LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kenta Maeda struck out 10 over five innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers finally found their offense to beat the San Francisco Giants 5-0 on Saturday night for their first win of the season.
After striking out 18 times in a pair of 1-0 defeats to open the season, the Dodgers got the loudest cheers in the first inning for a sacrifice fly by Yasiel Puig that scored their first run off Derek Holland (0-1). Matt Kemp followed with an RBI single to make it 2-0.READ MORE: Mass Vaccination Site At Long Beach Convention Center Closing Amid Spike In New Cases
Maeda (1-0) allowed five hits and walked one. He faced baserunners in every inning except the fifth.READ MORE: Protesters Vandalize Mayor Eric Garcetti's Home After He Signs Ordinance To Restrict Homeless Encampments
Joe Panik, whose solo homers beat the Dodgers in the first two games, hit into a game-ending double play in the ninth.MORE NEWS: 'The Childcare System Is In Crisis': Childcare Costs Rank As Top Expense for SoCal Families
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