Accounting for Adames' solo shot, four of the 30 cutters put in play against Morton this year have resulted in a home run. The cutter has accounted for just three of the 28 pitches he's thrown through two innings today. He threw the pitch just 8.1 percent of the time in July.
With his grand slam, Swanson now has the first 20-homer season by a Braves shortstop in 57 years
Swanson has hit six of his 19 homers within his past 16 games. He is bidding to become the first Braves shortstop w/ a 20-homer season since Denis Menke in 1964