ATLANTA (AP) - Braves rookie Jason Heyward has a swollen right
knee and is not starting against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The right fielder hurt his knee while making a diving catch in
Houston this week. He did not have immediate swelling and continued
Melky Cabrera is replacing him in right field. Heyward says he
may be able to start Monday.
Heyward is hitting .259 with 12 homers and 51 RBIs. He missed 13
games earlier this season with a thumb injury that prevented him
from playing in the All-Star game. He was voted onto the team as a