User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
Uggla activated from DL after eye surgery

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves have activated second baseman Dan Uggla from the disabled list, two weeks after he underwent eye surgery.

Advertisement
Uggla is in the lineup, batting sixth, for Wednesday night's game against the Cleveland Indians. He rejoined the roster after playing two rehab games for Triple-A Gwinnett, where he went 2-for-7 with a homer but also struck out four times.

The Braves optioned outfielder Todd Cunningham to Gwinnett.

Uggla went on the disabled list Aug. 13 to undergo the Lasik procedure. At the time, he was hitting only .186 with an NL-leading 146 strikeouts and had battled eye problems all season. The first-place Braves hope improved vision will make Uggla a more potent threat heading into the playoffs.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2016
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Syndergaard ejected for throwing at Utley
Posey hit two 3-R HRs, Giants beat Rockies
Blue Jays walk off past Red Sox, 10-9
Braves lock up first home series win
Reds snap 11-game skid, beat Brewers
Cubs beat Phillies, 'under' cashes
Rangers activate Darvish from DL
Blue Jays place Tulowitzki on DL
Giants place Cain on 15-day disabled list
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
4-0 Run, 20-3 L23, +2,294 TY
10-0 G-Plays, 30-16 +1,416 L46
11-6 L2 Days, 8-2 L10 G-Plays
3-0 Y'day, 13-3 G-Plays, +2,200 TY
6-2 L8, 14-4 L18, 26-8 +1,934 L34
4-1 Last 5 Guarantees
8-3 L11, 26-12 Guarantees TY
7-3, +430 Last 10 Guarantees
4-2 Record Last 4 Days
24-10 L34 Guaranteed Plays
9-2 Last 11 MLB Totals
3-0 MLB Record Friday
+1,214 Net Profits This Year
2-0 Y'day, 14-5 L19 Selections
6-1 L7, 12-4 +865 G-Plays
5-0, +524 Win Streak
VegasInsider.com Gold Membership
2016 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
John Fisher + 2294
Micah Roberts + 2200
Antony Dinero + 1512
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 1412
Bill Marzano + 751
John Fisher + 713
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
NeiltheGreek + 1264
Antony Dinero + 1244
Michael Black + 595
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Antony Dinero + 2282
Jim Feist + 1709
Micah Roberts + 1365
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Micah Roberts + 1694
Antony Dinero + 1391
Jim Feist + 1253
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Jimmy Boyd + 1439
Joe Nelson + 1167
Michael Black + 917
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership