Tagged: ‘Jon Niese’

Jason Heyward Nearing Return to Atlanta Braves Lineup
September 19th, 2013 at 10:59 AM
Jason Heyward took his first session of live batting practice on the Atlanta Braves' most recent trip to Washington, as they took on the Nationals for their final series of the regular season. After moving to the lead-off spot, Heyward helped the Braves to a 19-4 record, while maintaining a .341...

Jason Heyward to Take Batting Practice with Atlanta Braves Friday
September 9th, 2013 at 8:37 PM
Good news abounds with Jason Heyward. The Atlanta Braves outfielder had his braces and rubber bands removed from his mouth today, and he is expected to take batting practice with the team on Friday, Kevin McAlpin reports.   Frank Wren says Jason Heyward will take BP on Friday. #Braves — Kevin McAlpin (@KevinMcAlpin)...

Jason Heyward Could Be Back with Atlanta Braves Next Week
September 7th, 2013 at 8:37 AM
Jason Heyward had a good outcome to his meeting with doctors Friday; a follow up appointment Monday will help clarify how soon he can rejoin the Atlanta Braves, and that could be as soon as next week, reports. ***VIDEO1*** Heyward has been out since Aug. 21 since having his jaw broken...

Jason Heyward Resumes Light Baseball Activities for Atlanta Braves
September 3rd, 2013 at 8:44 PM
It'll still be a while before Jason Heyward can rejoin the Atlanta Braves after his broken jaw, but the outfielder has been cleared to resume light baseball activities, multiple sources report.   Just watching Jason Heyward play a little catch with the Upton brothers on the field. #Braves #goodnews — Jim Powell...

Jason Heyward Cleared to Start Light Conditioning
August 30th, 2013 at 10:07 PM
Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward was cleared by doctors to start light conditioning, Dave O'Brien reports. Heyward spent 30 minutes on an elliptical machine on Friday in the first vaguely rigorous activity rigorous activity since having his jaw broken by Jon Niese on Aug. 21. He had surgery to insert two metal...