William Contreras on Braves' bench Monday for Game 1
Atlanta Braves catcher William Contreras is not in the starting lineup for Game 1 of Monday's doubleheader against the New York Mets.
Kevan Smith will catch rookie Kyle Muller and hit eighth versus Mets ace Jacob deGrom. Contreras will likely catch Ian Anderson in Game 2.
Smith is averaging 4.7 FanDuel points per game this season and he has a $4,000 salary on Monday's one-game slate.
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- Rockies starting Elias Diaz at catcher on Friday July 30th, 2021
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- Adam Duvall batting fifth for Braves on Friday July 30th, 2021
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- Royals reportedly trade Jorge Soler to Atlanta before deadline July 30th, 2021
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- Braves acquiring Eddie Rosario from Indians for Pablo Sandoval July 30th, 2021
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