The Giants kept their slim NL West hopes alive, scoring three in the 13th to beat the Dodgers 5-2 in Los Angeles on Monday night.
Andrew McCutchen's home run in the sixth was the only offense of the game as the Pirates beat the Braves 1-0 on Monday night.
The 49ers decision to rely on their passing game didn't pan out, but the return of Vernon Davis should provide a considerable benefit.
Bob Melvin is starting mostly right handed bats Monday against left-hander C.J. Wilson, but he's not married to that approach.