Johnny Cueto outduels Clayton Kershaw in Giants' 4-3 win over Dodgers


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Published 1:18 a.m. ET May 2, 2017 | Updated 14 minutes ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Cueto outpitched Clayton Kershaw, leading the San Francisco Giants to a 4-3 victory Monday night that snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers’ four-game winning streak.

The Giants entered with a National League-low 16 home runs but hit two against Kershaw — a two-run shot by Hunter Pence in the first inning and a solo drive by Buster Posey in the third.

Pence began the night batting .100 in his career against Kershaw without a home run.

Cueto (4-1) held the Dodgers to three runs and six hits in seven innings. He walked one and struck out three.

Kershaw (4-2) went six innings, allowing four runs — three earned — and eight hits. He struck out five and did not walk a batter.

The Dodgers tied it at 2 with a run in the first on Yasiel Puig’s grounder and one in the second on Kershaw’s single. Los Angeles rookie Cody Bellinger, who had doubled, scored with a headfirst slide and reached in with one hand to avoid…

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