Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder Jason
Heyward from the 15-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against the Los
Heyward has been sidelined since undergoing an emergency appendectomy on April
22 in Denver. The 23-year-old is hitting .121 with two home runs and five RBI
in 17 games this season.
To create a roster spot for Heyward, the club placed reliever Jordan Walden on
the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation. The right-hander is
1-1 with a 4.85 ERA in 14 games for Atlanta this season.
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