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Atlanta Braves vs. Boston Red Sox, at Turner Field, May 26, 2014 Matchups, Tickets, Preview

Date:
Monday, May 26, 2014
Start Time:
1:10et (local)
Venue:
Turner Field
Tickets:
Series:
Game #1 of a 4-game series
Average Temp:
82° (based on last ten years)
Red Sox
Manager:
Game #:
50
On This Date:
52-49
Braves
Manager:
Game #:
50
On This Date:
48-62
Season Series

Mon, May 26, 2014 BOS    @ATL  1:10pm
Tue, May 27, 2014 BOS    @ATL  7:10pm
Wed, May 28, 2014 ATL    @BOS  7:10pm
Thu, May 29, 2014 ATL    @BOS  7:10pm

                         All times ET
20-29, 5th, 8 GB, 8 GB in WC / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   10-17   Road:   10-12   ExtrInn: 2-4 
 vsRHP:  10-22   vsLHP:  10-7    1-Run:   5-12
 vsEast:  9-17   vsCntrl: 3-6    vsWest:  6-3  IL: 2-3 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 49 Sun, May 25  @TBR  L   5-8       20-29  5th  8.0 gb
 48 Sat, May 24  @TBR  L   5-6 (15)  20-28  5th  7.0 gb
 47 Fri, May 23  @TBR  L   0-1       20-27  4th  6.0 gb
 46 Thu, May 22   TOR  L   2-7       20-26  4th  5.0 gb
 45 Wed, May 21   TOR  L   4-6       20-25  4th  4.0 gb
 44 Tue, May 20   TOR  L   4-7       20-24  4th  3.5 gb
 43 Sun, May 18   DET  L   2-6       20-23  4th  3.0 gb
 42 Sat, May 17   DET  L   1-6       20-22  4th  2.5 gb
 41 Fri, May 16   DET  L   0-1       20-21  4th  2.5 gb
 40 Thu, May 15  @MIN  L   3-4 (10)  20-20  3rd  1.5 gb
 Last 10: 0-10   Last 20: 7-13   Last 30:11-19
28-21, 1st, 3 up / Schedule
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:   18-10   Road:   10-11   ExtrInn: 4-1 
 vsRHP:  22-19   vsLHP:   6-2    1-Run:  12-7 
 vsEast: 12-9    vsCntrl:13-6    vsWest:  3-6  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 49 Sun, May 25   COL  W   7-0       28-21  1st  3.0 up
 48 Sat, May 24   COL  L   1-3       27-21  1st  2.0 up
 47 Fri, May 23   COL  W   3-2       27-20  1st  3.0 up
 46 Thu, May 22   MIL  W   5-4       26-20  1st  2.0 up
 45 Wed, May 21   MIL  L   1-6       25-20  1st  1.5 up
 44 Tue, May 20   MIL  W   5-0       25-19  1st  1.5 up
 43 Mon, May 19   MIL  W   9-3       24-19  1st  1.5 up
 42 Sun, May 18  @STL  W   6-5       23-19  1st  0.5 up
 41 Sat, May 17  @STL  L   1-4       22-19  1st  0.5 up
 40 Fri, May 16  @STL  L   2-5       22-18  1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:11-9    Last 30:15-15
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Jun 24, 2012 BOS  9  ATL  4        W:Aaron Cook (1-1), L: Mike Minor (3-6), S: none
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 BOS  8  ATL  4        W:Franklin Morales (1-1), L: Randall Delgado (4-8), S: none
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 ATL  4 @BOS  1        W:Jair Jurrjens (1-2), L: Jon Lester (4-5), S: Craig Kimbrel (21)
Sun, Jun 28, 2009 ATL  2  BOS  1        W:Tommy Hanson (4-0), L: Brad Penny (6-3), S: Mike Gonzalez (9)
Sat, Jun 27, 2009 BOS  1 @ATL  0        W:Tim Wakefield (10-3), L: Javier Vazquez (5-7), S: Jonathan Papelbon (18)
Fri, Jun 26, 2009 BOS  4 @ATL  1        W:Josh Beckett (9-3), L: Jair Jurrjens (5-6), S: none
Sun, Jun 21, 2009 BOS  6  ATL  5        W:Jonathan Papelbon (1-1), L: Jeff Bennett (2-4), S: none
Sat, Jun 20, 2009 BOS  3  ATL  0        W:Josh Beckett (8-3), L: Derek Lowe (7-5), S: none
Fri, Jun 19, 2009 ATL  8 @BOS  2        W:Kenshin Kawakami (4-6), L: Daisuke Matsuzaka (1-5), S: none
Wed, Jun 20, 2007 BOS 11 @ATL  0        W:Julian Tavarez (5-4), L: Buddy Carlyle (1-2), S: none
Season Series: 2014 -  0-0; 2013 -  0-0; 2012 - BOS won 2-1; All-Time - ATL leads 28-26

