The Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies will continue their series on Sunday with a doubleheader matchup. Atlanta’s offense managed just four hits in Saturday’s 5-0 loss. They will look to get back on track in Game 1 against Vince Velasquez.
Huascar Ynoa will make his first career major league start for the Braves who will deploy a bullpen game for game one. Ronald Acuña Jr. shifts over to right field with Ender Inciarte returning to the lineup. Marcell Ozuna gets the start in left with Nick Markakis as the DH. Johan Camargo will start the first game at third base
J.T. Realmuto is out of the Phillies lineup for game one with Andrew Knapp getting the start behind the plate. Adam Haseley will lead off and slide over to left field with Roman Quinn getting the start in center. Neil Walker will be at second base and is hitting seventh.
#Phillies Game 1 lineup today vs. Braves. 1:05 p.m. NBCSP/TBS/WIP.— Todd Zolecki (@ToddZolecki) August 9, 2020
First pitch for game one is scheduled for 1:05 p.m. ET and can be seen on Fox Sports South.