Furcal's first game back one to forget

Dodgers shortstop's miscues in the field lead to Cubs runs in first game off DL

Updated: May 26, 2010, 9:24 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

CHICAGO -- Rafael Furcal waited almost a month to get back into a big league ballgame. The Dodgers waited almost a month to get their shortstop, leadoff man and offensive catalyst back into their lineup.

What happened on Tuesday night, though, was hardly worth the wait. Not for Furcal. And certainly not for the Dodgers, who lost 3-0 to the Chicago Cubs and a dominating Ryan Dempster before 34,749 at Wrigley Field.

To his credit, Furcal made no excuses. Also to his ...

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