Chipper gets 1st hit, Heyward 1st HR of new season

A list of firsts from the 2011 major league season on

Thursday:

– Pitch: A called strike, from Washington’s Livan Hernandez to

Atlanta’s Martin Prado at 1:11 p.m. EDT at Nationals Park.

– Hit: Chipper Jones, a double for the Braves.

– Run: Jones, who scored on a single by Brian McCann.

– Home Run: Jason Heyward of the Braves, off Hernandez.

– Strikeout: CC Sabathia of the Yankees fanned Detroit leadoff

man Austin Jackson.