The Los Angeles Dodgers recalled starting pitcher Walker Buehler ahead of Friday's game against the San Diego Padres.
Buehler, 23, has already made two starts this season,
striking, out 11 batters with just two runs allowed in 10 innings.
Though Buehler has been sent back down to the minors after both his previous starts,
he has the chance to remain in Los Angeles' rotation this time
around with Ryu Hyun-jin sidelined until after the All-Star break with a groin injury.
Buehler, the 12th-ranked prospect on MLB.com, has an upper-90s fastball and nasty curveball.
Braves send SS Swanson to the 10-day DL
Dansby Swanson is battling a wrist injury in a blow to the Atlanta Braves in MLB.
The Atlanta Braves sent shortstop Dansby Swanson to the 10-day disabled list with left wrist inflammation.
In a corresponding move, Atlanta recalled outfielder Preston Tucker from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Swanson, 24, a former top prospect, struggled last year – his first full MLB season – but had shown
led by Ronald Acuna Jr., Ozzie Albies, Sean Newcomb and Swanson