2:30 pm July 29, 2010, by Carroll Rogers
Series preview: at Reds
When (TV): 7:10 p.m. Friday (SPSO); 4:10 p.m. Saturday (FOX); 1:10 p.m. Sunday (FSSO)
Radio: 680 AM, 100.5 FM
Probable starting pitchers:
Friday: RH Kris Medlen (6-2, 3.57 ERA) vs. RH Johnny Cueto (10-2, 3.18)
Saturday: RH Jair Jurrjens (3-3, 4.37) vs. RH Bronson Arroyo (10-6, 4.21)
Sunday: RH Tommy Hanson (8-7, 3.99) vs. RH Edinson Volquez (1-1, 8.25)
• The Braves are 11-1 in Medlen’s starts, including Saturday in Florida even after he gave up five runs in six innings. Medlen has a season-high eight strikeouts but gave up two home runs as well. This is the first time he’s faced the Reds.
• Cueto has given up two or fewer runs in each of his past seven starts, including eight shutout innings Saturday vs. the Astros at hitter-friendly Minute Maid Park. He is 1-0 with a 2.08 ERA (three earned runs, 13 IP) in two starts vs. the Braves.
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