Braden Looper will start today against All-Star Chad Billingsley and the Dodgers who had interest in him during the offseason. Hopefully he can show LA why they wanted him in the first place.
Follow the jump for bullpen conditions and more!
The lineup features grit on top, a lack of Hart, and Hardy gritting his teeth:
The bullpen is relatively usable tonight, if lacking its usual caffeine content:
pitched one inning (15 pitches) yesterday and two (38 pitches) on Wednesday.
pitched 1 inning (26 pitches) Wednesday night.
threw five pitches yesterday.
hasn't pitched since Tuesday.
threw seven pitches last night.
pitched one inning (25 pitches) yesterday.
hasn't pitched since Sunday.
Friday's game thread is now open.