Friday, May 6, 2011
Braves at Phillies: May 6th through May 8th
Friday and Saturday 7:05, Sunday 8:00
Braves 18-15, 3rd Place in N.L. East, 4 1/2 games behind the Phillies
Phillies 21-9, 1st Place in N.L. East, 2 games ahead of the Marlins
So Far in 2011: The Phillies took two out of three from the Braves in Atlanta in early April.
Know Your Enemy: Manager - Freddi Gonzalez
Starters - Brian McCann (c), Freddie Freeman (1b), Dan Uggla (2b), Chipper Jones (3b), Alex Gonzalez (ss), Martin Prado (lf), Nate McLouth (cf), Jason Heyward (rf)
Rotation - Tim Hudson (rhp), Brandon Beachy (rhp), Derek Lowe (rhp), Jair Jurrjens (rhp), Tommy Hanson (rhp)
Bench - David Ross (c), Brooks Conrad (inf), Brandon Hicks (inf), Eric Hinske (inf), Joe Mather (inf)
Closer - Craig Kimbrel (rhp)
Bullpen - Cory Gearrin (rhp), Scott Linebrink (rhp), Christhian Martinez (rhp), Eric O'Flaherty (lhp), George Sherrill (lhp), Jonny Venters (lhp)
Disabled List - Kris Medlen (rhp), Peter Moylan (rhp)
At the Ballpark: The Sunday night game is Mother's Appreciation Night and all women 15 and older receive a baseball charm keychain. Exactly what your mother wants for Mother's Day - another late game on Sunday night and a keychain.
Braves Probables: Derek Lowe, Jair Jurrjens, Tommy Hanson
Phillies Probables: Cliff Lee, Roy Oswalt, Cole Hamels