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ATLANTA, GEORGIA - APRIL 06: Kyle Wright #65 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at SunTrust on April 06, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Atlanta Braves will host the Washington Nationals tonight. The game is set to start at 7:20 p.m.

When the game starts tonight, Stephen Strasburg will be the first guy on the mound. Strasburg is 11-4 this year with a 3.46 ERA and 144 strikeouts. Strasburg has had crucial success against the Braves this year. In two starts, he has won both games and has a 3.46 ERA and 16 strikeouts against them. First baseman Freddie Freeman has a career .306 average against Strasburg and has 3 home runs with 11 runs batted in.

Kyle Wright will take the mound for the Atlanta Braves. Wright is a right-handed pitcher that has not had much success this year in the majors. Wright has posted an ERA over seven in just a couple of starts this year. He is part of MLB’s top 25 prospects and number 2 for the Braves. Only five players in Washington have ever faced Wright in the show. The only one with a hit is outfielder Victor Robles.

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