Atlanta Braves and Washington Nationals lock horns in the first of the three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 7:00 PM EST in Nationals Park, Washington, D.C., District of Columbia. FOX Sports Southeast will be doing the Tv coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last series encounter between the teams, the Braves won the first two games while the Nationals captured the third and final game.
Head-to-Head: Over the span of past three seasons, the Braves have lost a total of 33 games of 44 to the Nationals, which also includes 19 of the 20 games in Washington.
Date and Time: June 12th, 2017 7:00 PM EST
Venue: Nationals Park, Washington, D.C., District of Columbia
TV: FOX Sports Southeast (US Regional)
Mike Foltynewicz is set to take the pitch when Atlanta begins a three-game series at Nationals Park on Monday. The right-hander has not given up a single run his past two starts throwing 14 innings.
Braves center fielder Ender Inciarte has reported being struggling with a sore left foot and doubtful play in the series against the Nationals.
The Nationals welcome the Braves to Nationals Park they will send Stephen Strasburg for the start in the series opener Monday. Strasburg will be making his third start against the Nats’ NL East rivals this year and holds a record of 2-0 with 21 strikeouts in 14 2/3 innings against the Braves.
The Nationals have allowed a combined nine runs after the seventh inning in their last two games due to their unstable bullpen. They lost a 3-1 lead in the ninth Saturday and allowed four runs in the eighth Sunday, losing both games to the Rangers.