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Atlanta Braves Activate Reed Johnson from Disabled List, Still not 100 Percent
September 11th, 2013 at 7:57 AM
The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder Reed Johnson from the disabled list just before Tuesday's win over the Miami Marlins, but he's still only available in emergency situations. Johnson, who has been out since July 29, has been hitting and throwing for several weeks, but his Achilles tendinitis has largely prevented him from...

Atlanta Braves’ Dan Uggla Homers in Second Minor League Rehab Game
August 28th, 2013 at 8:27 AM
Dan Uggla kept up his routine of striking out, but he also collected a single and a homer for Triple-A Gwinnett on Tuesday. He is expected to be activated from the disabled list by the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. After striking out looking in the first and third innings, Uggla pounded...

Atlanta Braves to Get Update on Brandon Beachy Tuesday
August 27th, 2013 at 8:33 AM
The Atlanta Braves and their medical staff will meet with Dr. James Andrews about Brandon Beachy's sore elbow on Tuesday, Mark Bowman tweets. Bowman says the fact that Andrews didn't go ahead and tell the Braves what was happening on Monday is a good sign.   The Braves will not have a...

Atlanta Braves Still Haven’t Placed Timetable on Reed Johnson’s Return
August 14th, 2013 at 6:08 PM
The Atlanta Braves still don't know when Reed Johnson will return from the disabled list. The veteran outfielder is suffering from Achilles tendonitis, and though he can hit, he still can't run, Dave O'Brien tweets. Johnson was placed on the 15-day DL July 30 when his nagging Achilles tendon finally decided...

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...

Gerald Laird Hitless in Atlanta Braves Minor League Rehab Game
August 9th, 2013 at 9:19 PM
Gerald Laird went hitless in a minor league rehab game with Triple-A Gwinnett on Friday. The Atlanta Braves are expected to activate their backup catcher Saturday. Laird went 0-for-3, putting the ball in play in each of his at-bats. He also caught Pete Orr of the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs stealing. The...

Jordan Schafer Struggling in Atlanta Braves Minor League Rehab Assignment
August 9th, 2013 at 8:18 AM
Jordan Schafer is having a rough time of it at the moment. The Atlanta Braves outfielder has struggled at the plate over his week-long minor league rehab assignment with Triple-A Gwinnett. Thursday's game saw Schafer go 0-for-5 with a strikeout, bringing his average down to .071 (2-for-28) in seven games. If...

Atlanta Braves’ Paul Maholm Throws Bullpen Session: Injury Update
August 6th, 2013 at 8:34 AM
Paul Maholm threw a bullpen session Sunday for the first time since going on the disabled list with a bruised left wrist. The Atlanta Braves' lefty was actually eligible to come off the DL Monday, but the club still projects him to need another week to 10 days, ajc.com reports. Maholm...

Atlanta Braves Place Gerald Laird on Disabled List, Activate B.J. Upton
August 3rd, 2013 at 3:54 PM
The Atlanta Braves have activated B.J. Upton from the disabled list after recovering from his strained right adductor muscle. To make room for him on the roster, the Braves placed Gerald Laird on the 15-day DL in his recovery from a kidney stone removal procedure, braves.com reports. ***VIDEO1*** Upton has spent the...

Atlanta Braves’ B.J. Upton to Begin Minor League Rehab Stint Wednesday
July 31st, 2013 at 8:18 AM
Atlanta Braves center fielder B.J. Upton is scheduled to begin a minor league rehab stint with Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday, ajc.com reports. Upton has been out since June 12 with a strained right adductor muscle. He is currently scheduled to play in three rehab games, working up from two at-bats to...

Paul Maholm Plays Catch, Atlanta Braves Still Haven’t Placed Him on Disabled List
July 28th, 2013 at 8:49 PM
Paul Maholm knows he'll end up on the disabled list eventually, but he did play catch for the second straight day after being forced from his July 20 start early with a left wrist contusion, braves.com reports. ***VIDEO1*** Maholm was originally going to go on the disabled list on Thursday to make...

B.J. Upton Feeling Better, but No Date Set for Return
July 24th, 2013 at 10:10 AM
B.J. Upton is feeling loads better after straining his right adductor muscle July 12 on a diving catch attempt, braves.com reports. The Atlanta Braves haven't put a timetable on his return, though Upton is eligible to come off the disabled list Saturday. Upton was cleared to start jogging on Monday and...

Atlanta Braves’ Evan Gattis Gets First Hit of Minor League Rehab Stint
July 13th, 2013 at 10:36 PM
Evan Gattis finally got a hit in his last at-bat with Triple-A Gwinnett in Saturday's 7-0 loss to the Durham Bulls. The Atlanta Braves catcher is now 1-for-8 in his minor league rehab stint. Gattis went 0-for-4 on Friday with two strikeouts and carried an 0-for-3 with a strikeout into the ninth inning...

Evan Gattis Still Knocking Off Rust in First Atlanta Braves Rehab Game
July 13th, 2013 at 10:52 AM
Evan Gattis saw his first game action since the Atlanta Braves placed him on the disabled list June 18 with a strained oblique. It was also the first time he played for Triple-A Gwinnett in his career, since he went straight from Double-A in 2012 to the bigs in 2013. ***VIDEO1*** Still...

Evan Gattis Nears Return, Takes Batting Practice with Atlanta Braves
July 10th, 2013 at 4:19 PM
Evan Gattis took batting practice Wednesday for the first time since being placed on the disabled list by the Atlanta Braves with a strained oblique three weeks ago, ajc.com reports. Gattis reportedly hit at least a dozen balls out at Marlins Park in Miami, and he didn't feel any ill effects of...

Atlanta Braves’ Evan Gattis Resumes Baseball Activities
July 4th, 2013 at 6:53 PM
The Atlanta Braves took a step closer to getting Evan Gattis back on Thursday. Kevin McAlpin tweeted that Gattis took about 20 light swings in the batting cage at Turner Field.   Gattis: "I took about 20 swings off the tee. It felt pretty good, still really light, nice and easy swings"...

Atlanta Braves Place Jordan Schafer on Disabled List, Promote Joey Terdoslavich
July 4th, 2013 at 3:26 PM
The Atlanta Braves finally caved on the Jordan Schafer situation, placing the outfielder on the 15-day disabled list with an ankle contusion, ajc.com reports. The Braves called up Joey Terdoslavich from Triple-A Gwinnett to fill Schafer's spot. Even after five days, Schafer was having trouble running after fouling a ball off...

Atlanta Braves Interested in New York Yankees Reliever Joba Chamberlain
July 2nd, 2013 at 4:04 PM
The Atlanta Braves, as well as the San Francisco Giants, are interested in pursuing a trade for New York Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain, so reports the New York Post. The Braves are looking to add depth to their injury riddled bullpen. Braves scout Jim Fregosi saw Chamberlain throw a scoreless inning...

Still No Timetable Set for Evan Gattis’ Return to Atlanta Braves
July 2nd, 2013 at 10:16 AM
The Atlanta Braves placed Evan Gattis on the 15-day disabled list on June 18, but the rookie catcher still hasn't resumed baseball activities, braves.com reports. ***VIDEO1*** Gattis is eligible to come off the DL on Wednesday and told braves.com that he thought he could resume baseball activities on Tuesday, but the club...