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Reliever plan works well for Dodgers

Although Kuo and Broxton are used differently, they combine to hold off the Cubs

Updated: May 27, 2010, 11:20 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

CHICAGO -- It was highly unusual, and it was anything but ideal. But when you are desperately clinging to the last remnants of what was once a commanding lead, as the Dodgers were in the final three innings of Wednesday night's game, you resort to whatever you need to, even if it might be slightly out of your comfort zone.

And yes, manager Joe Torre admitted after the Dodgers had secured an 8-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs before 35,828 at Wrigley Field, this was way out of his comfort ...

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