Brian McCann passes third-base coach Brian Snitker after his first-inning homer. (Michael Perez/AP)
By Mark Bowman / MLB.com
Making his Braves debut on Opening Night, Derek Lowe tossed eight scoreless innings, allowing just two hits, while receiving plenty of support. Brian McCann, Jeff Francoeur and Jordan Schafer -- in his first Major League at-bat -- all went deep.
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