Game Thread 8/13: Braves vs. Phillies

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Kris Medlen starts for the Braves, Ethan Martin for the Phillies.

As you may have already heard, Dan Uggla was placed on the DL for eye surgery; Tyler Pastornicky was recalled from Gwinnett.

BRAVES LINEUP

  1. Jason Heyward - RF
  2. Justin Upton - LF
  3. Freddie Freeman - 1B
  4. Brian McCann - C
  5. Chris Johnson - 3B
  6. Tyler Pastornicky - 2B
  7. Jordan Schafer - CF
  8. Andrelton Simmons - SS
  9. Kris Medlen - P

PHILLIES LINEUP

  1. Jimmy Rollins - SS
  2. Michael Young - 1B
  3. Chase Utley - 2B
  4. Domonic Brown - LF
  5. Darin Ruf - RF
  6. Cody Asche - 3B
  7. Casper Wells - CF
  8. Erik Kratz - C
  9. Ethan Martin - P

Martin's 2013 pitch usage

Fourseam Sinker Slider Curve Change
LHH
All Counts 68% 4% 6% 18% 4%
First Pitch 68% 5% 5% 18% 5%
Batter Ahead 76% 7% 0% 17% 0%
Even 71% 3% 9% 15% 3%
Pitcher Ahead 47% 0% 13% 27% 13%
Two Strikes 65% 0% 18% 18% 0%
RHH
All Counts 61% 0% 33% 6% 0%
First Pitch 60% 0% 36% 4% 0%
Batter Ahead 76% 0% 24% 0% 0%
Even 61% 0% 35% 4% 0%
Pitcher Ahead 44% 0% 37% 19% 0%
Two Strikes 62% 0% 26% 13% 0%
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