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vs. SD
W 8-3
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vs. SD
W 2-0
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@ LAD
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Preview
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Braves-Dodgers Preview

(AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers flexed their muscles as they showed over the weekend why they are considered major contenders.

The visiting Atlanta Braves are well aware of the postseason threat posed by the NL West leaders.

These teams meet Tuesday night for the first time since the Dodgers eliminated the Braves in an NL division series last year.

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Leaders
AVG: F. Freeman.283
HR: J. Upton18
RBI: J. Upton60
SB: B. Upton16
W: E. Santana10
ERA: J. Teheran2.71
Saves: C. Kimbrel32
K: J. Teheran132
NL East
TeamWLPctGB
Washington 5746.553-
Atlanta 5848.5470.5
Miami 5253.4956
NY Mets 5155.4817.5
Philadelphia 4660.43412.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .245 (21)
Runs: 408 (23)
Hits: 883 (21)
Home Runs: 87 (16)
Stolen Bases: 59 (17)
OBP: .309 (23)
SLG: .373 (24)
Total Bases: 1342 (24)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 3.29 (5)
Runs Allowed: 382 (6)
Saves: 39 (1)
Strikeouts: 886 (5)
OpBA: .250 (14)
OBP: .309 (12)
SLG: .366 (7)
Run Support: 3.83 (25)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/26 P. Gosselin Called Up from Minors
7/26 T. Pastornicky Sent to Minors
7/25 G. Schlosser Sent to Minors
7/25 A. Varvaro Reinstated from Paternity Leave List
7/23 G. Schlosser Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
7/20 J. Upton Triceps tightness (day-to-day)
6/29 E. Gattis off 15-day DL
6/25 F. Freeman Left game - right elbow (day-to-day)
6/20 G. Floyd Fractured right elbow (on 15-day DL)
6/19 P. Beato off 15-day DL
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