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Cole Hamels, having successfully thrown a bullpen session, will throw live BP on Sunday. Hamels has been sidelined with a triceps issue this season.
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Tommy Milone, newly acquired by the Braves, will start Sunday night's game against the Phillies.
Bryse Wilson has been optioned to the Braves' alternate training site.
Kyle Wright was to have started Wednesday night but the game was postponed. With the day off on Thursday the team elected to go ahead and skip his start.
Ronald Acuna Jr. will sit through this weekend with the hope his wrist ailment will heal with some rest. Acuna spent Wednesday with doctors testing his wrist and rest is the first step they prescribed.
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Sean Newcomb went 4 2/3 innings, allowing five hits, two runs (both earned) and one walk while fanning four in Wednesday night's loss to the Blue Jays.
Jhoulys Chacin was DFA'd Saturday by the Braves.
Chad Sobotka was recalled and will fill the spot of Mike Foltynewicz, who was designated for assignment after Monday nights game.
Jhoulys Chacin, a late pickup for the Braves, secured the win after 3 2/3 innings pitched coming in relief of Sean Newcomb. Chacin allowed one hit and one walk while fanning one batter.
Chris Martin entered the game in the 7th and promptly surrendered a solo homer to Yoenis Cespedes, and that was enough for the Mets to squeak by the Braves, 1-0, on Friday.