Backe solid, but Astros fall to Braves
Righty tosses two scoreless innings in split-squad game
BRAVES 6, ASTROS 4
at Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Sunday, March 2
Up next: The Astros will send Wandy Rodriguez to the mound in Kissimmee, Fla., on Monday at 12:05 p.m. CT when they host the Yankees, who will start Mike Mussina. The Braves will travel to Port St. Lucie, Fla., to face the Mets on Monday at 12:05 p.m. Jo-Jo Reyes will start for Atlanta and Mike Pelfrey is scheduled to start for New York.
Mark Bowman is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.