LEADING OFF: Braves open new park, Moreland near double mark

LEADING OFF: Braves open new park, Moreland near double mark

Inciarte also hit the first home run, coming in the bottom of the sixth inning.

Friday Night Fireworks: Fans will be treated to a dazzling display of fireworks over SunTrust Park following every Friday home game throughout the season.

Tanaka finds form, Yanks beat Cards 4-3 for 5th straight win NEW YORK - Masahiro Tanaka got back on track with 6 1/3 effective innings, Aroldis Chapman escaped his own jam for his third save in three days and the New York Yankees beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-3 on Friday night for their fifth straight win.

Atlanta will face a non-Padres team for the first time at SunTrust Park on Tuesday evening but, before that, the Braves have a nice opportunity to reach the.500 mark on the season.

Inciarte would also hit a homerun in the sixth inning to help assure success in the first regular season game at Sun Trust Park.

With Jhoulys Chacin set to face Julio Teheran in the pitching matchup, the over/under for tonight's game sits at 7.5 runs. He got two victories for the USA team that won the 1996 Olympic bronze medal at Atlanta Fulton-County Stadium but was 0-3 against the Braves at Turner Field in six starts and three relief appearances for Texas, Seattle, the New York Mets and Toronto. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Former Atlanta Brave Hank Aaron, center, throws out the ceremonial first pitch to former manager Bobby Cox as Chairman and CEO Terry McGuirk, right, looks on before a baseball game between the Braves and the San Diego Padres in Atlanta, Friday, April 14, 2017. In short, Garcia needs to be better and San Diego's relatively impotent offense could be a cure.

Inciarte: The fourth-year major leaguer, in his second season with the Braves, went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and two RBI.

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There's nothing quite like the grand opening of a new baseball stadium.

CHICAGO - Andrew McCutchen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in a five-run seventh inning that led Pittsburgh over Chicago.

The Braves see the complex as a place fans can be entertained before and after games. He gave up two earned runs in 5 2/3 innings in his first start, a loss to Dodgers. "But I battled the whole game".

It will be the first real test of the suburban park's ability to accommodate Atlanta's traffic.

Padres: RHP Trevor Cahill (back) is on track to return from the 10-day disabled list Sunday.

Snitker on opening SunTrust Park with a win: "It was great".

"We think it's the exact right size and there's something here for everybody - lots of different, what we like to call nearly 'neighborhoods, ' different ways to experience the game", he said.

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