Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Bud Norris reacts after giving up a run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Los Angeles, Saturday, June 4, 2016. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
LOS ANGELES (AP) Clayton Kershaw held Atlanta to three hits over six innings and Los Angeles' bullpen closed things out to help the Dodgers beat the Braves 4-0 on Saturday night.
Kershaw (8-1) struck out four and walked one in his shortest outing of the season. Joe Blanton, Pedro Baez and Kenley Jansen pitched an inning each.
Atlanta starter Bud Norris (1-7) held the Dodgers to a run on three hits over five innings. He struck out two and walked four.
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Kershaw scored the game's first run after beating out an infield hit in the third. He went to second on a walk, and then scored on Justin Turner's two-out single.