The Atlanta Braves return to CoolToday Park Sunday for a matchup against the Tampa Bay Rays. The Braves will utilize a bullpen game Sunday with Grant Dayton getting the start. Brian Snitker said Saturday that both Dayton and Luke Jackson would pitch Sunday.
Ender Inciarte returns to the lineup after missing a week due to a sore thumb. Pablo Sandoval will get a look at third base while Johan Camargo slides over to shortstop.
Braves lineup 3/14 vs Rays— Talking Chop (@TalkingChop) March 14, 2021
1. Acuña Jr. RF
2. Albies 2B
3. Freeman 1B
4. Ozuna LF
5. d’Arnaud C
6. Sandoval 3B
7. Inciarte CF
8. Camargo SS
9. Kipnis DH
Grant Dayton LHP
Tampa Bay will start right-hander Drew Stroman who will be making his third appearance of the spring. So far he has allowed one hit and one earned run in 1 1/3 innings with no walks and one strikeout. Top prospect Wander Franco will lead off and play third base for the Rays Sunday.
Today’s Rays lineup. Wander Franco leading off, playing third base. pic.twitter.com/Io7nuWIFKE— Adam Berry (@adamdberry) March 14, 2021
There is no TV or streaming option for Sunday’s game but you can follow along on the radio at 680 AM or via the MLB app.
Game Date/Time: Sunday, March 14, 1:05 p.m. ET
Location: CoolToday Park, North Port, Florida
Radio: WCNN 680 AM / WYAY 106.7 FM