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Game Thread 8/4: Braves at Phillies

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Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

The Braves already have one 10-game winning streak this year, and they'll try to get another one as they go for a sweep of the Phillies. Alex Wood starts for Atlanta against Cliff Lee.

  1. Jason Heyward - RF
  2. Justin Upton - LF
  3. Freddie Freeman - 1B
  4. Brian McCann - C
  5. Chris Johnson - 3B
  6. Dan Uggla - 2B
  7. BJ Upton - CF
  8. Andrelton Simmons - SS
  9. Alex Wood - P

Lee's 2013 pitch usage

Fourseam Sinker Cutter Slider Curve Change
LHH
All Counts 0% 62% 25% 2% 8% 4%
First Pitch 0% 74% 21% 1% 3% 1%
Batter Ahead 0% 68% 24% 2% 1% 5%
Even 0% 69% 24% 0% 3% 3%
Pitcher Ahead 0% 49% 26% 3% 17% 3%
Two Strikes 1% 50% 26% 3% 15% 5%
RHH
All Counts 0% 57% 17% 0% 8% 17%
First Pitch 0% 68% 10% 0% 5% 16%
Batter Ahead 0% 61% 15% 0% 1% 23%
Even 1% 59% 16% 0% 5% 19%
Pitcher Ahead 0% 54% 18% 0% 15% 12%
Two Strikes 1% 50% 19% 0% 15% 15%

Dating back to June 23, Chris Johnson is hitting .387 and his 37 multi-hit games are tied for third in the NL.