Category: ‘Injuries’

Dan Uggla Start Atlanta Braves Minor League Rehab Stint Monday
August 26th, 2013 at 7:47 AM
Atlanta Braves second baseman Dan Uggla will start a two-game minor league rehab stint Monday, reports, as he comes back from LASIK eye surgery. Uggla will report to Triple-A Gwinnett for two games before returning to Atlanta for Wednesday's game against the Cleveland Indians. After hitting .186 with 146 strikeouts in...

Atlanta Braves Remain Calm with Brandon Beachy’s Elbow
August 25th, 2013 at 12:30 AM
When Brandon Beachy went on the disabled list with discomfort in his right elbow five starts after Tommy John surgery, it seemed logical to panic. But the Atlanta Braves aren't looking at it that way. In fact, the situation is strikingly similar to that of former Brave John Smoltz, who was...

Atlanta Braves Starter Brandon Beachy Returns to Disabled List
August 23rd, 2013 at 8:46 PM
The Atlanta Braves placed starting pitcher Brandon Beachy on the 15-day disabled list on Friday due to tightness in his pitching elbow. Beachy underwent Tommy John surgery in June 2012 and returned to the rotation in late July 2013 following a lengthy rehabilitation. Outfielder Todd Cunningham was called up from Triple-A...

Atlanta Braves Get Best Case Scenario in Jason Heyward’s Surgery on Broken Jaw
August 23rd, 2013 at 8:01 AM
The good news is that Jason Heyward didn't have to have his fractured jaw wired shut, instead getting metal plates on the right side of his face and on his chin, Dave O'Brien tweets. He may be able to return to the Atlanta Braves as soon as late September.   #Braves Heyward...

Dan Uggla Hoping for August 28 Return for Atlanta Braves
August 22nd, 2013 at 9:49 PM
Atlanta Braves second baseman Dan Uggla is eyeing a return to the field next week after being placed on the disabled list to undergo laser eye surgery last Friday. Uggla took batting practice on Tuesday in Atlanta and has traveled with the team to St. Louis for more BP before returning...