Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The Atlanta Braves activated outfielder
B.J. Upton from the 15-day disabled list and placed catcher Gerald Laird on
Upton has been on the disabled list since July 14 with a right adductor
strain. He was hitting .177 with 10 doubles, eight homers and 20 RBI before
Laird, who had a kidney stone removed on Wednesday, is batting .293 with one
homer and 11 RBI in 28 games this season. The move is retroactive to July 26.
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