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Dodgers vs. Braves series snapshot

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What a difference a few years make. The Dodgers started the 2013 NLDS on the road in Atlanta to play the Braves, armed with enough young talent to seemingly contend for years. But while the Dodgers won two division titles and 186 games in the two seasons since, the Braves won just 146 games in two lost years in 2014-2015.

Now, with the rebuild accelerated the Braves are at or near the bottom of the league in 2016 expectations. Here is a quick snapshot of both teams heading into their three-game series beginning Tuesday night at Turner Field.

Teams: Dodgers (8-5) vs. Braves (3-9)

Split records: Dodgers on road (4-3), Braves at home (0-5)

Run differential: Dodgers (+24, fourth in NL), Braves (-25, 14th in NL)

Runs scored: Dodgers 5.00 per game (fifth), Braves 3.50 (12th)

OPS+: Dodgers 97 (seventh), Braves 61 (15th)

wRC+: Dodgers 99 (seventh), Braves 60 (15th)

Runs allowed: Dodgers 3.15 (third), Braves 5.58 (12th)

ERA+: Dodgers 131 (third), Braves 79 (15th)

Last 10 games: Dodgers 5-5, Braves 3-7

2016 head-to-head record: first meeting

2015 head-to-head: 3-3 (both teams won two of three at home)

Braves SB Nation site: Talking Chop

Series Schedule

Tuesday, 4:10 p.m. PT: Alex Wood vs. Julio Teheran (SportsNet LA)
Wednesday, 4:10 p.m.: Ross Stripling vs. Williams Perez (SportsNet LA)
Thursday, 9:10 a.m.: Clayton Kershaw vs. Matt Wisler (SportsNet LA, MLB Network)