Braves Vs. Rockies Lineups: Jason Giambi Draws Usual Sunday Start

The Colorado Rockies are close to being on the wrong end of a three-game sweep, but they can turn things around on Sunday afternoon should they defeat the Atlanta Braves. The lineup is out and it still packs a punch. The only real change for the day is the as expected start of Jason Giambi at first base. Todd Helton has received Sundays off this season to give provide him with more rest. Ramon Hernandez, who sat out Saturday's game after catching 11 innings on Friday night, is back in the lineup.

Here is the Rockies' lineup:

2B Marco Scutaro
3B Jonathan Herrera
LF Carlos Gonzalez
SS Troy Tulowitzki
1B Jason Giambi
RF Michael Cuddyer
C Ramon Hernandez
CF Dexter Fowler
P Juan Nicasio

And here is the Braves' lineup:

CF Michael Bourn
LF Martin Prado
1B Freddie Freeman
2B Dan Uggla
3B Juan Francisco
C David Ross
SS Tyler Pastornicky
P Brandon Beachy

For more on these teams, visit Rockies blog Purple Row and Braves blog Talking Chop. Head over to Baseball Nation and MLB Daily Dish for more news and notes around the majors.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Denver

You must be a member of SB Nation Denver to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Denver. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.