Bryce Elder

Bryce Elder

Height: 6-2
Weight: 220 lbs
Age: 24
Atlanta Braves

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RotowireBryce Elder: Called up ahead of start

Atlanta recalled Elder from Triple-A Gwinnett ahead of his scheduled start Monday against the Marlins at Truist Park.

Source: Rotowire
Monday, Apr 22, 2024

The ScoreMRI reveals Braves' Strider has damaged UCL in elbow

Atlanta Braves ace Spencer Strider underwent an MRI on Saturday, which revealed damage to the UCL in his right elbow, the team announced.He'll be evaluated by Dr. Keith Meister at a date yet to be determined."It wasn't good," Braves manager Brian Snitker said of Strider's MRI, per The Athletic's David O'Brien.Strider struggled during an outing Friday while dealing with elbow discomfort. He allowed five runs on seven hits with four strikeouts and three walks across four innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks.The 25-year-old's velocity was down from his first outing of the season. His average fastball Friday dropped by 1.3 mph compared to his start against the Philadelphia Phillies.Strider previously underwent Tommy John surgery in 2019, costing him the entire 2020 campaign.The Braves could turn to AJ Smith-Shawver or Bryce Elder as potential replacements in the rotation for Strider.Copyright © 2024 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.

Source: The Score
Saturday, Apr 6, 2024