The Los Angeles Dodgers seven-game opening day winning streak ended Thursday, as they were held to six hits by five San Francisco Giants pitchers in a 1-0 loss at Dodger Stadium.

Joe Pankik homered off Clayton Kershaw in the fifth inning for the game’s only run.

The top five batters in the Dodger lineup were a combined 0 for 17. Kershaw had two hits, as did Yasmani Grandal.

Giants starter Ty Balch allowed three hits over five innings for the victory, striking out three and walking three. Hunter Strickland pitched the ninth, allowing a leadoff single by Matt Kemp, then retiring the next three batters for the save.

Kershaw allowed eight hits in six innings, struck out seven and walked two before a sellout crowd announced at 53,595.

The Dodgers put a runner on third once, when pinch-hitter Chase Utley’s two-out single advanced Grandal from first in the seventh inning. However, Chris Taylor struck out to end the inning.

The loss was the Dodgers first on opening day since April 5, 2010. It was their first 1-0 loss on opening day since 1930 when they were based in Brooklyn and known as the Robins, according to STATS, LLC.

Kershaw set a team record with his eighth consecutive opening day start. He had shared the record with Hall of Famer Don Sutton, who had seven consecutive opening day starts from 1972-78.

Kershaw also set the team record for opening day starts by a pitcher. The late Hall of Famer Don Drysdale also made seven opening day starts, 1958-61, 1963, 1965 and 1969.

The loss dropped Kershaw’s opening day record to 5-1.

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