Major League Baseball
Preview
LA Dodgers at Detroit
When: 1:10 PM ET, Sunday, August 20, 2017
Where: Comerica Park, Detroit, Michigan
Matchup Edge
LAD Edge in: DET
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 9 in hitting, with a batting average of .261. The Tigers are averaging 4.8 runs per game this season with an OPS of .761.
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers are ranked 13 in hitting, with a batting average of .258. The Dodgers are averaging 5.1 runs per game this season with an OPS of .798.

Pitching

  • The Detroit Tigers are ranked 29 in pitching, with an earned run average of 5.14. Opponents are hitting .276 for average, and have a .343 on base percentage and .798 OPS against the Tigers this season.
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers are ranked 1 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.12. Opponents are hitting .225 for average, and have a .284 on base percentage and .656 OPS against the Dodgers this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
LA Dodgers 86-34 W5 51-14 35-20
Detroit 53-68 L5 29-29 24-39
Last Meeting
LA Dodgers Detroit
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
8/18/17 LAD 8 DET 5 .343 0 .933 .350 3 1.045
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
LA Dodgers C. Taylor .800 4 2.000
Detroit J. Upton .800 4 3.000
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
LA Dodgers L. Forsythe 0 3 1
Detroit J. Upton 2 3 3
Pitching ERA Avg K
LA Dodgers 5.00 .343 11
Detroit 8.00 .350 7
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
LA Dodgers J. Turner .345 115 1.000
Detroit J. Upton .285 119 .914
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
LA Dodgers C. Bellinger 34 70 79
Detroit J. Upton 25 75 88
Pitching ERA Avg K
LA Dodgers 3.12 .258 1134
Detroit 5.14 .261 898