Anderson scheduled to start for Atlanta against Miami

September 7

Miami Marlins (17-18, third in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (24-16, first in the NL East)

Atlanta; Monday, 1:10 p.m. EDT

LINE: Braves 1; over/under is 8 1/2 runs

BOTTOM LINE: Atlanta and Miami will face off on Monday.

The Braves are 15-11 against NL East teams. Atlanta's team on-base percentage of .335 is fourth in the National League. Freddie Freeman leads the lineup with an OBP of .422.

The Marlins are 10-11 against teams from the NL East. The Miami pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 4.17. Pablo Lopez leads the team with a 3.05 earned run average.

TOP PERFORMERS: Marcell Ozuna leads the Braves with 13 home runs and is batting .320.

Jesus Aguilar leads the Marlins with 29 hits and is batting .271.

INJURIES: Braves: Jacob Webb: (shoulder), Jeremy Walker: (shoulder), Mike Soroka: (achilles), Phil Pfeifer: (elbow), Cole Hamels: (left arm), Ozzie Albies: (right wrist).

Marlins: Pat Venditte: (right oblique), Stephen Tarpley: (right oblique), Drew Steckenrider: (elbow), Mike Morin: (elbow), Brian Moran: (knee), Elieser Hernandez: (right lat), Magneuris Sierra: (right hamstring), Harold Ramirez: (left hamstring), Logan Forsythe: (oblique), Garrett Cooper: (quad), Francisco Cervelli: (concussion).


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