Mike Sheets highlights some of the best options for the final week of Segment 1 of Baseball Challenge.
The Braves will lose power-hitting catcher Evan Gattis for at least two weeks after an MRI revealed a bulging thoracic disk.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes that when the Washington Nationals shut down Stephen Strasburg in another month or so, the Atlanta Braves will be in a good position to take over the NL East.
The Atlanta Braves have lost two regulars for at least two weeks by placing All-Star catcher Brian McCann and outfielder Jordan Schafer on the 15-day disabled list.
Alfonso Soriano left the Cubs game on Wednesday after being hit by a pitch.