After rain spoiled the chance to play up in the bay last night, the Dodgers and Giants are now set to square off this afternoon.
Dave Roberts made some tweeks for the rotation, bringing a new look to the series:
- Kenta Maeda will be bumped from his scheduled start on Friday night
- Rich Hill will start today
- Clayton Kershaw will start on regular rest on Sunday
- Alex Wood and Maeda are expected to start against Oakland at Dodger Stadium
Today’s match up
As mentioned above, Rich Hill (1-0, 0.00 ERA) goes up against Chris Stratton (0-1, 5.06 ERA) in a rematch of game 4 this season. In that game, Cody Bellinger hit his first homerun of the year, en route to a 9-0 Dodgers victory.
Who to watch
For the Giants, Brandon Belt has seen Hill well, going 5-10 with a HR against him in the past.
For the Dodgers, Rich Hill historically has dominated the Giants with a 6-2 record and 2.23 ERA in 12 career starts.
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