After taking Monday night off the Braves return to action tonight in Chicago against the White Sox. Atlanta enters the game sporting a 42-28 record. They are in first place in the N.L. East with a 2 ½ game cushion on the New York Mets.
Tommy Hanson will be on the mound tonight. He is 7-3 this season with an ERA of 3.38. He will be opposed by the ChiSox John Danks (6-5 3.18). First pitch is at 8:10.
In case you missed it on SportsTalk, take a listen below to Mike Morgan from the Braves Radio Network as he breaks down the team’s play and shares his thoughts on a few of the key players. He makes some very good points on just how impressive this run has been for Atlanta considering the injuries and the tough road slate they have endured.
Braves Radio Network announcer Mike Morgan
You can hear Mike every night on SportsTalk at 6:45 p.m.