Category: ‘Injuries’

Brian McCann Rests Sore Knee Second Straight Day, Atlanta Braves not Concerned
August 11th, 2013 at 6:21 PM
Brian McCann sat out a second straight game Sunday with a sore right knee, but the Atlanta Braves aren't too concerned about it. McCann's knee actually started bothering him before Friday's game, when he went 2-for-4 with a homer, but he notified Fredi Gonzalez after the game. That led to him...

Atlanta Braves Offseason Moves Key to Successful Season
August 11th, 2013 at 10:07 AM
The Atlanta Braves began their busy offseason on November 1, 2012 when former Brave, Jordan Schafer, returned to the team after being claimed off waivers from the Houston Astros. Later that month, David Ross’ departure led to the signing of backup catcher Gerald Laird and the Braves also bolstered their...

Atlanta Braves’ Jordan Walden Won’t Need DL Stint After Being Hit with Comebacker
August 11th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Atlanta Braves reliever Jordan Walden added injury to insult when he was hit in his pitching hand with a comebacker in Atlanta's 1-0 loss to the Miami Marlins on Saturday, but he thankfully won't need a stint on the disabled list. Walden completed two thirds of an inning, taking the loss...

Atlanta Braves Likely to Activate Gerald Laird from Disabled List Sunday
August 10th, 2013 at 9:08 PM
After going hitless in his first minor league rehab game Friday, Gerald Laird opted to play another rehab game Saturday and will likely be activated from the disabled list Sunday, Dave O'Brien reports. Laird went 0-for-3 but threw out an attempted base stealer for Triple-A Gwinnett in his first game action...

Jordan Schafer Returns to Atlanta Braves; Jose Constanza to Triple-A Gwinnett
August 10th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Jordan Schafer is set to return from the 15-day disabled list to the Atlanta Braves this Saturday, just in time for the second game of the three-game home series with the Miami Marlins. Copyright  2011mrzeising Jordan Schafer sustained an ankle injury in late June, after a foul tip off his ankle which led...