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Atlanta seeks to close out Brewers in Game 4

October 12, 2021 GMT

Milwaukee Brewers (95-67, first in the NL Central) vs. Atlanta Braves (88-73, first in the NL East)

Atlanta; Tuesday, 5:15 p.m. EDT

PITCHING PROBABLES: No starters named

NLDS: Atlanta leads the series 2-1

BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta will look to clinch a series win with a victory over Milwaukee in Game 4 of the NLDS.

The Braves were 42-38 on their home turf in 2021. Atlanta has a team batting average of .202 this postseason, Austin Riley has led them with an average of .333

The Brewers were 50-31 on the road in 2021. Milwaukee has hit one home runs this postseason while posting a slugging percentage of .242, Kolten Wong’s mark of .083 leads the team.

The Braves won the last meeting 3-0. Ian Anderson secured his first victory and Joc Pederson went 1-for-1 with a home run and three RBIs for Atlanta. Adrian Houser took his first loss for Milwaukee.

TOP PERFORMERS: Ozzie Albies leads the Braves with 77 extra base hits and is batting .259.

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Eduardo Escobar leads the Brewers with 59 extra base hits and is batting .253.

LAST 10 GAMES: Braves: 8-2, .245 batting average, 3.03 ERA, outscored opponents by 19 runs

Brewers: 4-6, .229 batting average, 5.08 ERA, outscored by nine runs

INJURIES: Braves: Josh Tomlin: (neck), Mike Soroka: (achilles), Grant Dayton: (shoulder), Tucker Davidson: (forearm), Marcell Ozuna: (hand), Adam Duvall: (undisclosed), Ronald Acuna Jr.: (knee).

Brewers: Justin Topa: (elbow), Angel Perdomo: (back), John Curtiss: (elbow), John Axford: (elbow), Mark Mathias: (shoulder).

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