First, the routine stuff. The Bravos need to prove they can win a series against somebody besides the Little Bears. Haven’t done so in abut 3 weeks. On the plus side, they won’t face the Cardinals’ two best pitchers, Wainwright and Wacha.
Of course, the way the Bravos have been swinging — and swinging and swinging at everything, as G. Walker explains in the local organ — it doesn’t much matter whom they face. Let’s get it rolling tonight, fellas.