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Dodgers vs. Red Sox series snapshot

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David Ortiz
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The Dodgers welcome the Red Sox to Los Angeles for just the third time, but for their second visit to Dodger Stadium in four seasons. Here is an overview of these two teams heading into the weekend series.

Teams: Dodgers (60-48) vs. Red Sox (59-48)

Split records: Dodgers 33-20 at home; Red Sox 25-23 on road

Run differential: Dodgers +62 (7th in MLB); Red Sox +83 (5th in MLB)

Runs scored: Dodgers 4.38 runs/gm (19th); Red Sox 5.46 (1st)

wRC+ (non-pitchers): Dodgers 102 (14th); Red Sox 116 (1st)

Runs allowed: Dodgers 3.81 runs/game (4th); Red Sox 4.68 (23rd)

ERA+: Dodgers 109 (6th); Red Sox 106 (9th)

Last 10 games: Dodgers 6-4; Red Sox 4-6

Last meeting: 2013, Red Sox 2-1 in LA

All-time regular season head-to-head: Red Sox 7-5 (Dodgers 4-2 in LA)

World Series history: 1916 (Red Sox 4-1)

2016 interleague record: Dodgers 6-8 (3-4 at home); Red Sox 8-3 (3-1 on road)

Red Sox SB Nation site: Over the Monster

Series schedule

Pitching matchups

Friday, 7:10 p.m. PT: Scott Kazmir vs. Steven Wright (SportsNet LA, MLB Network)
Saturday, 1:10 p.m.: Bud Norris (?) vs. LHP Eduardo Rodriguez (SportsNet LA, Fox Sports 1)
Sunday, 4:10 p.m.: Rich Hill (?) vs. LHP David Price (SportsNet LA, MLB Network)