SP: Clay Buchholz (29, RHP, 2-4, 6.32)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. ATL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (2-4) 47.0 71 37 33 16 35 7 6.32
2013 (12-1) 108.1 75 23 21 36 96 4 1.74
2012 (11-8) 189.1 187 104 96 64 129 25 4.56
Last 7 GS 2-3 36.2 51 27 25 16 26 4 6.14 40
2014-05-21 TOR L 4.2 9 5 4 2 2 2 90 28
2014-05-15 @MIN ND 6.0 10 3 3 3 6 1 107 43
2014-05-09 @TEX L 4.1 10 6 6 2 3 0 96 20
2014-05-02 OAK W 6.1 3 1 1 3 5 0 110 65
2014-04-26 @TOR W 7.0 6 3 3 3 3 0 105 53
2014-04-21 BAL L 2.1 7 6 6 1 1 0 55 19
2014-04-16 @CHW ND 6.0 6 3 2 2 6 1 109 54
Has never faced ATL as starter.

SP: Ervin Santana (31, RHP, 4-2, 3.42)

2014 Gamelogs / 2014 Splits / vs. BOS Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2014 (4-2) 52.2 51 20 20 14 48 4 3.42
2013 (9-10) 211.0 190 85 76 51 161 26 3.24
2012 (9-13) 178.0 165 109 102 61 133 39 5.16
Last 7 GS 3-2 44.2 48 20 20 14 42 4 4.03 53
2014-05-21 MIL L 7.0 9 6 6 4 2 2 100 33
2014-05-16 @STL L 5.0 10 5 5 1 3 0 99 29
2014-05-10 CHC W 7.0 5 0 0 1 7 0 88 73
2014-05-01 @MIA ND 6.0 5 3 3 3 5 1 92 52
2014-04-25 CIN W 6.2 9 4 4 1 7 0 95 46
2014-04-19 @NYM W 7.0 6 1 1 2 7 0 106 66
2014-04-14 @PHI ND 6.0 4 1 1 2 11 1 96 69
Last 5 v.BOS 2-1 28.0 29 15 15 6 29 3 4.82 51
2013-08-09 BOS ND 3.2 9 6 6 2 2 1 97 19
2013-04-21 @BOS W 7.0 6 2 2 0 7 0 105 64
2012-08-21 @BOS W 6.1 5 2 2 2 4 1 100 57
2011-05-04 @BOS ND 4.0 0 0 0 1 7 0 61 68
2011-04-23 BOS L 7.0 9 5 5 1 9 1 104 47
Red Sox Batters (3.98 RS/G) vs. Braves Pitchers (3.10 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 30.Santana
G/S/vB
43.Avilan*
G/S/vB
48.Carpenter
G/S/vB
57.Hale
G/S/vB
46.Kimbrel
G/S/vB
58.Thomas*
G/S/vB
38.Varvaro
G/S/vB
40.Wood*
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
2.Bogaerts G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 194/133 .284/.376/.414/.790 .926/.729 .793 92/.798 1/2 3/6
25.Bradley* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 160/103 .197/.288/.289/.576 .553/.588 .531 74/.465 3/0 0/0
37.Carp* G/S/vP 24/.775 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 72/57 .234/.319/.313/.632 .481/.673 .544 37/.627 0/1 0/0
5.Gomes G/S/vP 20/.750 ··· ··· ··· 3/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 121/62 .243/.331/.437/.767 .900/.645 .697 53/.818 0/0 5/2
10.Herrera# G/S/vP 3/.000 2/2.000 ··· ··· 5/.900 ··· ··· ··· 50/36 .171/.277/.171/.447 .322/.494 .334 11/.347 0/2 0/1
26.Holt* G/S/vP 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 62/35 .315/.361/.407/.768 .962/.629 .583 34/.690 2/0 0/4
29.Nava# G/S/vP 12/.432 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 81/57 .137/.222/.247/.469 .212/.583 .502 6/.000 1/0 2/3
34.Ortiz* G/S/vP 35/1.224 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 203/131 .269/.365/.503/.867 .972/.812 1.022 100/.915 0/0 11/
15.Pedroia G/S/vP 28/.566 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/no AB ··· 225/155 .267/.342/.381/.723 .838/.674 .688 110/.761 2/4 2/1
40.Pierzynski* G/S/vP 36/.707 ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 152/107 .270/.305/.397/.702 .407/.820 .698 75/.714 0/0 4/2
3.Ross G/S/vP 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 58/26 .167/.224/.315/.539 .710/.346 .569 27/.454 0/1 2/3
38.Sizemore* G/S/vP 24/.762 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 147/110 .220/.293/.341/.633 .481/.686 .689 67/.630 3/0 2/0
IP 52.2 16.0 21.1 36.1 18.1 9.0 17.2 52.0 TOTAL .240/.324/.372/.696 .721/.684 .670 .683 14/11 39/32
ERA-K/9 3.42/8.2 3.94/6.8 2.53/10.6 1.49/4.7 1.96/17.7 3.00/12.0 2.04/11.7 3.29/9.3 2.78/8.8

