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Live Blog: Giants vs. Braves

NLDS Game 4 in Atlanta



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    Join the conversation with NBC Bay Area’s live blog of Giants vs. Braves NLDS Game 4.

    Giants rookie Madison Bumgarner gets the start in Atlanta tonight. The Braves are sending Game 1 starter Derek Lowe to the mound.

    Tim Lincecum will be ready for a possible Game 5 -- or the opener of the NL championship series against two-time defending NL champion Philadelphia, which advanced with a sweep of Cincinnati.

    If the first three games of this series are any indication -- all were decided by one run -- it should be another nail-biter Monday night.

    Giants manager Bruce Bochy and his players are used to it. "They call it Giants baseball torture," the manager said. "It's the way we play, a lot of tight games. If we play enough of them, guys get accustomed to it. They know how big every pitch, every play, every at-bat is."

    Follow along and chat with us here with this Game 4 live blog.