FOX Sports South: The Braves swept the Cubs and swept the Marlins but its the Nationals that are their real measuring stick. What do you expect to see this weekend?
Chip Caray: Everyones going to assign an awful lot of important to this series but this is the first three of 19 times that they play these guys. It is an early-season measuring stick and a barometer for both of these teams and both have played very, very well.
Yes, the Braves have had a very favorable schedule in six of their last nine games but to their credit those are games that they should have won and they did so in pretty good fashion. To be able to do that with Brian McCann and Freddie Freeman, I think that is a testament to the depth and the talent on this ball club.
But make no mistake about it: Washington is as deep and as good and as talented and they are the team to knock off in the division. I assign this series like boxers going through the first couple of rounds, sort of probing for weaknesses and try...