Smyly has been working in sim games and will be seeing his first Grapefruit League action since March 9. He will be making his third appearance overall. He was knocked around in his last outing allowing eight hits and five runs in just two innings against the Pirates.
Wacha will be making his fourth start of the spring for Tampa. He has been sharp so far allowing just two hits over seven scoreless innings.
The Braves will roll out what is expected to be their Opening Day lineup Thursday against Tampa.
No TV for Thursday’s game but a streaming option is listed. You can also follow along on the radio at WFOM 1230 or via the MLB app
Game Date/Time: Thursday, March 25, 1:05 p.m. ET
Location: CoolToday Park, North Port, Florida
Radio: WFOM 1230 / 106.3 FM