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    The Los Angeles Dodgers (58-43) and the Cincinnati Reds (56-48) meet on Friday to begin a three-game series, with the first pitch at 10:10 PM ET at Dodger Stadium. Los Angeles’ Bobby Miller gets the start against Cincinnati’s Brandon Williamson.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Dodgers vs. Reds

    • Game Day: Friday, July 28, 2023
    • Game Time: 10:10 PM ET
    • Location: Los Angeles, California
    • Stadium: Dodger Stadium
    Dodgers vs Reds Betting Information
    Favorite Favorite Moneyline Total
    Dodgers -238 9.5

    How Do I Watch the Dodgers vs. the Reds?

    • TV Channel: SportsNet LA

    Dodgers Stats & Trends

    Dodgers Batting

    • The Dodgers rank second-best in MLB action with 166 total home runs.
    • Los Angeles has the 17th-ranked batting average in MLB (.248).
    • The Dodgers’ .336 on-base percentage is second-best in baseball.
    • Los Angeles strikes out 8.8 times per game, the No. 16 average in MLB.
    • The Dodgers have hit 83 homers at home this season (1.7 per game).
    • Los Angeles is slugging .464 with 3.5 extra-base hits per game in home contests.
    • The team is batting .252 with 403 hits (8.4 per game) at home this season.

    Dodgers Key Batters

    • Freddie Freeman leads Los Angeles with 133 hits and an OBP of .411, plus a team-best slugging percentage of .583. He’s batting .330.
    • Among the qualified hitters in baseball, his batting average ranks second, his on-base percentage ranks third, and he is second in slugging.
    • Freeman will look for his seventh straight game with a hit in this matchup. In his last 10 outings he is batting .425 with three doubles, a triple, four home runs, seven walks and eight RBI.
    • Mookie Betts is batting .277 with 26 doubles, a triple, 27 home runs and 63 walks, while slugging .561 with an on-base percentage of .380.
    • He ranks 34th in batting average, 11th in on-base percentage and sixth in slugging in the majors.
    • Betts heads into this game looking to extend his six-game hit streak. In his last 10 outings he is batting .195 with three doubles, eight walks and four RBI.
    • Will Smith has 80 hits this season and has a slash line of .286/.392/.486.
    • Max Muncy has 25 home runs, 67 RBI and a batting average of .197 this season.

    Reds Stats & Trends

    Reds Batting

    • The Reds’ 115 home runs rank 18th in Major League Baseball.
    • Cincinnati ranks 15th in MLB with a .252 team batting average.
    • The Reds have an OBP of .331 this season, which ranks eighth in MLB.
    • Cincinnati ranks 23rd with an average of 9.0 strikeouts per game.
    • In 50 games on the road this season, they’ve hit 45 homers, an average of 0.9 per contest.
    • Cincinnati has a team slugging percentage of .398 in away games this season with 149 extra-base hits.
    • They are averaging 8.9 base hits per game and batting .256 on the road this season.

    Reds Key Batters

    • Spencer Steer has racked up 100 hits with a .360 on-base percentage and a .455 slugging percentage, all club-highs for the Reds. He’s batting .274.
    • Including all qualifying players in the big leagues, he is 36th in batting average, 26th in on-base percentage and 52nd in slugging percentage.
    • Jonathan India has 20 doubles, 14 home runs and 39 walks while hitting .251. He’s slugging .410 with an on-base percentage of .336.
    • Including all qualifying hitters, he ranks 87th in batting average, 60th in on-base percentage and 98th in slugging percentage.
    • Jake Fraley is hitting .264 with 13 doubles, 14 home runs and 32 walks.
    • TJ Friedl is hitting .285 with 16 doubles, three triples, seven home runs and 26 walks.

    Dodgers vs. Reds Probable Pitchers

    Bobby Miller (LAD) Pitcher Brandon Williamson (CIN)
    6 – 1 W/L 2 – 2
    54.2 IP 58.2
    4.28 ERA 4.45
    1.189 WHIP 1.261
    8.7 K/9 7.1
    2.6 BB/9 3.5

    Dodgers vs. Reds Injury Updates

    • Dodgers: Jake Marisnick: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Jonny Deluca: 10 Day IL (Hamstring), Clayton Kershaw: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Dustin May: 60 Day IL (Forearm), Shelby Miller: 60 Day IL (Neck), Trayce Thompson: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Daniel Hudson: 60 Day IL (Knee), Tyler Cyr: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Jimmy Nelson: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Walker Buehler: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Álex Reyes: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), J.P. Feyereisen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Blake Treinen: 60 Day IL (Shoulder), Ryan Pepiot: 60 Day IL (Oblique), Gavin Lux: 60 Day IL (Knee)
    • Reds: Curt Casali: 10 Day IL (Foot), Hunter Greene: 15 Day IL (Hip), Casey Legumina: 15 Day IL (Shoulder), Nick Lodolo: 60 Day IL (Calf), Reiver Sanmartin: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Connor Overton: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Vladimir Gutierrez: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Tejay Antone: 60 Day IL (Elbow), Justin Dunn: 60 Day IL (Shoulder)

    Recent Scores and Betting Lines for the Dodgers and Reds (Last 10 Games)


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