Top pitching prospect
is expected to make his MLB debut against the Expos this weekend. His stats at Myrtle Beach (High A), Greenville (AA), and Richmond (AAA) are below:
Meanwhile, shortstop Rafael Furcal was arrested for speeding and DUI for driving 88 MPH in a 55 MPH zone with a B.A.C. of .127, more than 50% higher than Georgia's legal limit of .08. The DUI violated Furcal's probation from a previous DUI that was set to end October 29. Not in the Braves' lineup Friday night, it is unclear how Furcal's infraction will affect the team.