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Game Thread 5/2: Braves vs. Giants

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Mike Minor makes his season debut tonight against Tim Lincecum and the Giants on Fox SportSouth.

Today's Lineups

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS ATLANTA BRAVES
Angel Pagan - CF Jason Heyward - RF
Hunter Pence - RF B.J. Upton - CF
Buster Posey - 1B Freddie Freeman - 1B
Michael Morse - LF Justin Upton - LF
Pablo Sandoval - 3B Chris Johnson - 3B
Hector Sanchez - C Andrelton Simmons - SS
Brandon Hicks - 2B Ramiro Pena - 2B
Brandon Crawford - SS Gerald Laird - C
Tim Lincecum - RHP Mike Minor - LHP

This isn't the first time Minor and Lincecum have opposed each other. The Braves started Minor against Lincecum August 18, 2011 in Atlanta, and came out on top 1-0 on a Chipper Jones homer.

Lincecum's 2014 pitch outcomes

Pitch Type Count AB K BB HBP 1B 2B 3B HR BAA SLG ISO BABIP
Fourseam 180 41 4 6 0 9 3 1 2 .366 .634 .268 .371
Sinker 114 19 1 0 1 8 2 0 1 .579 .842 .263 .588
Slider 94 30 13 0 0 3 1 1 3 .267 .667 .400 .357
Curve 48 10 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .000 .250
Split 129 33 11 3 0 4 0 0 1 .152 .242 .091 .191