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Dodgers to start Kershaw opening day against San Francisco

July 22, 2020 GMT

San Francisco Giants vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles; Thursday, 10:08 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Johnny Cueto (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.00 WHIP, 0 strikeouts) Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw (0-0, 0.00 ERA, 0.00 WHIP, 0 strikeouts)

LINE: Dodgers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 7 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles hosts San Francisco on opening day.

The Dodgers finished 51-25 against NL West Division opponents in 2019. Los Angeles averaged 8.7 hits with 3.7 extra base hits per game and 279 total home runs last year.

The Giants went 38-38 in division games in 2019. San Francisco averaged 8.2 hits with 3.0 extra base hits per game and 26 total triples last season.

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The teams meet for the first time this season.

INJURIES: Dodgers: None listed.

Giants: Reyes Moronta: d60 (shoulder), Tyler Beede: d60 (elbow), Aramis Garcia: d60 (right hip).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.