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Pierzynski (16-8-3)
 Ross (12-3-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 213/.260 69/.290 91/.259 147/.214 76/.167 39/.235 66/.190 215/.274 .237  Bradley
 Sizemore
 Nava
 Gomes
 Carp
1/39/6/3
22/16/4/3
3/0/17/1
30/0/7/0
11/0/0/0
OPS .701 .708 .672 .566 .464 .580 .529 .718 .642
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 98/.746 34/.608 35/.721 69/.655 40/.560 22/.679 15/.733 54/.798 .679
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 115/.663 35/.808 56/.643 78/.490 36/.356 17/.450 51/.464 161/.691 .617
Home 112/.654 32/.629 49/.619 76/.444 53/.447 18/.507 44/.328 87/.673
Last 28d days 107/.806 34/.492 43/.704 51/.555 30/.311 16/.830 46/.573 83/.949
HR/SB/CS 4/2/1 1/2/0 2/1/0 0/4/3 0/1/0 0/1/0 1/0/0 6/2/2 34/30/11
Usage ····X··· o·o·o··· ··oo··oX ·X····o· ··oX···X ···o···· oo··o·X· ···o···X
Braves Batters (3.39 RS/G) vs. Red Sox Pitchers (4.53 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 11.Buchholz
G/S/vB
35.Badenhop
G/S/vB
32.Breslow*
G/S/vB
55.Capuano*
G/S/vB
30.Miller*
G/S/vB
54.Mujica
G/S/vB
36.Tazawa
G/S/vB
19.Uehara
G/S/vB
52.Wilson
G/S/vB
67.Workman
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
4.Doumit# G/S/vP 6/.533 2/.000 2/.000 10/.311 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 ··· 51/40 .240/.255/.340/.595 .636/.583 .693 25/.840 0/0 1/1
5.Freeman* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 2/1.500 16/.250 ··· 3/.000 ··· 2/.500 ··· ··· 210/149 .306/.390/.525/.915 .953/.899 .853 103/.793 0/2 9/3
24.Gattis G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 139/118 .248/.295/.527/.822 1.323/.735 .872 71/.696 0/0 10/5
22.Heyward* G/S/vP ··· 9/.365 2/1.000 9/.222 7/.629 5/1.400 ··· ··· ··· ··· 210/160 .238/.324/.324/.648 .544/.681 .660 103/.733 8/2 3/1
23.Johnson G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 1/3.000 20/1.117 5/.650 4/.500 ··· ··· ··· ··· 185/156 .264/.286/.354/.640 1.038/.568 .541 93/.664 1/0 2/2
11.Laird G/S/vP 8/.393 3/1.167 ··· ··· 2/.000 3/.666 ··· ··· ··· ··· 59/44 .208/.288/.264/.552 .552/.552 .591 31/.558 0/0 0/0
1.Pastornicky G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 37/20 .219/.306/.281/.587 1.004/.217 .590 31/.522 0/0 0/1
