The Dodgers are 26-19. That translates to a 94-win pace. The team took three of four from the bottom-dwelling Marlins, as a blowup by Julio Urias prevented a sweep. The Dodgers face a more robust challenge on the rest of this homestand, with the Cardinals and the Cubs coming to town.
Here are the pitching matchups for this week against St. Louis:
Tuesday: LHP Clayton Kershaw (7-2, 2.15 earned-run average) vs. RHP Lance Lynn (4-2, 2.78 ERA).
Wednesday: LHP Rich Hill (1-1, 2.77 ERA) vs. RHP Mike Leake (4-2, 2.03 ERA)
Thursday: RHP Kenta Maeda (3-2, 5.03 ERA) vs. RHP Michael Wacha (2-1, 2.74 ERA).