Struggling Reds look to break 3-game losing streak
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 3 p.m. EDT
LINE: Dodgers favored by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runs
BOTTOM LINE: Cincinnati enters the game as losers of their last three games.
The Dodgers are 8-4 on their home turf. Los Angeles leads the league in hitting with a .284 batting average, Cody Bellinger leads the club with an average of .433.
The Reds are 0-6 on the road. The Dodgers won the last meeting 6-1. Kenta Maeda earned his third victory and Joc Pederson went 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs for Los Angeles. Tyler Mahle registered his first loss for Cincinnati.
TOP PERFORMERS: Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 14 extra base hits and is batting .433. Pederson is 8-for-34 with a triple, five home runs and nine RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 4-6, .266 batting average, 4.81 ERA, outscored by two runs
Reds: 4-6, .230 batting average, 3.86 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Dodgers Injuries: Hyun-Jin Ryu: 10-day IL (groin), Rich Hill: 10-day IL (knee), Tony Cingrani: 10-day IL (shoulder), Cody Bellinger: day-to-day (knee), Justin Turner: day-to-day (ankle), Russell Martin: 10-day IL (back).