All of a sudden the ship has been righted. With the Braves second consecutive rout of
the Phils, and the Nats second loss to the Dodgers, the Braves lead is back to
6.5 over the Nationals and 7.5 over the Phillies. Although the game officially ended only a few
minutes ago, it was over after the third inning. The Braves opened up a 11-1 lead…
Whoops, forgot I was pinch-hitting for this recap.
Wasn’t able to watch the game last night, but the big story is that it looks like we’re looking at a new right fielder for a big chunk of the remainder of the season. And I say that because of the way Nick Markakis was speaking about the injury after the game: