Dodgers home opener: What you need to know

first_imgHere’s what you need to know for Friday’s sold-out home opener between the San Francisco Giants (3-1) and Dodgers (4-1) at Dodger Stadium:Time: 1:10 p.m.Pitching matchup: Ryan Vogelsong (0-0, 0.00) vs. Hyun-Jin Ryu (1-0, 0.00)Who’s hot: Giants — OF Angel Pagan (8-19, .421, 6 RBI), 1B Brandon Belt (6-18, .333, 3 HR, 6 RBI), SP Tim Hudson (7.2 IP, 0 R, 7 K). Dodgers — 2B Dee Gordon (5-13, .385, 3 RBI), 3B Juan Uribe (8-21, .381, 2 doubles), SP Hyun-Jin Ryu (12.0 IP, 0 R, 5 H), RP Paco Rodriguez (2.2 IP, 0 R, 2 H). Who’s not: Giants — OF Hunter Pence (1-16, .063), 3B Pablo Sandoval (3-16, .188). Dodgers — SS Hanley Ramirez (2-19, .105), 1B Adrian Gonzalez (2-17, .118), C A.J. Ellis (3-16, .188).TV: SportsNet L.A.Radio: 570-AM, 1020-AM (Spanish)Parking: $10 online, $15 at the gate. Gates open at 10 a.m.Dodger Stadium Express Shuttle: Starts 90 minutes before game time and leaves Patsaouras Bus Plaza, adjacent to the east portal of Union Station, and travels to Dodger Stadium. Service will be provided every 10 minutes prior to the start of the game and run approximately every 30 minutes during the game. It ends 45 minutes after the conclusion of the game. There are two stops at the stadium: behind the pavilions and at the Top Deck, Lot P. Dodger tickets will be honored as fare payment. Without a ticket, the one-way fare is $1.50. Parking at Union Station costs $6. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Errorcenter_img MTA: Buses on Sunset Boulevard, as well as the Gold Line in Chinatown, go to Dodger Stadium. The #2 and #4 buses from the Red Line station in Hollywood also will operate to the Dodger Stadium entrance.Opening Day facts: Dodgers are 68-61-1 overall on Opening Day, 29-27 since they began playing in Los Angeles in 1958. They are 14-11 on Opening Day at Dodger Stadium, where they haven’t lost one since 2006.last_img

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