Julio Teheran, Braves
The rookie righthander took a three-hit shutout into the ninth inning, and held the Twins to 0-for-4 with runners in scoring position.
BY THE NUMBERS
14 Strikes among Caleb Thielbar’s first 15 major-league pitches, including all eight in the seventh inning
0 Strikeouts by Joe Mauer, breaking his career-high streak of 16 consecutive game with a whiff
0-4 Twins’ all-time record in Atlanta: 0-3 in 1991 World Series, and 0-1 so far in this series
Righthander Mike Pelfrey returns to the National League, but he’s 2-5 with a 6.75 ERA in Turner Field.