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Giants Fall To Dodgers, 6-2

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LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 06: Pitcher Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants wipes his brow after giving up a home run to Hanley Ramirez (not pictured) of the Los Angeles Dodgers (not in photo) in the fourth inning during the MLB game at Dodger Stadium on April 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

LOS ANGELES, CA – APRIL 06: Pitcher Matt Cain #18 of the San Francisco Giants wipes his brow after giving up a home run to Hanley Ramirez (not pictured) of the Los Angeles Dodgers (not in photo) in the fourth inning during the MLB game at Dodger Stadium on April 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

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LOS ANGELES (CBS/AP) — Matt Kemp hit his first two home runs at Dodger Stadium since late in 2012 and Hanley Ramirez slugged his first two homers this season, helping Los Angeles beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 Sunday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

Zack Greinke (2-0) pitched six innings, allowing two runs and six hits—including Brandon Belt’s fourth homer leading off the sixth, and the first of the season by Hunter Pence three batters later. The right-hander struck out eight and walked none.

Matt Cain (0-1) gave up five runs and six hits in six innings with three strikeouts and no walks. It was the eighth time the right-hander has surrendered three or more homers in a game during his 10-year career, and the first time since May 16, 2013 at Colorado in an 8-6 win.

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