Nolasco is scheduled to start for the Dodgers, but Kershaw could pitch on short rest.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will look to wrap up the NLDS at home Monday night when they face the Atlanta Braves in Game 4 of the NLDS. The Dodgers lead the series 2-1.
Ricky Nolasco is scheduled to start for the Dodgers. The right-hander went 13-11 with a 3.70 ERA in 2013, making 18 starts with the Miami Marlins and 16 starts for Los Angeles.
He pitched well after the Dodgers acquired him, going 8-3 with 3.52 ERA after the trade.
Dodgers manager Don Mattingly may start Clayton Kershaw on short rest, reports Ken Gurnick and Austin Laymance of MLB.com.
The former NL Cy Young Award winner has never pitched on three days rest, but only allowed one run over seven innings against the Braves in Game 1 of the NLDS.
Freddy Garcia will take the mound for the Braves. The veteran made three starts and three appearances out of the bullpen for Atlanta, going 1-2 with a 1.65 ERA. Overall, Garcia went 4-7 with a 4.37 ERA in 2013, making 10 starts for the Baltimore Orioles earlier in the season.
First pitch is scheduled for 9:37 p.m. ET, with TBS televising the game.
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