MLB postseason 2018: Dodgers C Yasmani Grandal back in lineup for NLCS Game 3

Dodgers catcherYasmani Grandal, who suffered through a very bad night in Game 1 of the NLCS and sat out Game 2,will be back behind the plate for Game 3 Monday against the Brewers in Los Angeles, manager Dave Roberts says.The reasons: Walker Buehler will be on the mound for Los Angeles, and theBrewers will start right-handerJhoulys Chacin.”He’s going to catch (Monday), ” Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said of Grandal on Sunday. “He’s had a lot of innings fromWalker Buehler, and we like that battery. We like him againstJhoulys Chacin. He’s had a lot of succe s against right-handed hitters.”In Friday’s series-opening 6-5 lo s in Milwaukee, Grandal committed two errors and was charged with two pa sed balls in the first three innings.A switch-hitter, Grandal is 2-for-17 (.105) with seven strikeouts in the postseason.Austin Barnescaught Hyun-Jin Ryuin theDodgers’ 4-3 Game 2 win over theBrewers.Monday’s game at Dodger Stadium is scheduled to start at 7:39 p.m. ET.

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