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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

After tweaking something in his right leg or foot in the third inning, Clayton Kershaw gave up a run to the Giants a half inning later. Since that third-inning RBI from Buster Posey, he has retired 13 of his last 15 batters, including 10 consecutive at one point.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

In three at-bats of his major league debut so far, the Dodgers' Cody Bellinger popped out to shortstop, hit a line drive to right field and received an automatic intentional walk.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz 46, Clippers 43 at the half. Gordon Hayward (game-high 14 points) is showing no ill effects from the food poisoning that sidelined him for most of Game 4.

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Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Austin Rivers returns tonight for the Clippers.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Doc Rivers said Austin Rivers will be on a minutes restriction tonight and he's not quite sure what he'll get from him.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Marreese Speights will start for the Clippers while Austin Rivers is active tonight.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Julio Urias will start for the Dodgers on Thursday, manager Dave Roberts confirms.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Clayton Kershaw holds a 1.61 career ERA against the Giants, which is the lowest of any active pitcher against a single opponent. It also ranks among the lowest ERAs vs. single opponents since 1913, according to the Elias Sports Bureau.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

ViewFromVegas of tonight's Game 5s: Rockets -7.5 vs. Thunder (low of -7 at William Hill; high of -8 at Station Casinos), O/U 223.5; Spurs -10.5 vs. Grizzlies, O/U 188; Clippers -3 vs. Jazz, O/U 195 (I'm on the Jazz).

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

To make room on the active roster for IF/OF Cody Bellinger, the Dodgers optioned OF Brett Eibner to AAA Oklahoma City. To make room on the 40-man, RHP Joe Gunkel was designated for assignment.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Dodgers SS Corey Seager was the top prospect making his debut not that long ago, just like Cody Bellinger is Tuesday. Seager passed on some advice to Bellinger that he received: Go out early and soak it all in.

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Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

Cody Bellinger says he missed four phone calls before finally finding out he had been promoted to the Dodgers. The top prospect said that looking out at AT&T Park, its starting to feel real.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers will bat newcomer Cody Bellinger eighth in Tuesday's lineup and he will make his big league debut in left field.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

The Dodgers confirmed they are calling up top prospect Cody Bellinger from AAA Oklahoma City. Bellinger is expected to play some outfield at the outset. He is in line to be Adrian Gonzalez's eventual replacement at first base.