Snit says Acuña won’t play tomorrow— Mark Bowman (@mlbbowman) May 27, 2022
Acuña’s injury was originally classified as a Grade 1 quad strain; he is day-to-day.
Despite missing Tyler Matzek and Luke Jackson, the Braves bullpen remains the best in the game, leading the league in strikeouts per 9IP, fWAR, and FIP.
The Braves diminished their chances of a win streak after a 4-1 loss to the Phillies.
It was a Wednesday to forget for the Braves minor league teams.
MLB teams will be allowed to carry 14 pitchers on their roster until June 19. Initially, teams could not carry more than 13 pitchers after May 30.
The Marlins acquired utility player Luke Williams after the Giants designated him for assignment last week. Williams made his Major League debut last season, slashing .245/.315/.316 in 58 games.
The Royals placed LHP Amir Garrett and OF Kyle Isbel on the IL. There was no context on their injuries, which suggests that they are headed to the COVID-related list.
The Yankees signed righty Shane Greene to a minor league deal on Thursday. The former Brave has 24 career wins.