Corey Seager batting second in Dodgers' Sunday lineup

Baseball roundup: It's official, Dodgers won't go scoreless and winless

Los Angeles Dodgers' Rich Hill begins new role vs. San Francisco Giants

One batter later, Cody Bellinger hit his first home run of the season to put the Dodgers ahead 5-0.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Dodgers are -185 money line favorites to beat the Giants, who have odds of +166 to pull off the upset.

Vince Velasquez (0-1) was charged with seven runs, four earned, and nine hits in 2 2/3 innings.

The telecast marked the official regular-season debut of ESPN's new Sunday Night Baseball team - Matt Vasgersian, Alex Rodriguez, and Jessica Mendoza with Buster Olney reporting. San Francisco hit just.260 and struck out 29 times in 34 innings.

According the ESPN Stats & Information research, the Giants scored six runs in their first four games of the 1920 and 1933 seasons, when the franchise was located in NY. Santana, who hit his first homer with the Phillies in the fifth, drove in Crawford with a fly ball to left field. Joe Panik leads the Giants with five hits and two RBI while Hunter Pence and Brandon Crawford have combined for five hits.

Puig managed to stay alive long enough for Seager to reach the plate without a throw. He slid back to first safely, which counted the run.

"I got a little excited", Puig confessed.

"I don't care who you are", Bochy said. "It's all jokes with him, so it's pretty cool". They left 30 runners on base during the four-game series. Then the Dodgers scored eight more runs, pulling away for a 9-0 win.

Brewers 7, Padres 3 • In San Diego, Christian Yelich tied his career high with five hits, and Milwaukee swept the Padres to improve to 3-0 for the first time since it won its first five games in 2006.

The Dodgers' offense finally showed signs of life in front of an announced crowd of 41,866.

The previous four games between the teams have all gone under the total-as did three of the first four a year ago.

Dodgers: Logan Forsythe was expected to be the team's primary third baseman while Justin Turner is on the disabled list, but Kyle Farmer has started at third the past two games.

Keep in mind this is one series of baseball and four games, but these offensive numbers are laughable. Chris Stratton gets the ball, and he was 4-4 with a 3.68 ERA and 51 strikeouts last season. That we wouldn't have to rely on the home run to win games, which is exactly what happened in our two wins.

Yasiel Puig had an RBI double and two singles for the defending NL champions.

Hill got out of bases-loaded jams in the second and third innings.

A day after homering off Clayton Kershaw, Panik took Jansen deep to start the ninth inning.

"Keeping those guys off-balance, I think, is a big part of tonight", Hill said. Shortly after, Puig was caught stealing second to end the inning.

Tony Cingrani, Josh Fields and Wilmer Font each pitched a scoreless inning in relief of Hill. He made three starts against the Giants a year ago and compiled a 2-0 record with a 4.00 ERA and 18 strikeouts. How much of it was dumb luck? "A lot of that was driven by Corey's astuteness on the bases".

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