Braves' projected Opening Day lineup

Braves' projected Opening Day lineup
The Braves open their season Monday against the Phillies in Atlanta as Tim Hudson faces Cole Hamels at 7:10 p.m. ET. Below is the Braves' projected Opening Day lineup.

1. SS: Andrelton Simmons
2. RF: Jason Heyward
3. LF: Justin Upton
4. 1B: Freddie Freeman
5. CF: B.J. Upton
6. 2B: Dan Uggla
7. 3B: Chris Johnson
8. C: Gerald Laird
9. SP: Tim Hudson