Dodgers Beat the Cardinals in Game 1 of NLDS

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Randy Wolf and the Dodgers bullpen outpitched
St. Louis ace Chris Carpenter, earning Los Angeles a 5-3 victory over St. Louis on Wednesday night in an NL playoff opener full of missed chances for both teams.

Pitching in the playoffs for the first time in his 11-year career, Wolf lasted 3 2-3 innings against Carpenter, who came in with a career 5-1 record and 2.53 ERA in the postseason.

Matt Kemp hit a two-run homer off Carpenter in the first inning, giving the NL West champions the lead for good.

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