Next for Braves: Hudson vs. Nolasco on Saturday

Next for Braves

Who: vs Marlins

When: 7:10 p.m. Saturday

TV; radio: SPSO; 680 AM, 100.5 FM

Probable starters: RH Tim Hudson (14-5, 2.28 ERA) vs. RH Ricky Nolasco (14-8, 4.22)

Saturday’s matchup:

• Hudson gave up four runs in six innings in Colorado to break a streak of six outings allowing two or fewer runs. He is 8-3 with a 3.02 ERA in 17 starts against the Marlins. He lost to them July 4, allowing three runs in eight innings including a Dan Uggla homer.

• Nolascao is pitching through a cartilage injury in his knee, but has thrown six shutout innings in his past two starts. He outpitched Hudson in a 3-2 win July 4, allowing two runs in seven innings with 11 strikeouts. He struck out 16 in a win over the Braves last Sept. 30.

5 comments Add your comment

Dick Doss

August 27th, 2010
6:44 pm

wooo hooo lets go TIMMY

Lill Waws

August 27th, 2010
6:50 pm

Bob Horner

August 27th, 2010
7:07 pm

big game tonight…….let’s go Braves..!!!!!

zenman

August 27th, 2010
7:23 pm

Winning streak starts tonight. Lead grows to four games.

barnyard

August 28th, 2010
7:26 am

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