Spring Training Gamethread: Braves vs. Tigers, 1:05 p.m.

David Manning-USA TODAY Sports

It's the Tigers' third game in five days against the Braves. That's spring training baseball for you.

The Detroit Tigers head to Champion Stadium in Kissimmee to take on the Atlanta Braves in Grapefruit League action.

There's no TV, but today's game will be broadcast over WXYT-FM - 97.1 the Ticket in Detroit and on the Tigers Radio Network. MLB.TV subscribers will have the radio call of both teams available.

Atlanta Braves

1. Matt Lipka, CF
2. Andrelton Simmons, SS
3. Freddie Freeman, 1B
4. Ryan Doumit, DH
5. Chris Johnson, 3B
6. Dan Uggla, 2B
7. Joey Terdoslavich, RF
8. Christian Bethancourt, C
9. Jose Constanza, LF

Probable pitchers: Alex Wood, Luis Avilan, Cory Gearrin, J.R. Graham, Daniel Rodriguez, Lay Batista.

Detroit Tigers

1. Ian Kinsler, 2B
2. Ezequiel Carrera, CF
3. Victor Martinez, DH
4. Torii Hunter, RF
5. Andy Dirks, LF
6. Jordan Lennerton, 1B
7. Danny Worth, 3B
8. Bryan Holaday, C
9. Eugenio Suarez, SS

Probable pitchers: Anibal Sanchez is the starter. Also expected to see action are Robbie Ray, Joe Nathan, Duane Below, Joba Chamberlain, Luke Putkonen, and Jose Valdez.

Minor leaguers making the road trip: Pitchers Guido Knudson and Angel Nesbitt, along with infielders Brandon Loy and Aaron Westlake.

There will be no updates from the press box today, as our erstwhile managing editor is taking the day off from covering the Tigers in order to explore Lakeland and surrounding environs.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Bless You Boys

You must be a member of Bless You Boys to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bless You Boys. You should read them.

Join Bless You Boys

You must be a member of Bless You Boys to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bless You Boys. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker