Williams opens spring strong
Wigginton homers off Glavine, but Astros fall in ninth
BRAVES 7, ASTROS 5
at Kissimmee, Fla.
Saturday, March 1
The Astros will send a split squad up Highway 192 to face Atlanta at 1:05 p.m. Sunday at Disney's Wide World of Sports. Brandon Backe will make his first start of the spring against Atlanta left-hander Mike Hampton. Chris Sampson, Geoff Geary and Chad Paronto will also make the trip. Rafael Soriano, Zach Shreiber, Phil Stockman and Chris Resop will follow Hampton to the hill.
Jim Molony is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.