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Braves place Sobotka on IL, recall Grant Dayton from Gwinnett

Atlanta continues, amid injuries and ineffectiveness, to search for solutions in their tumultuous bullpen.

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The Braves announced today that relief pitcher Chad Sobotka has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a right abdominal strain. The right-hander has battled control issues from the outset of the season, posting an 8.25 ERA, 6.55 FIP, and 6.8 BB/9. Replacing Sobotka will be left-hander Grant Dayton, who has previous major league experience with the Dodgers.

Dayton last appeared in a major league game in 2017, posting a 4.94 ERA in 29 appearances.

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