Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons is out of the lineup Wednesday against Minnesota.
Simmons has played in every game since April 8 and has started all but three. Ramiro Pena gets the start at shortstop for Atlanta.
Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons followed Evan Gattis' two-run homer in the eighth inning Saturday against the Dodgers with a solo home run in a 3-1 comeback win. Simmons' fifth home run extended his hitting streak to four games.
Despite Simmons' modest hitting streak, he's batting .132 (5 for 38) in his last nine games since producing a season-high four hits May 8. His batting average has gone from...