The scheduled starter for the Atlanta Braves in Sunday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays has had a slight change. Tim Hudson, who threw a complete game shutout in his last start against the Miami Marlins, has been battling bone spurs in his left ankle, and will have his start pushed back.
Hudson received a cortisone shot in his ankle, and is hopeful that it will not be an ongoing issue.
The Braves have called up Julio Teheran from Triple-A Gwinnett to replace Hudson in the rotation for one start. Teheran, who was ranked No. 5 in Baseball America’s list of Top 100