Jhoulys Chacin will be the initial out-getter for your Suburban Phoenix Nine this afternoon, but all eyes will be on someone else today as Jimmy Nelson makes his return to the mound in a competitive environment for the first time since September 8, 2017.
The #Brewers dugout will be full today when Jimmy Nelson takes mound in first Cactus League game since shoulder surgery in 2017. Whole team will be there to support him. Counsell: "It's an important day for Jimmy. Everybody knows how hard he has worked to get here."— Tom (@Haudricourt) March 11, 2019
The Cactus Crew are now above .500 at 9-8 this month. 17 days from Opening Day, here’s today’s lineup:
Today’s lineup against the White Sox in Phoenix to be heard on @620wtmj at 3:05pm CT:— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) March 11, 2019
Cain - CF
Yelich - RF
Braun - LF
Shaw - DH
Moustakas - 2B
Thames - 1B
Piña - C
Pérez - SS
Spangenberg - 3B
Chacín - P#CactusCrew pic.twitter.com/qDagfOz7K4
First pitch is at 3:05 p.m. CDT — with Arizona not observing Daylight Saving Time, most game times will be at 3:05 instead of 2:05 here in Wisconsin for the rest of camp. You can follow along on the radio.