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Game Thread 8/28: Braves vs. Yankees

Atlanta and New York kick off the first game of a three-game set with Williams Perez and Masahiro Tanaka on the mound.

The Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees begin their three-game series tonight, and with that also comes the familiar face of Brian McCann. I failed you in the series preview, when I didn't mention McCann at all, but it will be nice to see Big Mac in Turner Field once again, even if he is in pinstripes. And beardless.

Game Info

Game Date/Time: Friday, August 28, 7:35 p.m. ET

Location: Turner Field, Atlanta, Georgia

TV: SportSouth

Radio: 680 AM, 106.7 FM, Braves Radio Network

Today's Lineups

Jacoby Ellsbury - CF Nick Markakis - RF
Brett Gardner - LF Cameron Maybin - CF
Carlos Beltran - RF Freddie Freeman - 1B
Brian McCann - C Nick Swisher - LF
Greg Bird - 1B Adonis Garcia - 3B
Chase Headley - 3B Jace Peterson - 2B
Didi Gregorius - SS Christian Bethancourt - C
Stephen Drew - 2B Andrelton Simmons - SS
Masahiro Tanaka - RHP Williams Perez - RHP

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