Ronald Acuña Jr. launched his 100th career homer in support of a great start by Drew Smyly. Ronald Acuña Jr. hit his 100th career home run while Drew Smyly turned in his best start of the season to help the Atlanta Braves to a 1-0 win over the St.
Otherwise the lineups are pretty much the same Here are your lineups for tonight’s nightcap, in the form of the handy dandy Statcast graphic. Basically, the lineups are almost the same as you’ve already seen.
Adam Wainwright held Atlanta’s offense in check. After outscoring the St. Louis Cardinals 13-1 in the first two games of the series, the Atlanta Braves’ offense ground to a halt in a 9-1 loss in Game 1 of Sunday’s doubleheader.
The Braves are looking for their third straight win. Let’s play two! The Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals will begin a split doubleheader with Game 1 this afternoon set to get underway at 2:10 p.m.
Weather permitting, the Atlanta Braves and St. Louis Cardinals will wrap up a four-game series Sunday with a day/night doubleheader at Truist Park. This is the Cardinals’ only trip into Atlanta so it would seem that they will make every effort to get the games in if possible.
The Atlanta Braves played their second complete game in a row on Friday as the offense exploded in 9-1 victory over St. Louis. It was a rough 5-game stretch for the Atlanta Braves as nothing seemed to be going right.
Wilson will get the nod in Game 1 with Smyly pitching in the nightcap. With Saturday’s game getting washed out, the Atlanta Braves now have doubleheaders scheduled for Sunday in Atlanta and Monday in New York.
Drew Smyly and the Atlanta Braves look to secure a series win against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday evening at Truist Park. Atlanta took the first two games of the series winning 4-0 Thursday night and 9-1 on Friday.
The Mike Soroka injury saga in 2021 has been a rollercoaster. Before the season, it looked like he could be a part of the rotation before May. Then he had a setback with his shoulder that shut him down.
There hasn’t been much 40/40 talk surrounding Ronald Acuña as of late. Perhaps that’s because Atlanta’s horrid start has fans worrying about more important aspects of the team, or maybe it was his timid start in the stolen base department after he injured his hand early in the season.