Charlie Morton will square off against Walker Buehler Tuesday night when the Atlanta Braves continue their road trip against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Braves dropped the opener Monday 5-3 and will be looking to pull back even in the series.
Joc Pederson returns to the lineup for the Braves in centerfield and will be hitting eighth. Adam Duvall will slide back to left while Jorge Soler will be in right. Travis d’Arnaud will get another start behind the plate and will hit fifth.
Braves lineup 8/31 vs Dodgers— Kris Willis (@Kris_Willis) August 31, 2021
1. Albies 2B
2. Soler RF
3. Freeman 1B
4. Riley 3B
5. d’Arnaud C
6. Swanson SS
7. Duvall LF
8. Pederson CF
9. Morton P
For the Dodgers, Cody Bellinger returns to the lineup replacing Chris Taylor in centerfield and will be hitting eighth. Will Smith homered in Monday’s game and is back behind the plate and hitting sixth.
Chris Taylor sits for the Dodgers tonight pic.twitter.com/rOp2lcCIOB— Eric Stephen (@ericstephen) August 31, 2021
Tuesday’s game has a 10:10 p.m. ET start time and can be seen on Bally Sports South.