Kazmir shuts down Rockies, Dodgers win 8th straight at home

The bat slips out of the hands of Los Angeles Dodgers' Corey Seage during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, July 2, 2016, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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LOS ANGELES (AP) Scott Kazmir pitched six scoreless innings, Trayce Thompson and Adrian Gonzalez drove in two runs each and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1 on Saturday night for their eighth straight home victory.

Kazmir (7-3) extended his unbeaten streak to 10 starts by holding the Rockies to a single and two doubles. He struck out 10 without walking a batter.

Since May 9, Kazmir is 5-0 with a 3.61 ERA. He has struck out 65 in 57 1/3 innings during the stretch.

Bud Norris and four relievers led L.A. to a 5-0 win in the opening game of the series on Friday night.

Rockies starter Chad Bettis (6-6) lost for the first time in five starts, giving up four runs on six hits in six innings. He struck out four and walked one.