Jeff Samardzija will take the ball today and make his first start against the Dodgers this season. he had a no-decision last week against Texas, The Shark threw 5 2/3 innings with 1 walk and a strikeout apiece while giving up 5 runs on 7 hits. Last season, the Dodgers hit
.215 off the Notre Dame alum while he had a 1-1 record in 3 starts in while he totaled just 9 strikeouts and compiled a 3.31 ERA. The right-hander is 0-1 un 2 starts and has only 2 strikeouts through 9 2/3 innings of work this year.
Julio Urias is set to make his 2nd start against the Giants this year, In his last start, he took a no-decision going 5 innings of 1-run ball allowing 5 hits with a trio of strikeouts and walks each. Urias has made just 16 starts at home in his career and is 5-3 with a 3.15 ERA while opponents are hitting .251 off the Mexico native. San Francisco has seen Urias 13 times and they are hitting .221 with 1 homer and 5 doubles.
First pitch is at 6:40 pm