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Latos leads Reds past LA 5-2

Latos leads Reds past LA 5-2

LOS ANGELES -- Mat Latos threw 7 2/3 innings and the Cincinnati Reds got home runs from Jay Bruce and Xavier Paul to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers5-2 on Thursday night, ending the NL West leaders' six-game winning streak.

Latos (10-3) allowed two runs -- one earned -- and eight hits with four strikeouts en route to his first victory at Dodger Stadium after going 0-5 with a 3.95 ERA in his five previous starts at Chavez Ravine.

Latos is 24-7 in 54 starts since Cincinnati acquired him from San Diego in December 2011. Aroldis Chapmangot three outs for his 24th save in 27 chances.

Zack Greinke (8-3) gave up four runs and six hits over seven innings in his second attempt at his 100th major league victory.

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