Dodgers pound Astros, complete sweep

Dioner Navarro, Matt Kemp and Justin 0 victory.

Hiroki Kuroda (8-14) tossed seven scoreless innings, allowing five hits and a walk while striking out six in the Dodgers first sweep of the Astros in at least three games since July 1-3, 2008.

Blake Hawksworth pitched a perfect eighth and Hong-Chih Kuo needed just nine pitches in the ninth to complete the shutout.

Jordan Lyles (1-7) allowed seven runs on seven hits and three walks in 5 1/3 innings as Houston dropped a season-high, sixth straight game.