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B.J. Upton Goes Hitless in First Atlanta Braves Rehab Start

July 31st, 2013 at 8:23 PM
By Cody Fields

B.J. Upton did pretty much exactly what he did before he got hurt. The Atlanta Braves center fielder went hitless in his first minor league rehab start with Triple-A Gwinnett.

Upton, recovering from a strained right adductor muscle, went 0-for-3 with a strikeout, flyout and groundout while batting lead-off for Gwinnett against the Charlotte Knights.

As far as lineups are concerned, Upton should keep his Major League-worst .177 batting average in the minors a while longer.

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