The Atlanta Braves blanked the Colorado Rockies 4-0 on Sunday in the finale of a three-game weekend set at Coors Field in Denver, allowing the Braves to take the series 2-1. It marked Atlanta’s first shutout victory at Colorado since April 18, 1997.
The Atlanta Hawks beat the Boston Celtics 112-106 in NBA action at Boston on Sunday. It was Atlanta’s final road game of the season.
The Atlanta Braves had the day off on Thursday and will open their first road trip of the 2018 season this afternoon in Colorado with the opener of a three-game series versus the Rockies. Brandon McCarthy will serve as the starting pitcher for Atlanta as German Marquez will get the start for Colorado. First pitch is slated for 4:10 pm. The game will be broadcast on WLAQ AM 1410. Air time is 2:55 pm from the Braves Radio Network.
The Rome Braves emerged victorious in their first game of the 2018 season with a 5-2 win over the Hagerstown Suns on Thursday night at State Mutual Stadium. The teams will meet again tonight at 7 pm.
The Atlanta Hawks will face the Washington Wizards in NBA action at DC tonight. Tip off is set for 7 pm at the Capitol One Arena. The game will be televised on Fox Sports Southeast.