Fried scheduled to start for Atlanta against Los Angeles
Atlanta; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
LINE: Dodgers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 10 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta and Los Angeles will play on Sunday.
The Braves are 35-27 on their home turf. Atlanta’s team on-base percentage of .334 is sixth in the majors. Freddie Freeman leads the club with an OBP of .391.
The Dodgers are 34-27 in road games. Los Angeles has a collective on-base percentage of .337, good for first in the National League. Cody Bellinger leads the lineup with a mark of .398. The Braves won the last meeting 4-3. Sean Newcomb earned his sixth victory and Josh Donaldson went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and an RBI for Atlanta. Hyun-Jin Ryu registered his third loss for Los Angeles.
TOP PERFORMERS: Ronald Acuna Jr. leads the Braves with 151 hits and is batting .297. Ozzie Albies is 15-for-41 with three doubles, a triple, three home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Atlanta.
Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 138 hits and is batting .317. Max Muncy is 8-for-40 with two doubles, four home runs and 11 RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Braves: 6-4, .265 batting average, 5.84 ERA, outscored by one run
Dodgers: 7-3, .261 batting average, 3.00 ERA, outscored opponents by 32 runs
Dodgers Injuries: Ross Stripling: (neck), Rich Hill: (left forearm), Scott Alexander: (forearm), Alex Verdugo: (back), Kike Hernandez: (hand), Tyler White: (upper back), Chris Taylor: (forearm), Kristopher Negron: (nose), Jedd Gyorko: (back), David Freese: (hamstring).