It was a rough trip for the Braves in Philadelphia as the Phillies beat Atlanta Monday to complete a four-game sweep. The team returns home Tuesday to open a homestand against the Dodgers.
Taking the mound for the first time in his Major League career will be highly touted prospect Lucas Sims. Hugh said: “This is your audition son, so lets go out there and see what you can do.”
While the trade deadline was quiet for our Braves, two of the best teams in baseball got better as the Dodgers went out and grabbed veteran pitcher Yu Darvish, and the Yankees traded for Oakland’s Sonny Gray.