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Game Thread 8/29: Braves vs. Marlins

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Ever skinned a fish? Let's hope Ervin can do that to the Marlins tonight.

Today's Lineups

MIAMI MARLINS ATLANTA BRAVES
Christian Yelich - LF Jason Heyward - RF
Donovan Solano - 2B Emilio Bonifacio - CF
Giancarlo Stanton - RF Freddie Freeman - 1B
Casey McGehee - 3B Justin Upton - LF
Garrett Jones - 1B Evan Gattis - C
Marcell Ozuna - CF Chris Johnson - 3B
Jarrod Saltalamacchia - C Tommy La Stella - 2B
Adeiny Hechavarria - SS Andrelton Simmons - SS
Tom Koehler - RHP Ervin Santana - RHP

The Marlins had never won any of Koehler's starts against the Braves until the last one. His career road ERA is 4.52.

vs. Koehler:

Freddie Freeman 4-16, 1 2B, 1 3B
Andrelton Simmons 2-13, 1 HR
Justin Upton 5-13, 1 3B
Jason Heyward 4-14, 1 3B
Chris Johnson 4-13, 1 2B
Evan Gattis 5-9, 1 2B
Tommy La Stella 0-5

Koehler's pitch usage - 2014

Fourseam Sinker Cutter Slider Curve Change
LHH
All Counts 47% 12% 0% 9% 26% 6%
First Pitch 44% 17% 0% 2% 32% 5%
Batter Ahead 70% 9% 0% 2% 12% 6%
Even 43% 14% 0% 5% 31% 7%
Pitcher Ahead 30% 12% 0% 21% 32% 5%
Two Strikes 36% 6% 0% 25% 31% 2%
RHH
All Counts 53% 10% 0% 20% 17% 0%
First Pitch 61% 8% 0% 15% 16% 0%
Batter Ahead 71% 9% 1% 12% 6% 0%
Even 53% 8% 0% 17% 21% 0%
Pitcher Ahead 33% 13% 0% 33% 20% 0%
Two Strikes 38% 9% 0% 30% 23% 0%

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