The Atlanta Braves have not inspired confidence at all in their first four games, dropping all four. However, Saturday's 12-2 drubbing to the St. Louis Cardinals is the first time that the Braves let the game get our of control. It's been said that a team looks a lot worse when they cannot catch the ball, and the Braves -- for lack of a better phrase -- have not been very good at catching the ball so far.
Williams Perez makes his season debut for the Bravos today, opposite Adam Wainwright. Sound like a mismatch? Yes. But it's baseball, and anything can happen. Take this thread as your avenue to pull the Braves through for their first win (or bemoan a losing effort).
Here are today's lineups: