As the final day of the changes approaches, many teams are looking closely at left-handed Braves Jaime Garcia as a potential choice.
Garcia started this season pitching well, leaving an EFE of 3.16 in his first 12 starts. Although he has recently had problems, 23 allowed runs in the last 22 innings pitched, which has left him looking to improve against D-backs in the final game of the series at Sun Trust Park.
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Arizona will feature Zack Godley, who has pitched well in the absence of Shelby Miller (Tommy John surgery) with a 2.58 ERA this season.
In its last start, Godley neutralized the leaders of the National League, the Dodgers by 5 2/3 innings. He allowed one run and struck out six batters in the D-backs 1-0 loss.
Three things you should know about this game:
Garcia is 4-1 and 4.00 EFE in seven starts in his career against Arizona.
Godley has a 2.9 WAR replacing Miller in the rotation.
According to Statcast, Arizona first baseman Paul Glodschmidt has solidly connected his 30-ball bat to Friday, taking 4.16 percent of range with the solid part of the bat, being ninth best in the majors.