The Braves will continue their road trip Monday in Milwaukee.
Atlanta Braves News
Mike Soroka threw seven shutout innings while Freddie Freeman connected on a big three-run homer in the eighth to help the Atlanta Braves to a 4-1 win over the Padres.
Atlanta’s road trip continues on Monday when they open a three-game series against the Milwaukee Brewers. Max Fried will get the start on Monday and will be followed by Bryse Wilson and Dallas Keuchel.
Brad and Scott wrap up the MLB All-Star week and discuss potential targets for the Atlanta Braves with the trade deadline just over two weeks away.
The Oakland Athletics acquired right-hander Homer Bailey from the Kansas City Royals on Sunday in exchange for minor-league infielder Kevin Merrell.
Mike Trout exited Sunday’s game early due to a sore calf. While Trout lobbied to remain in the game, the Angels opted to exercise caution. Trout is scheduled to undergo an MRI on Monday but they don’t anticipate the injury Being serious.
Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy will undergo surgery to repair his fractured nose on Tuesday and is expected to miss about three weeks. Lucroy suffered the injury along with a concussion in a collision at home plate with Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick.
Outfielder Leonys Martin is headed to Japan after signing a one-year deal with the Chiba Lotte Marines. Martin began the season with Cleveland but was designated for assignment in late June and was eventually released.