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Atlanta Braves’ Dan Uggla Has Successful LASIK Surgery

August 17th, 2013 at 8:44 PM
By Cody Fields

Dan Uggla can finally see. A day after the Atlanta Braves second baseman had LASIK eye surgery, he was back at Turner Field hitting off a tee, Kevin McAlpin tweets.


Uggla had the laser eye procedure done Friday to correct his vision to an astounding 20-15. He has struggled all season since being diagnosed with astigmatism during Spring Training.

This season has by far been Uggla's toughest. He's hit a Major League-worst .186 with 146 strikeouts, though he has also hit 21 homers.


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Tags: Atlanta, Atlanta Braves, Baseball, Dan Uggla, LASIK, MLB, Turner Field

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