Beede gets the start for Giants in series opener against Dodgers
Los Angeles; Monday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles and San Francisco are set to begin a four-game series.
The Dodgers are 17-7 against the rest of their division. Los Angeles has slugged .462, good for second in the National League. Cody Bellinger leads the team with a .702 slugging percentage, including 38 extra-base hits and 23 home runs.
The Giants are 14-16 against the rest of their division. The San Francisco offense has compiled a .227 batting average as a team this season, last in the National League. Buster Posey leads the team with a mark of .258. This is the first meeting of the season for these two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 58 RBIs and is batting .355. Max Muncy is 11-for-35 with a double, four home runs and eight RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 5-5, .234 batting average, 2.46 ERA, outscored opponents by six runs
Giants: 5-5, .242 batting average, 4.09 ERA, outscored by 12 runs