Los Angeles Dodgers (52-31, second in NL West) vs. Washington Nationals (40-41, second in NL East)
Washington; Sunday at 11:05 a.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Dodgers: TBD Nationals: Joe Ross (5-7, 4.02 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, 80 strikeouts)
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Nationals +570, Dodgers -886; over / under is straight
BOTTOM LINE: Chris Taylor and the Dodgers will face the Nationals on Sunday.
The Nationals are 24-21 at home games in 2020. Washington’s line-up has 90 homers this season, with Kyle Schwarber leading them with 25 homers.
The Dodgers left home 24-18. Los Angeles has hit 107 home runs as a team this season. Max Muncy leads them at 18, an average of one in every 12.6 at-bats.
The Dodgers won the last meeting 5-3. Brusdar Graterol took his first win and Gavin Lux went 1 to 3 with a doubles and an RBI for Los Angeles. Wander Suero recorded his second loss for Washington.
TOP PERFORMERS: Starlin Castro takes second place in the Nationals with 74 hits and 34 RBIs.
Muncy leads the Dodgers with 18 homers and hits .261.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Nationals: 5-5, 0.257 batting average, 5.25 ERA, beat opponents by one run
Dodgers: 8-2, .213 batting average, 2.33 ERA, outperformed opponents by 19 runs
INJURIES: Nationals: Stephen Strasburg: (neck), Tanner Rainey: (shin), Daniel Hudson: (elbow), Will Harris: (hand), Steven Fuentes: (shoulder), Kyle Finnegan: (thigh), Erick Fedde: ( oblique), Luis Avilan: (elbow), Andrew Stevenson: (oblique), Kyle Schwarber: (thigh), Trea Turner: (finger), Jordy Mercer: (quad), Alex Avila: (calf).
Dodgers: Dustin May: (elbow), Corey Knebel: (lat), Tommy Kahnle: (Tommy John operation), Caleb Ferguson: (elbow), Scott Alexander: (shoulder), Yoshi Tsutsugo: (calf), Corey Seager : (Hand), Edwin Rios: (shoulder).
The Associated Press created this story with the technology of Data Skrive and data from Sports Radar.