Game Thread 9/3: Braves vs. Mets

Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports
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Kris Medlen starts for the Braves, Carlos Torres for the Mets. Evan Gattis has been recalled from Gwinnett and is starting in left field today.

BRAVES LINEUP

  1. B.J. Upton - CF
  2. Justin Upton - RF
  3. Freddie Freeman - 1B
  4. Brian McCann - C
  5. Chris Johnson - 3B
  6. Evan Gattis - LF
  7. Dan Uggla - 2B
  8. Andrelton Simmons - SS
  9. Kris Medlen - P

METS LINEUP

  1. Eric Young - LF
  2. Daniel Murphy - 2B
  3. Josh Satin - 3B
  4. Lucas Duda - 1B
  5. Travis d'Arnaud - C
  6. Juan Lagares - RF
  7. Matt den Dekker - CF
  8. Omar Quintanilla - SS
  9. Carlos Torres - P

Torres's 2013 pitch usage and results

Fourseam Sinker Cutter Slider Curve Change
LHH
All Counts 38% 1% 40% 1% 14% 6%
First Pitch 61% 0% 17% 0% 19% 4%
Batter Ahead 40% 0% 54% 0% 4% 2%
Even 47% 0% 29% 1% 17% 6%
Pitcher Ahead 20% 3% 46% 4% 19% 9%
Two Strikes 17% 3% 55% 5% 16% 4%
RHH
All Counts 33% 0% 53% 1% 12% 0%
First Pitch 46% 0% 46% 0% 7% 0%
Batter Ahead 29% 0% 65% 0% 6% 0%
Even 42% 0% 50% 0% 9% 0%
Pitcher Ahead 25% 1% 49% 4% 21% 0%
Two Strikes 25% 1% 50% 4% 21% 0%

Pitch Type Count AB K BB HBP 1B 2B 3B HR BAA SLG ISO BABIP
Fourseam 285 53 10 4 1 9 1 0 3 .245 .434 .189 .250
Sinker 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Change 17 6 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .333 .333 .000 .333
Slider 11 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .500 .500 .000 .667
Curve 105 26 7 1 0 2 0 0 1 .115 .231 .115 .111
Cutter 387 117 22 2 0 22 8 0 2 .274 .393 .120 .323

MLB has released the official 2013 postseason schedule.

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