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Open Thread 8/20: Braves at Cubs, Lee Debuts

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Jair Jurrjens will look to give the Braves a 1-0 advantage over the Cubs in a weekend series full of day games.
Jair Jurrjens will look to give the Braves a 1-0 advantage over the Cubs in a weekend series full of day games.

The Braves new first basemen Derrek Lee will bat cleanup and play first in his debut with his new team. He will switch dugouts and bat against long-time friend and teammate Ryan Dempster. Jair Jurrjens, who has been dominant since returning from the disabled list in late June, will be the Braves starter for this afternoon's contest.

Brave Lineup:

1. Omar Infante, 2B
2. Jason Heyward, RF
3. Martin Prado, 3B
4. Derrek Lee, 1B
5. Brian McCann, C
6. Alex Gonzalez, SS
7. Melky Cabrera, LF
8. Rick Ankiel, CF
9. Jair Jurrjens, P