Atlanta Braves vs Chicago White Sox Preview



The Atlanta Braves begin a series tonight against the Chicago White Sox. The Sox after struggling most of the season have been playing a lot better of late and have won six games in a row to get to the .500 mark on the season with a 34-34 record.

The Braves are coming off of a sweep of the Kansas City Royals and have won five games in a row themselves. The Braves currently have a two and a half game lead over the New York Mets in the National League East.

Pitching Matchups

6/22 Tommy Hanson (7-3) vs John Danks (6-5)

6/23 Tim Hudson (7-2) vs Mark Buehrle (5-6)

6/24 Derek Lowe (9-5) vs Gavin Floyd (2-7)

National League East Standings

1ATL4228.600W 5
2NYM3930.5652.5L 2
3PHI3532.5225.5L 2
4FLA3336.4788.5W 1
5WSN3239.45110.5W 1

American League Central Standings

1MIN4029.580W 2
2DET3830.5591.5W 1
3CHW3434.5005.5W 6
4KCR2942.40812.0L 4
5CLE2642.38213.5L 2