Jason Heyward News Archive
Heyward (thumb) could be used as a defensive replacement or as a pinch hitter in Friday's game, the Atlanta Journal Constitution's David O'Brien reports.
Heyward (thumb) is not in the lineup Friday.
X-rays on Heyward's left thumb were returned negative, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.
Heyward left Wednesday's game against the Nationals in the eighth inning with an apparent injury, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.
Heyward will bat fifth Saturday against the Rangers.
Heyward didn't record a hit Monday, but did manage to steal three bases after walking twice.
Heyward is not in the lineup Saturday in Cincinnati.
Heyward went 2-for-4 with a walk, RBI and pair of runs scored in Thursday's 8-0 win at Cincinnati.