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Dodgers beat Braves 9-1

ATLANTA (AP) - Matt Kemp homered and matched a career high with five RBIs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 9-1 win over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday night.

Kemp had three hits, including a three-run homer in the fifth and a two-run single in the eighth as the Dodgers outhit the Braves 19-5.

Andre Ethier and James Loney also had three hits.

Chad Billingsley (11-6) threw five scoreless innings before leaving with a cramp in his right hamstring. Billingsley gave up only two hits with one walk and nine strikeouts in five innings.

Jair Jurrjens (9-8) gave up four runs on a season-high 10 hits in five innings for Atlanta.

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