April 12, 2012; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Chris Capuano (35) throws against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-US PRESSWIRE
The Dodgers are 6-0 at home this season.
The Los Angeles Dodgers return home to Dodger Stadium on Monday, where they still haven't lost this season. The Dodgers put their 6-0 home record on the line against the Atlanta Braves for a three-game series beginning on Monday night, with Chris Capuano on the mound.
Jair Jurrjens gets the call on the mound for Atlanta, a team that has given their pitchers great run support all season. The Braves lead the National League with 91 runs, an average of 5.69 per game.
Capuano is 1-0 with a 4.50 ERA in the early going this season, and is coming off his best start of the year, a no-decision in Milwaukee in which he allowed two runs in six innings.
Matt Kemp had his 10-game hitting streak snapped Sunday in Houston with an 0-for-3 game, but is still hitting .450 with nine home runs in 16 games. No other Dodger has ever had as many home runs through 16 games as Kemp this season.
The Dodgers have won seven straight games at Dodger Stadium dating back to last season and have won 11 of their last 12 home games. The Dodgers are 29-12 at home since last July 7.
Monday's 7:10 p.m. PDT game will be televised by Prime Ticket. For more news and notes on Dodgers baseball, like a thorough preview of their series with the Braves, be sure to read True Blue LA.