German scheduled to start for Yankees at Dodgers

                                                                                                                                                                                                   
 
 
Posted8/25/2019 7:00 AM

New York Yankees (84-47, first in the AL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (86-45, first in the AL West)

Los Angeles; Sunday, 7 p.m. EDT

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       
 

PITCHING PROBABLES: Yankees: Domingo German (16-3, 4.15 ERA) Dodgers: Clayton Kershaw (13-2, 2.71 ERA)

LINE: Dodgers -173; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles and New York will square off on Sunday.

The Dodgers are 52-17 in home games. Los Angeles' team on-base percentage of .336 is fifth in the MLB. Cody Bellinger leads the lineup with an OBP of .392.

The Yankees are 35-27 on the road. New York has a team on-base percentage of .341, good for third in the American League. DJ LeMahieu leads the lineup with a mark of .379. The Dodgers won the last meeting 2-1. Tony Gonsolin recorded his second victory and Justin Turner went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs for Los Angeles. CC Sabathia took his eighth loss for New York.

TOP PERFORMERS: Bellinger leads the Dodgers with 71 extra base hits and is batting .313. Max Muncy is 7-for-30 with a double, five home runs and 10 RBIs over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.

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LeMahieu leads the Yankees with 50 extra base hits and is batting .331. Gleyber Torres is 14-for-39 with two doubles, six home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for New York.

LAST 10 GAMES: Dodgers: 6-4, .254 batting average, 4.40 ERA, outscored opponents by 12 runs

Yankees: 4-6, .269 batting average, 6.17 ERA, outscored by 16 runs

Dodgers Injuries: Ross Stripling: (neck), Rich Hill: (left forearm), Dylan Floro: (intercostal), Scott Alexander: (forearm), Alex Verdugo: (back), Tyler White: (upper back), Kristopher Negron: (neck), David Freese: (hamstring).

Yankees Injuries: Stephen Tarpley: (elbow), Luis Severino: (shoulder), Jordan Montgomery: (elbow), Jonathan Holder: (shoulder), Ben Heller: (elbow), David Hale: (spine), Dellin Betances: (shoulder), Jake Barrett: (elbow), Giancarlo Stanton: (knee), Aaron Hicks: (elbow), Jacoby Ellsbury: (hip), Luke Voit: (hernia), Thairo Estrada: (hamstring), Edwin Encarnacion: (wrist), Greg Bird: (foot), Miguel Andujar: (labrum).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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