Julio Urias impressive again in Dodgers’ win over Giants

first_img Dodgers hit seven home runs, sweep Colorado Rockies How Dodgers pitcher Ross Stripling topped the baseball podcast empire Cody Bellinger homer gives Dodgers their first walkoff win of season Dodgers’ Max Muncy trying to work his way out of slow start UP NEXT: The Dodgers are off Tuesday. Giants (RHP Mike Clevinger) at Dodgers (LHP Rich Hill), Wednesday, 6 p.m. PT, Camelback Ranch, SportsNet LA and AM 570Related Articlescenter_img Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Fire danger is on Dave Roberts’ mind as Dodgers head to San Francisco PreviousLos Angeles Dodgers fan Christian Avila goes “fishing” for a player’s autograph with a ball attached to a string as his wife Christine looks on before a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was rewarded in his efforts with an autograph from Dodgers’ Enrique Hernandez. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)The Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez runs home to score during the fourth inning of Monday’s Cactus League game in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford, right, comes down with the ball after leaping for it as Los Angeles Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger slides safely into second base in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Bellinger advanced on a single from A.J. Pollock. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) SoundThe gallery will resume insecondsDodgers fan Christian Avila goes “fishing” for a player’s autograph with a ball attached to a string as his wife Christine looks on before a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Avila was rewarded in his efforts with an autograph from Dodgers’ Enrique Hernandez. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)The Dodgers’ Chris Taylor tumbles after getting out of the way of in inside pitch during the second inning of Monday’s Cactus League game against the Giants in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)The Dodgers’ Austin Barnes singles in a run against the San Francisco Giants in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)A fly ball from Los Angeles Dodgers’ Enrique Hernandez falls between San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik, left, and right fielder Gerardo Parra, right, for a run in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija throws to Los Angeles Dodgers’ Justin Turner in the first inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias warms up in the dugout between innings during a spring training baseball game against the San Francisco Giants, Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Chris Taylor throws against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants first baseman Austin Slater misplays a ground ball from Los Angeles Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger for an error in the fourth inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias throws against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias throws against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias throws against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija in action against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija reaches for a ball against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias, right, reacts as the Giants’ Cameron Maybin hits a ground ball during the first inning of Monday’s Cactus League game in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers first baseman Max Muncy tosses a ball against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants second baseman Joe Panik throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias throws against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers’ A.J. Pollock grounds a ball against the San Francisco Giants in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Umpire Doug Eddings calls a strike during a spring training baseball game between the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Ace Morales, 9, center, looks up and smiles after the Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez took his cap to sign after the boy squeezed between other fans for the autograph before a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Ace Morales, 9, is embraced by the Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez after Hernandez signed the boy’s cap after he squeezed between other fans for the autograph before a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)San Francisco Giants right fielder Gerardo Parra tumbles after making a catch against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers’ Joc Pederson smiles before a spring training baseball game against the San Francisco Giants Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Young fans hold their caps over their hearts as they stand for the national anthem before Monday’s Cactus League game between the Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)Los Angeles Dodgers fan Christian Avila goes “fishing” for a player’s autograph with a ball attached to a string as his wife Christine looks on before a spring training baseball game Monday, March 4, 2019, in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was rewarded in his efforts with an autograph from Dodgers’ Enrique Hernandez. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)The Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez runs home to score during the fourth inning of Monday’s Cactus League game in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)NextShow Caption1 of 27The Dodgers’ Kiké Hernandez runs home to score during the fourth inning of Monday’s Cactus League game in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)ExpandTHE GAME: Left-hander Julio Urias continued to look sharp in the Dodgers’ 8-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Monday afternoon at Scottsdale Stadium.PITCHING REPORT: Urias gave up a long home run to Evan Longoria in his second inning. But Urias’ fastball stayed in the 96-98 mph range and he has retired nine of the 10 batters he has faced in three spring innings, four on strikeouts. … Bullpen candidates Scott Alexander, Kevin Quackenbush and Dylan Floro each pitched a scoreless inning.HITTING REPORT: Catcher Austin Barnes had an RBI single and is 5 for 16 (.313) this spring. … Joc Pederson walked and drove in a run with a sacrifice fly. … Dodgers manager Dave Roberts dropped A.J. Pollock from the leadoff spot to the middle of the order for the first time, getting a look at a potential lineup against right-handed pitching (with Pederson at leadoff). Pollock was 1 for 3 batting in the fifth spot. … Chris Taylor was 2 for 3 and drove in a run with a double. … D.J. Peters tripled and scored on a double by Cameron Perkins. … Edwin Rios hit a solo home run.DEFENSE REPORT: A ground ball went under Omar Estevez’s glove in the seventh inning. The error on the shortstop allowed one of the Giants’ two runs to score.last_img read more