The Nationals are 5-4 against the rest of their division. Washington's team on-base percentage of .317 is eighth in the majors. Josh Harrison leads the lineup with an OBP of .451.
The Braves are 5-8 against NL East Division teams. Atlanta's team on-base percentage of .317 is seventh in the majors. Ronald Acuna Jr. leads the club with an OBP of .426.
The Braves won the last meeting 2-0. Luke Jackson secured his first victory and Pablo Sandoval went 1-for-1 with a home run and two RBIs for Atlanta. Tanner Rainey registered his first loss for Washington.
TOP PERFORMERS: Trea Turner leads the Nationals with 29 hits and has 10 RBIs.
Acuna Jr. leads the Braves with nine home runs and is batting .333.
LAST 10 GAMES: Nationals: 7-3, .239 batting average, 2.56 ERA, outscored opponents by eight runs
Braves: 4-6, .253 batting average, 5.85 ERA, outscored by 15 runs
INJURIES: Nationals: Wander Suero: (oblique), Stephen Strasburg: (right shoulder), Will Harris: (hand), Luis Avilan: (elbow), Juan Soto: (shoulder).
Braves: Touki Toussaint: (right shoulder), Mike Soroka: (achilles), Chris Martin: (fingers), Max Fried: (hamstring), Ender Inciarte: (hamstring), Guillermo Heredia: (right hamstring), Alex Jackson: (left hamstring), Travis d'Arnaud: (left thumb).
The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.