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Dodgers' offense in midseason form

The pitching may be lacking, but at least the hitters are doing their part so far

Updated: April 14, 2010, 2:43 AM ET
By Tony Jackson | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- While it's true it shouldn't have taken almost four hours, and it's true it shouldn't have taken five pitchers or 182 pitches, it's also true there was reason for encouragement in the Dodgers' 9-5, home-opening win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday.

The biggest was the sudden realization -- or perhaps you could even call it a revelation -- that this is still a pretty good offensive team.

The Dodgers scored seven of their nine runs on homers by Manny Ramirez, Casey ...

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