April 8, 2012 at 11:37 am by Franklin Rabon under Atlanta Braves
The Braves wrap up the series today with Jon Niese v. Mike Minor (happy Mike Minor day, which is the real holiday today). It’s a 1:10 first pitch and is on SportsSouth.
DOB tweeted the lineup: Bourn CF, Prado 3B, McCann C, Uggla 2B, Freeman 1B, Diaz LF, Heyward RF, Wilson SS, MInor LH
and mets lineup: Bourn CF, Prado 3B, McCann C, Uggla 2B, Freeman 1B, Diaz LF, Heyward RF, Wilson SS, MInor LH
Me and Kevin broke down the Mets for you in our The Process v. The Mets.
Here are the heat maps for the Mets’ starters.
Bowman has a preview of today’s matchup.
*Video Recap of yesterday’s game from ESPN
*DOB with the post game quotes
*Juan “El Nino Destructo” Francisco hopes that this start was the first of many with the Braves.
*Gilmartin and Bethancourt were both really good in Mississippi.
*Teheran also struggled and didn’t make it out of the second inning. Talking Chop has more.
*Bill Petti of Fangraphs said the Braves showed exactly how to pitch Ike Davis.
*Eno Sarris of Fangraphs recaps the painful plate appearance from Jose Constanza in the first game.
*Mike Petriello broke down Tommy Hanson and Johan Santana in their first starts from a fantasy perspective.
*Fangraphs rated the Braves as the #8 organization.