Medlen suffered a forearm injury Sunday and the Braves are preparing as if Medlen will have to miss significant time, though more will be known after Tuesday's evaluation. With Brandon Beachy also suffering an injury Monday and Mike Minor attempting to be ready for the beginning of the regular season after offseason surgery, the Braves rotation is looking pretty thin.Analysis:
Pacheco has been battling shoulder fatigue this spring, and Monday's hit was his first in three at-bats. He hadn't played since March 1 before Monday's 1-for-1 performance.Analysis:
McGill recorded two outs Monday without giving up a hit or a walk, and he finishes his spring with one earned run in 5 2/3 innings along with six strikeouts and two walks.
Boscan went 1 for 4 with two walks in five games, while Frias surrendered three earned runs on four hits and one walk without recording an out Monday, leaving him with a 15.00 ERA. Harris went 0 for 1 Monday and finishes camp 3 for 19 with three walks. Robinson also went 0 for 1 Monday and ends his spring 8 for 23 with one home run.Analysis:
It was Grandal's first appearance of the spring as he continues to recover from knee surgery, which ended his 2013 season prematurely. The team will continue to move cautiously with his recovery as he aims to be ready for opening day.Analysis:
"I threw a lot of strikes, made my pitches," Morales told MLB.com. "Sometimes you miss your pitch, and that's when you get hit."
Morales didn't allowed an earned run in five innings over his first two appearances before taking the loss Monday. He owns a 3.68 ERA and 9:2 K:BB ratio in 7 1/3 innings this spring.Analysis:
"[Cashner] had good velocity and good movement to his two-seamer," manager Bud Black told MLB.com. "He did a good job keeping the ball down with his two-seamer."
Cashner is 2-0 over three outings and has yet to allow a run or a walk this spring while striking out six batters and surrendering eight hits.Analysis:
The Tigers could be a potential fit for the left-handed bat after Andy Dirks underwent surgery Monday. Schierholtz went 0 for 3 in Monday's game against the Giants and is 4 for 16 with one home run, two RBI and two walks this spring.Analysis:
"I used all of my pitches and built my pitch count up to 69," Ryu told MLB.com. "Overall, I'm very satisfied with my command, everything was down in the zone."
Ryu has surrendered three earned runs in 11 innings of work this spring, striking out seven and walking three while allowing just one home run.Analysis:
Bailey owns a 4.00 ERA through nine innings over three starts while striking out seven and walking two this spring.Analysis:
Hall threw two shutout innings in two appearances this spring, giving up two hits while walking one and striking out one. Shackelford allowed three hits over three scoreless innings and did not accrue any strikeouts or walks in his two appearances.Analysis: