Nationals look to break 4-game skid against Dodgers
Los Angeles; Thursday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Washington enters the matchup as losers of their last four games.
The Dodgers are 15-4 in home games. Los Angeles has an MLB-leading team on-base percentage of .344. Cody Bellinger leads the lineup with an OBP of .458.
The Nationals are 7-11 in road games. Washington has a collective on-base percentage of .317, led by Anthony Rendon with a mark of .409. This is the first meeting of the season for these two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 23 extra base hits and is batting .394. Max Muncy is 13-for-35 with a double, three home runs and 14 RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 7-3, .270 batting average, 3.46 ERA, outscored opponents by 21 runs
Nationals: 2-8, .222 batting average, 5.07 ERA, outscored by 25 runs
Nationals Injuries: Austen Williams: 10-day IL (shoulder), Tony Sipp: 10-day IL (oblique), Trevor Rosenthal: 10-day IL (infection), Koda Glover: 60-day IL (forearm), Andrew Stevenson: day-to-day (back), Juan Soto: 10-day IL (back), Ryan Zimmerman: 10-day IL (foot), Trea Turner: 10-day IL (finger), Matt Adams: 10-day IL (shoulder).