Sunday, February 7, 2016
Atlanta Braves Open Season On A High Note
The Atlanta Braves opened the 1981 season by taking two of three games from the visiting Cincinnati Reds.
Game one saw the Braves scoring five runs in the first inning rolling to a 7-1 victory. Game two saw the Braves’ Gaylord Perry control Reds hitters while the Braves scored four runs on twelve hits to earn a 4-1 victory. Game three saw the Reds earn their first victory of the new season, downing the Braves 3-2 in ten innings.