The Los Angeles Dodgers look for their fourth straight win on Sunday night as they go for a weekend sweep of the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on ESPN Sunday Night Baseball. Chad Billingsley gets the start for the Dodgers, looking to improve over his last two starts, both at home and both lasting just four innings.
Kyle Lohse starts for the Cardinals, looking for his sixth win of the season. St. Louis placed Lance Berkman on the disabled list with a right knee injury, suffered in the second inning on Saturday night while fielding a ground ball at first base. The Cardinals recalled first baseman Matt Adams from Triple A Memphis.
Here are the relevant details of Sunday's game:
Time: 5 p.m. PDT
Location: Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles
TV: ESPN, with Dan Shulman, Orel Hershiser, and Terry Francona on the call
Home vs. Road: The Dodgers are 18-4 at Dodger Stadium this season, the best home record in baseball. St. Louis is 13-10 on the road.
Streaking: The Dodgers have beaten the Cardinals six straight times, dating back to last season, for the first time since an eight-game winning streak against St. Louis from July 24, 1975 to May 12, 1976.
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