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Clayton Kershaw, Adam Duvall injuries result in Game 2 changes for NLCS

The Dodgers and Braves are making changes due to injuries suffered by LA starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw and Atlanta outfielder Adam Duvall. We break down what the Game 2 NLCS starting lineups look like.

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Tony Gonsolin (46) pitches in the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers return to action on Tuesday, facing off for Game 2 of the National League Championship Series. First pitch is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. ET at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas, and the game will air on FS1.

There are two significant injuries shaking up both rosters in Game 2. The Dodgers scratched starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw Tuesday morning due to back spasms and will start Tony Gonsolin in his place. The Braves removed Adam Duvall from their LCS roster due to an oblique injury he suffered during Monday’s game. Cristian Pache moves into the lineup with this news.

The Dodgers are -137 favorites in this game, while the Braves are installed at +1.5 on the run line with a price of -177. The Game 2 run total is 8.5, with the under getting a slight edge at -113.

Atlanta Braves starting lineup

  • CF Ronald Acuna R
  • 1B Freddie Freeman L
  • DH Marcell Ozuna R
  • C Travis d’Arnaud R
  • 2B Ozzie Albies S
  • SS Dansby Swanson R
  • 3B Austin Riley R
  • RF Nick Markakis L
  • CF Cristian Pache R

SP: Ian Anderson R


Los Angeles Dodgers starting lineup

  • RF Mookie Betts R
  • SS Corey Seager L
  • 3B Justin Turner R
  • 1B Max Muncy L
  • C Will Smith R
  • CF Cody Bellinger L
  • LF A.J. Pollock R
  • DH Joc Pederson L
  • 2B Chris Taylor R

SP: Tony Gonsolin R