Los Angeles; Friday, 10:10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Dodgers open a three-game series at home against the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
Los Angeles has a 103-46 record overall and a 52-20 record in home games. The Dodgers have a 77-4 record in games when they scored at least five runs.
St. Louis has a 37-36 record in road games and an 88-63 record overall. The Cardinals are 60-11 in games when they out-hit their opponents.
Friday's game is the fourth time these teams meet this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 7-3, .236 batting average, 2.08 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs
Cardinals: 5-5, .187 batting average, 2.60 ERA, outscored by four runs
INJURIES: Dodgers: Blake Treinen: 15-Day IL (shoulder), David Price: 15-Day IL (wrist), Tony Gonsolin: 15-Day IL (forearm), Yency Almonte: 15-Day IL (elbow), Daniel Hudson: 60-Day IL (acl), Walker Buehler: 60-Day IL (elbow), Kevin Pillar: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Victor Gonzalez: 60-Day IL (elbow), Danny Duffy: 60-Day IL (hand), Jimmy Nelson: 60-Day IL (elbow)