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Dodgers Vs. Giants Game Preview: L.A. Looks To Snap 3-Game Skid

The Los Angeles Dodgers face the San Francisco Giants on Saturday in another round in their fight for the NL West crown. Los Angeles is currently 5 1/2 games behind the first-place Giants, and a 5-2 loss on Friday night didn't help their cause. They're currently 1 1/2 games behind in the race for one of the two NL Wild Card spots, currently held by the Atlanta Braves and the St. Louis Cardinals.

Chris Capuano (11-10, 3.63 ERA) will start for the Dodgers. He's 0-4 with a 5.32 ERA in five appearances at San Francisco. The team will likely need a lot of offensive production, something they (like the rest of the league) have struggled with when facing Matt Cain (13-5, 2.98 ERA). He's 4-0 with a 2.02 ERA in seven starts against the Dodgers, with Los Angeles scoring one run or less in each of the four wins.

Game Time: 1:05 p.m PT
Television Coverage: Fox
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Stick with this StoryStream for more coverage from the Dodgers vs. Giants series. For all things Dodgers, check out True Blue LA. For the Giants perspective, head over to McCovey Chronicles.