How the Dodgers have fared against the Atlanta Braves

How the Dodgers have fared against the Atlanta Braves
Max Muncy hit three home runs against the Braves this season. (Kelvin Kuo / Associated Press)

The Dodgers will play the Atlanta Braves in the best-of-five National League Division Series that begins on Thursday at Dodger Stadium. Here is a quick look at how the two teams did against each other this season:

June 8, at Dodgers 7, Atlanta 3. Winning pitcher — Walker Buehler. Losing pitcher — Brandon McCarthy. Home runs — Dodgers: Yasmani Grandal 2, Joc Pederson, Cody Bellinger. Atlanta: Johan Camargo.


June 9, Atlanta 5, at Dodgers 3. WP — Ricardo Sanchez. LP — Alex Wood. Save — Arodys Vizcaino. HR — Dodgers: Max Muncy.

June 10, at Dodgers 7, Atlanta 2. WP — Ross Stripling. LP — Sean Newcomb. HR — Dodgers: Logan Forsythe, Muncy, Enrique Hernandez. Atlanta: Ozzie Albies, Freddie Freeman.

July 26: Dodgers 8, at Atlanta 2. WP — Rich Hill. LP — Sanchez. HR — Dodgers: Manny Machado. Atlanta: Ronald Acuna Jr.

July 27: Dodgers 4, at Atlanta 2. WP — Clayton Kershaw. LP — Mike Foltynewicz. Save — Kenley Jansen. HR — Dodgers: Alex Verdugo, Yasmani Grandal.

July 28: Dodgers 5, at Atlanta 1. WP — Wood. LP — Max Fried. HR — Dodgers: Yasiel Puig. Atlanta: Johan Carmago.

July 29: at Atlanta 4, Dodgers 1. WP — Newcomb. LP — Stripling. HR — Atlanta: Nick Markakis.

Dodgers win season series, 5-2.

Dodgers’ best hitters against Atlanta

Machado, .375/.474/.563, one homer

Puig, .357/.412/.643, one double, one homer

Chris Taylor, .320/.414/.360, one double

Grandal and Muncy each had three homers.

Atlanta’s best hitters against the Dodgers

Markakis, .333/.379/.556, three doubles, one homer


Tyler Flowers, .300/.417/.400, one double

Freeman, .286/.310/.429, one double, one homer

Former Dodger alert

Charlie Culberson hit .250/.250/.300 against his old team in 20 at-bats this season.

Dodgers’ starting pitchers vs. Atlanta

Hill, 1-0, 0.00 ERA

Kershaw, 1-0, 1.17 ERA

Buehler, 1-0, 1.69 ERA

Wood, 1-1, 1.74 ERA

Stripling, 1-1, 5.06 ERA

Atlanta’s starting pitchers vs. Dodgers:

Fried, 0-1, 1.80 ERA

Newcomb, 1-1, 3.86 ERA

Sanchez, 1-1, 4.63 ERA

Foltynewicz, 0-1, 7.20

McCarthy, 0-1, 7.71 ERA

The Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate winning their sixth consecutive NL West title.