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Dodgers beat Giants 8-2

Trea Turner homered to extend his hitting streak to 19 games, Max Muncy also homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 8-2 on Monday .

Freddie Freeman had three hits, including a double, and two RBIs in the Dodgers’ fifth win in six games, which improved their record since June 30 to 23-5.

Wilmer Flores hit his 16th home run for the Giants.

Mookie Betts and Will Smith had double-scoring doubles off Giants starter Logan Webb (9-5), who took the loss after giving up six earned runs on eight hits in five innings. He struck out two and walked one.

Andrew Heaney allowed one run and four hits in four innings in his second start since coming off the disabled list with left shoulder inflammation. He struck out seven and walked two.

Caleb Ferguson (1-0) earned the win by a scoreless sixth inning.

Latin Americans did not hit for the Dodgers.

For the Giants, the Dominican Yermín Mercedes 4-1. Venezuelan Wilmer Flores 4-2 with a run scored and an RBI.

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