Atlanta Braves and San Diego Padres lock horns in the first of the three-game series tonight. The game tips off at 10:00 PM EST in Petco Park, San Diego, California. FOX Sports will be doing the TV coverage while the game can be watched online live on FuboTV.
In the last series encounter between the two teams, the Braves posted a three-game sweep over the Padres in SunTrust Park.
Date and Time: June 27th, 2017 10:00 PM EST
Venue: Petco Park, San Diego, California
TV: FOX Sports (US Regional)
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The Braves are coming off a massive 7-0 loss to Brewers on Sunday, however, they won the series 2-1.
Rookie Sean Newcomb starts takes the ball in the series opener against the Padres on Tuesday at Petco Park. Newcomb has thrown six or more innings in each of his first three starts.
Matt Kemp, who was out with a left hamstring will be back in Atlanta’s lineup Tuesday.
Padres won the first two games of the three-game series against the Tigres but lost the series finale 7-5 on Sunday at home.
Right-hander Jhoulys Chacin (6-6, 4.95) will make start for the Padres in Tuesday’s series opener against the Braves at Petco Park. Chacin has a 1.72 ERA and holds a .161 batting average against at Petco Park.
With right-hander Miguel Diaz placed on the 10-day disabled list due to a right forearm strain, the Padres won’t have the fifth starter spot.