Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 7/6/12
KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSER! Atlanta Braves (43-39) The Braves and Phillies play the first game of a three-game set and the fourth of 18 contests between the two clubs this season. OF Jason Heyward and C Brian McCann each clubbed two-run homers off Matt Garza last night’. The two, two-run round-trippers marked the first time in 10 years that the Braves had more than one homer with runners on base in the opening frame. The last time the Braves accomplished the feat was on August 25, 2002 at Los Angeles, when Chipper Jones (three-run homer) and Javy Lopez (two-run homer) connected off Kaz Ishii. OF Martin Prado went 2-for-4 with two runs scored last night and is batting .356 (73-for-205) with 25 multi-hit games in his last 52 contests, dating to May 8. He ranks seventh in the National League with  a .325 batting average and is second in the league with 32 multi-hit games, two ahead of teammate Michael Bourn. 3B Chipper Jones has gone 7-for-9 in his last two games, on Tuesday and Wednesday  On
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