VIDEO ADVISORY: Nationals Best Braves in Divisional Matchup at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Next video scheduled for March 13 against the reigning AL Central champion Detroit Tigers 

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (March 6, 2015) – The Atlanta Braves (1-2) continued the first week of their spring training game schedule with a 9-8 loss to the division foe Washington Nationals (2-0) at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on Friday, March 6.

Left-hander Alex Wood took the mound for the Braves in his first start of the spring and surrendered two runs in two innings of work. Shortstop Pedro Ciriaco hit the team’s first homerun of the spring on a solo shot in the third inning, then first baseman Freddie Freeman added a two-run homerun in the fifth. Nationals pitcher Jordan Zimmermann threw two innings for the visiting club, surrendering just one hit and no earned runs, while outfielder Tyler Moore clubbed a two-run homerun and three RBI triple in the win.

Video from one more Atlanta Braves spring training game will be provided for media use by Disney Sports this spring. Each video feed will include game highlights and player interviews, and will be made available for download via a Relay link and at www.DisneySportsNews.com. The list of games includes:

  Date Time Opponent Download Link
Wed., March 4 1:05 p.m. New York Mets http://tinyurl.com/lbc8kmo

Game b-roll and sound

Friday, March 6 1:05 p.m. Washington Nationals http://tinyurl.com/ovjbzuh

Game b-roll and sound

Friday, March 13 1:05 p.m. Detroit Tigers Link provided day of game

NOTE: Media are allowed to view and shoot workouts, and interview players during designated media interview times. For additional information and to apply for media credentials, please contact Adrienne Midgley in the Braves Media Relations Department at Adrienne.Midgley@braves.com.

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