The Braves lost to the Mets 3-2 last night in Atlanta. Former Brave Jeff Francoeur got a little revenge on his ex teammates with a solo homer in the 9th to give the Mets the edge. The Braves are now in danger of losing their fourth straight series.
The rubber game with the Mets is tonight at 7:10. Kris Medlin will pitch for Atlanta. The Mets will counter with Mike Pelfrey.
The Phillies beat the Marlins 6-1 last night in Miami. That win pulls Philly to within 2 games of the Braves for the lead in the N.L. East. The Phillies and Marlins play again tonight.