Braves vs Yankees: Game Day Updates and Chat

atlanta brave spring trainingThe Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees tangle at 1:05 today (February 23) at Champion Stadium.  Veteran left hander, Paul Maholm, will start today for the Braves.  The right handed David Phelps is the Yankees scheduled starter.

The Braves pitchers scheduled to follow Maholm are:  Jordan Walden, Anthony Varvaro, Cory Rasmus, Yohan Flande, and J.R. Graham.

The Braves will try to bounce back from yesterday’s 2-1 defeat to the Detroit Tigers.  Here is the Braves line-up for today’s game:

  1. Andrelton Simmons, SS
  2. Reed Johnson, LF
  3. Freddie Freeman, 1B
  4. Dan Uggla, 2B
  5. Evan Gattis, DH
  6. Chris Johnson, 3B
  7. Todd Cunningham, RF
  8. Christian Bethancourt, C
  9. Jordan Schafer, CF

    Check back today for game updates and to share your thoughts!   Updates will be made in the comment section below!

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    Braves major league pitchers have gone 9 innings this spring season without giving up a run.

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    Braves – Yankees 0-0 after 2 innings.

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    Yankees 1-0, Almonte took Jordan Walden yard, opposite field.

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    Yankees 1-0, Atlanta has 3 errors.

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    New York up 4-0 after 2 1/2.

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    Correction: Almonte’s homer was a 2-run shot.

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    5-1 New York over Atlanta after 5. Gattis has a double, Top pitching prospect JR Graham on to pitch the 6th

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    JR Graham just hit 100 mph on the gun

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    Evan Gattis 2 for 3 including a 2-run bomb today but Braves losing 8-3 in the 7th to the Yankees.