Cincinnati to visit Los Angeles Tuesday
Los Angeles; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EDT
LINE: Dodgers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
The Dodgers are 7-4 on their home turf. Los Angeles has hit 35 home runs this season, third in the majors. Cody Bellinger leads them with nine, averaging one every seven at-bats.
The Reds are 0-5 on the road. Cincinnati’s team on-base percentage of .285 is the worst in their division. Tucker Barnhart leads the lineup with an OBP of .436. The Dodgers won the last meeting 4-3. Kenley Jansen secured his first victory and Joc Pederson went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs for Los Angeles. Raisel Iglesias registered his third loss for Cincinnati.
TOP PERFORMERS: Cody Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 14 extra base hits and is slugging .925. Pederson is 7-for-35 with a triple, four home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 4-6, .263 batting average, 4.92 ERA, outscored by two runs
Reds: 4-6, .235 batting average, 3.44 ERA, outscored opponents by 11 runs