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Dodgers opening day in photos

Dodgers opening day in photos
A fan tries to catch a batting practice home run in the left field bleachers during pregame batting practice on Thursday. The Dodgers opened the season with a 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)

The Dodgers opened their 62nd season in Los Angeles in exciting fashion, hitting a opening-day record eight home runs in a 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium on Thursday.

Here’s a look at some of The Times’ best photos from the game:

Fans enjoy opening day ceremonies at Dodger Stadium.
Fans enjoy opening day ceremonies at Dodger Stadium. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
C-17 Globemaster
A C-17 Globemaster military transport plane flies over Dodger Stadium during the playing of the national anthem prior to the start of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
Dodgers players
Dodgers players stand along the third-base line during the playing of the national anthem prior to the start of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
C-17 Globemaster
A C-17 Globemaster military transport plane flies over Dodger Stadium prior to the start of Thursday's season opener against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CA, THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019 - Fans reach for a batting practice ball during pregame wa
Fans reach for a batting practice ball during pregame warmups on opening day. Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times
Dodgers fans
Dodgers fans make arrive before the start of Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
U.S. Army Golden Knights.
A member of U.S. Army Golden Knights parachutes into Dodger Stadium prior to Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CA, THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019 - Don Newcombe’s widow, Karen looks on as high school base
Karen Newcomb looks on as high school baseball players from LA city schools, throw out the ceremonial first pitch at opening day. Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times
Dodgers fans
Dodgers fans watch as a member of the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachutes into Dodger Stadium prior to Thursday's game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
C-17 Globemaster
A C-17 Globemaster military transport plane flies over Dodger Stadium during opening day festivities on Thursday. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA MARCH 25, 2019-Dodgers Corey Seager hits a solo home run against Diamondback
Dodgers Corey Seager hits a solo home run against Diamondbacks pitcher Zank Greinke in the 4th inning at Dodger Stadium. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Hyun -Jin Ryu
Dodgers opening-day starter Hyun-Jin Ryu delivers a pitch during the first inning of Thursday's 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Justin Turner
Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner fields a ball during Thursday's 12-5 season-opening victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Joc Pederson
Dodgers left fielder Joc Pederson hits a two-run home run during the second inning of a 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
David Peralta
Arizona Diamondbacks left fielder David Peralta leaps but can't catch a first-inning double by Joc Pederson during Thursday's game. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Corey Seager
Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager hits a solo home run off Diamondbacks pitcher Zack Greinke (not pictured) during the fourth inning of the Dodgers' 12-5 win Thursday. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Corey Seager
Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager is congratulated by teammates after hitting a home run during the fourth inning of Thursday's 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA MARCH 25, 2019-Dodgers Kiki Hernandez hits his second home run of the game a
Dodgers Kiki Hernandez hits his second home run of the game against the Diamondbacks in the 7th inning at Dodger Stadium. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
Joc Pederson
Dodgers left fielder Joc Pederson points to the sky after hitting his second home run of the game during the sixth inning of Thursday's win over the Arizona Diamondbacks. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CA, THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019 - Kiké Hernandez celebrates with Dodgers teammate Justin T
Kiké Hernandez celebrates with Dodgers teammate Justin Turner after hitting his second homer of the game in the seventh inning against the Diamondbacks at Dodger Stadium. Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA MARCH 25, 2019-Diamondbacks pitcher looks at the ball after giving up a home
Diamondbacks pitcher looks at the ball after giving up a home run to Dodgers Corey Seager in the 4th inning at Dodger Stadium. Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. -- THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019: Dodgers fans celebrate Cody Bellinger's seventh-inn
Dodgers fans celebrate Cody Bellinger's seventh inning home run on opening day at Dodger Stadium. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. -- THURSDAY, MARCH 28, 2019: Dodgers fans celebrate Cody Bellinger's seventh-inn
Dodgers fans celebrate Cody Bellinger's seventh inning home run on opening day. Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times
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