no structural damage. …. Outfielder Jayson Werth was unavailable to hit off the bench after straining a muscle during batting practice. ... Tanyon Sturts, who was released, picked up by Florida and again relesed, re-signed wih Las Vegas.