- Associated Press - Thursday, March 31, 2011

A list of firsts from the 2011 major league season on Thursday:

_ Pitch: A called strike, from Washington’s Livan Hernandez to Atlanta’s Martin Prado at 1:11 p.m. EDT at Nationals Park.

_ Hit: Chipper Jones, a double for the Braves.

_ Run: Jones, who scored on a single by Brian McCann.

_ Home Run: Jason Heyward of the Braves, off Hernandez.

_ Strikeout: CC Sabathia of the Yankees fanned Detroit leadoff man Austin Jackson.