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Braves Vs. Rays: Game 2 Lineups Announced

The Atlanta Braves and Tampa Bay Rays lineups for Saturday's game have been announced. As reported earlier in the day, Chipper Jones is out for the rest of the series against Tampa, which he's historically hit well against, so Juan Francisco will fill in at third base.

Randall Delgado takes the mound for the Braves, facing Alex Cobb in the pitching duel.

Here is a look at the lineups for both teams:

Atlanta Braves

1. Michael Bourn (L) CF
2. Martin Prado (R) LF
3. Freddie Freeman (L) 1B
4. Dan Uggla (R) 2B
5. Brian McCann (L) C
6. Jason Heyward (L) RF
7. Juan Francisco (L) 3B
8. Eric Hinske (L) DH
9. Tyler Pastornicky (R) SS

Tampa Bay Rays

1. Ben Zobrist (S) RF
2. B.J. Upton (R) CF
3. Matt Joyce (L) LF
4. Carlos Pena (L) 1B
5. Luke Scott (L) DH
6. Sean Rodriguez (R) 3B
7. Will Rhymes (L) 2B
8. Elliot Johnson (S) SS
9. Chris Gimenez (R) C

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Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.