The Atlanta Braves were off Thursday and will be back at Truist Park tonight to open a 10-game homestand with the first of three interleague games versus the Seattle Mariners. Bryce Elder will be the starting pitcher for Atlanta, and Bryce Miller will head to the mound for Seattle. The first pitch is scheduled for 7:20 pm. Listen locally on WLAQ 1410 AM/96.9 FM; airtime is 6:05 pm from the Atlanta Braves Radio Network.
The National League East-leading Braves head into the weekend series with a record of 27-16. The Mariners’ record is 21-22; they are next to last in the American League West.
In addition to this weekend’s three game set versus the Mariners, the Braves’ 10-game homestand will feature three games versus the Los Angeles Dodgers and four games against the Philadelphia Phillies.