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Theriot stole second with one out and came around on Lee's line-drive single to center, making it 1-0.
Byrd lined another single to center, putting runners on first and second, but Kershaw escaped more damage by retiring Soriano on a pop and Nady on a liner to center following a visit by pitching coach Rick Honeycutt.
Furcal made another error in the eighth when his throw pulled first baseman James Loney off the bag. Lee then drove a fastball from Trancoso out to right, making it 3-0.
NOTES: The Dodgers placed left-handed reliever George Sherrill on the 15-day DL because of tightness in his mid-back. ... Carlos Zambrano will likely be back in the Cubs' rotation next week after throwing 75 pitches in a simulated game on Monday. Manager Lou Piniella says Zambrano will be available for short relief beginning on Thursday and probably start during the three-game series at Pittsburgh early next week. ... Struggling 3B Aramis Ramirez was out of the Cubs' lineup for the third time in four games because of a sore left thumb. Jeff Baker started in his place. ... Jackie Chan threw out the first pitch, and former Cubs closer Lee Smith led the seventh-inning rendition of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame."
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