5:50 pm July 30, 2010, by David O'Brien
Who: at Reds
When: 4:10 p.m. Saturday
TV; radio: Fox; 680 AM, 100.5 FM
Saturday’s matchup: Braves RH Jair Jurrjens (3-3, 4.37 ERA) vs. RH Bronson Arroyo (10-6, 4.21 ERA).
* Jurrjens is 3-0 with a 2.84 ERA in five starts since coming off the DL. He’s 0-2 with a 6.75 ERA in three starts against the Reds, and has allowed seven runs and 11 hits in 6-1/3 innings of two starts at Great American Ball Park. Brandon Phillips is 3-for-7 with a homer against him.
* Arroyo is 5-3 with a 3.29 ERA and .203 opponents’ average in his past eight starts, including five starts with two runs or fewer. Lefties are hitting .290 against him this season, righties .176. He’s 5-3 with a 5.90 ERA in 12 games (11 starts) against the Braves, including 1-2 with a 10.93 ERA in the past three. Chipper Jones is 11-for-25 with three homers and 10 RBIs against him, Eric Hinske is 11-for-26 with a homer, and Brian McCann is 4-for-12 with two homers.
* DAVID O’BRIEN
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