Dodgers Game Previews

Previews of the day's matchup between the Los Angeles Dodgers and their opponent(s), including an analysis of the pitching matchup, starting lineups, previous matchups, and news and notes surrounding the game and series.

Starting pitching key to Dodgers run

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The backbone of the current Dodgers hot streak - six wins in their last eight games, nine wins in their last 13 - has been their starting pitching. On the anniversary of the start of their historic...

Dodgers look to offense for rebound

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After Friday night's stunning defeat, the Dodgers look for a rebound against the Padres on Saturday night in San Diego.

Streaking Kemp, Dodgers head to San Diego

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Matt Kemp has been on fire in June, and he and the Dodgers try for their first four-game winning streak of the season on Friday night against the Padres at Petco Park in San Diego.

Kershaw looks to stretch win streak

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The Dodgers and Clayton Kershaw look for a pair of firsts in their series finale against the Rockies on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium.

Ellis back into the swing of things

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Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis has a hit and a walk in each of his three games since returning from the disabled list, and is 4-for-7 with four walks overall, and has a .526 on-base percentage in his...

Filling the 3B void

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Both the Dodgers and Rockies have been without their starting third basemen for over three weeks. Justin Turner has helped the Dodgers get by without Juan Uribe, but Nolan Arenado's shoes haven't...

Kershaw, Dodgers return home

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Kershaw makes his 100th career home start on Friday night as the Dodgers host the Diamondbacks to open a three-game weekend series at Dodger Stadium.

Greinke goes for series win, Hanley sits

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Zack Greinke tries for his ninth win of the season in Thursday morning's battle against the Reds, one that doesn't including Hanley Ramirez in the Dodgers' starting lineup, still nursing an...

Dodgers, Ryu put streaks on the line

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The Dodgers have won three straight games, and Hyun-jin Ryu has won four straight starts. Both streaks are on the line on Wednesday night against Johnny Cueto and the Reds in Cincinnati.

Gordon back for Dodgers, Votto back for Reds

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The Dodgers are the best offensive team in the National League on the road this year, and welcome Dee Gordon back after two games not starting with hip discomfort, while the Reds welcome back their...

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