Category: ‘Injuries’

Atlanta Braves’ Mike Foltynewicz Hospitalized with Blood Clots
September 21st, 2015 at 8:28 AM
Atlanta Braves rookie pitcher Mike Foltynewicz has had a time of it lately. He was taken to the emergency room on Friday with swelling and redness in his right arm and remained in the hospital Sunday with blood clots in his arm, reports. ***PHOTO1*** For their part, the Braves' official statement...

Atlanta Braves’ Manny Banuelos Has Bone Spur Removed from Elbow
September 17th, 2015 at 9:46 PM
Atlanta Braves lefty pitcher Manny Banuelos dodged a bullet this week. The 2012 Tommy John recipient had been bothered off and on by elbow discomfort all season, but it was just a bone spur that Dr. James Andrews removed in an operation Thursday, reports. Banuelos had the bothersome elbow examined...

Mike Foltynewicz Nearing Return to Atlanta Braves from Pneumonia
September 16th, 2015 at 3:30 PM
Atlanta Braves rookie pitcher MIke Foltynewicz has admittedly had a pretty rough year, but it doesn't get much worse than fighting through a case of pneumonia. The Braves officially activated Foltynewicz from the 15-day disabled list and expect him to return to bullpen action next week, reports. Though Foltynewicz has...

Atlanta Braves Expected to Shut Down Manny Banuelos
September 10th, 2015 at 2:24 PM
Atlanta Braves lefty Manny Banuelos will likely be shut down for the 2015 season after battling elbow issues for most of the season, reports. ***PHOTO1*** Banuelos only made two starts after a disabled list that had kept him out since late July, and now he's on his way to visit the...

Jonny Venters Needs a Third Tommy John Surgery
August 29th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
When the Atlanta Braves shut down Jonny Venters in his second Tommy John rehab earlier this week, it seemed reasonable to fear the worst. Those fears were confirmed for Venters, who was diagnosed with a torn UCL again and faces his third Tommy John surgery. ***PHOTO1*** Venters already had Tommy John surgery...