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Open Thread 4/21: Braves at Diamondbacks

Tommy Hanson takes on Joe Saunders in game three of the series. First pitch is set for 8:10 PM ET. Braves lineup:

  1. Michael Bourn, CF
  2. Martin Prado, LF
  3. Freddie Freeman, 1B
  4. Brian McCann, C
  5. Dan Uggla, 2B
  6. Chipper Jones, 3B
  7. Jason Heyward, RF
  8. Jack Wilson, SS
For Arizona, Justin Upton is in the lineup tonight after missing the first two games of the series.


It wil be interesting see how Atlanta's left-handed bats fare against Saunders. Since 2010, Saunders ranks fourth among active lefties in the National League in batting average against vs. left-handed hitters. They are hitting only .214 (53-248) against him in that time period.

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