Friday, Oct 4, 2013, 6:07 PM EDT
Mike Minor vs Zack Greinke
Clear. Winds blowing out to left field at 1-5 m.p.h. Game time temperature around 80.
• FEDERAL BASEBALL LINKS:
#36 / Pitcher / Atlanta Braves
Dec 26, 1987
|2013 - Mike Minor||13-9||32||32||1||0||0||0||204.2||177||79||73||22||46||181||3.21||1.09|
#21 / Pitcher / Los Angeles Dodgers
Oct 21, 1983
|2013 - Zack Greinke||15-4||29||28||1||1||0||0||177.2||152||54||52||13||46||148||2.63||1.11|
• NLDS Game 2 GameThread: The Dodgers threw Clayton Kershaw at the Braves last night in Atlanta and Los Angeles won the first game of the five-game NLDS. Tonight it's Zack Greinke in Game 2 against Mike Minor for the home team in Turner Field. Losing the first game of a postseason series in nothing new for the Braves:
Braves have lost 7 straight postseason Game 1s (8 if you choose to include last year's Wild Card game)— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) October 4, 2013
Now the Braves look to bounce back. They took five of seven between the two teams in the regular season, sweeping a three-game set in Turner Field and splitting a four-game set in Dodger Stadium. The Braves and Dodgers play their ninth game of the year tonight in Atlanta at 6:00 PM EDT.