The Braves lost to the Nationals 8-4 in West Palm Beach on Wednesday afternoon, but Acuna destroyed opposing pitching for the third consecutive day. The Braves’ phenom was 3-for-3 with two RBIs, including a double and a triple off Patrick Corbin. That comes after back-to-back days with a home run.
Ozzie Albies had two hits and a pair of RBIs himself. Dansby Swanson was 1-for-3 and scored twice. Johan Camargo was 0-for-4 with three strikeouts, while Adam Duvall – competing for a spot on the bench – was 0-for-3 with a walk.