Eric Young's home run with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Wednesday night gave the Los Angeles Dodgers a 4-3 win over the Montreal Expos.
Montreal had tied it with two runs in the top of the inning before dropping their seventh straight game.
Steve Kline (2-5) retired Charles Johnson on a grounder to short and struck out Adrian Beltre before Young drove a 1-2 pitch over the wall in right for his fifth homer.
Despite getting charged with his eighth blown save, Jeff Shaw (3-6) was credited with the victory. The right-hander faced four batters, allowing a walk and a game-tying RBI single by pinch-hitter Ryan McGuire.
Eric Karros also homered for the Dodgers.
Chan Ho Park was two outs away from his first complete game of the season and third in 68 career starts when Brad Fullmer doubled and scored on a single by Shane Andrews to chase Park and bring the Expos within 3-2.
Park allowed two runs and five hits in 8 1/3 innings, including Fullmer's 11th homer with one out in the fourth. He struck out six and walked two.
Rookie Carl Pavano, who pitched six scoreless innings against the Dodgers on Aug. 5, was locked in a 1-1 duel with Park until Karros pulled a 2-1 pitch deep into the left-field seats for his 19th homer and fourth in four games.
Los Angeles added a run in the eighth on Raul Mondesi's RBI single off Mike Maddux.
Pavano allowed two runs and six hits in six innings. The right-hander, who came to the Expos from Boston in the trade for Pedro Martinez, has only one victory in his last eight starts.
The Expos fell 32 games under .500 for the first time this season.
The Dodgers took a 1-0 lead in the first when Eric Young led off with an infield single, stole second and scred from third on Gary Sheffield's single.
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