14.Pena# G/S/vP 2/1.500 ··· 2/.000 ··· 1/no AB ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 69/57 .180/.265/.328/.593 1.000/.506 .589 50/.518 0/0 2/0
17.Schafer* G/S/vP ··· 2/.500 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 34/27 .103/.188/.172/.360 1.000/.235 .243 19/.118 3/0 0/0
19.Simmons G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 3/.000 ··· 2/1.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 177/149 .259/.277/.406/.683 .929/.635 .697 89/.573 0/2 4/2
26.Uggla G/S/vP ··· 4/.500 2/.000 29/.476 ··· 7/.000 ··· 5/1.400 ··· ··· 125/105 .177/.248/.257/.505 .618/.482 .381 32/.293 0/0 2/7
2.Upton G/S/vP 29/.807 5/.400 4/.833 3/.666 9/1.555 5/.000 1/.000 11/.455 ··· ··· 187/138 .211/.290/.343/.634 .578/.646 .680 87/.699 8/2 4/1
8.Upton G/S/vP 3/1.000 7/1.428 ··· 18/.980 11/.582 14/1.738 ··· ··· ··· ··· 196/156 .294/.374/.588/.963 1.572/.826 1.233 95/.889 5/0 13/4
IP 47.0 28.2 16.1 26.0 22.0 18.0 21.1 18.2 1.0 11.1 TOTAL .235/.296/.380/.676 .864/.627 .692 .647 25/8 50/27
ERA-K/9 6.32/6.7 2.20/4.7 5.51/7.2 2.08/8.3 2.86/13.5 7.00/6.0 2.53/8.0 0.96/14.0 0.00/0.0 3.18/8.0 3.97/8.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Doumit (7-0-0)
 Gattis (19-7-1)
 Laird (4-4-2)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 227/.341 118/.280 76/.313 107/.211 92/.193 81/.320 88/.256 72/.206 4/.000 47/.214 .266  Heyward
 Upton
 Upton
 Schafer
 Doumit
0/0/47/4
46/0/0/2
0/46/0/1
7/6/1/0
3/0/3/0
OPS .892 .745 .820 .584 .526 .910 .674 .563 .250 .610 .745
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 133/.844 47/.833 30/.793 38/.596 32/.526 34/.897 36/.745 35/.209 / 15/.624 .711
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 94/.957 71/.688 46/.836 69/.576 60/.526 47/.918 52/.623 37/.894 4/.250 32/.603 .769
Road 135/.797 34/.978 35/.816 52/.470 45/.699 28/.511 39/.676 25/.520 4/.250 27/.805
Last 28d days 105/.916 49/.568 46/.776 54/.821 50/.501 40/.930 43/.697 34/.565 4/.250 23/.798
HR/SB/CS 7/1/2 1/1/1 1/0/0 1/0/1 1/0/0 4/4/1 2/0/0 2/0/1 0/0/0 1/2/0 48/28/11
Usage ····X··· ·Xoo·X·o XX·X·o·o ·X··X··· ·oo·X··X XX···X·· ·XoX·X·o ·o··o··· o······· X·······

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2014 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.