Los Angeles; Saturday, 9:10 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: TBD; Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw (12-4, 2.52 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 127 strikeouts)
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Dodgers take on the San Francisco Giants on Saturday.
Los Angeles has gone 51-28 at home and 94-59 overall. Dodgers hitters have a collective .340 on-base percentage, the second-ranked percentage in the NL.
San Francisco is 77-77 overall and 34-45 on the road. The Giants have the fourth-ranked team ERA in the NL at 4.09.
Saturday's game is the ninth meeting between these teams this season. The Giants hold a 5-3 advantage in the season series.
TOP PERFORMERS: Mookie Betts ranks second on the Dodgers with 78 extra base hits (38 doubles, a triple and 39 home runs). J.D. Martinez is 11-for-36 with four home runs and 13 RBI over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 7-3, .235 batting average, 2.64 ERA, outscored opponents by 21 runs
Giants: 3-7, .221 batting average, 4.65 ERA, outscored by 19 runs
INJURIES: Dodgers: Gus Varland: 60-Day IL (knee), Wander Suero: 15-Day IL (back), Tony Gonsolin: 60-Day IL (forearm), Jake Marisnick: 60-Day IL (hamstring), Yency Almonte: 15-Day IL (knee), Michael Grove: 15-Day IL (lat), Jonny Deluca: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Daniel Hudson: 60-Day IL (knee), Tyler Cyr: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Dustin May: 60-Day IL (forearm), Jimmy Nelson: 60-Day IL (elbow), Alex Reyes: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Gavin Lux: 60-Day IL (knee), Walker Buehler: 60-Day IL (elbow), Blake Treinen: 60-Day IL (shoulder), J.P. Feyereisen: 60-Day IL (shoulder)
Giants: Brandon Crawford: 10-Day IL (hamstring), Alex Cobb: 15-Day IL (hip), Keaton Winn: 10-Day IL (covid-19), Mark Mathias: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Anthony DeSclafani: 60-Day IL (elbow), Cole Waites: 60-Day IL (elbow), Thomas Szapucki: 60-Day IL (arm), Roberto Perez: 60-Day IL (shoulder)
The Associated Press