MLB: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves

Aug 13, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann (16) celebrates after scoring against the New York Mets in the fifth inning at SunTrust Park. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann was placed on the 10-day injured list Wednesday due to a sprained left knee.

McCann departed Tuesday's game against the Miami Marlins due to discomfort in the knee.

The 35-year-old McCann is batting .264 with 10 homers and 39 RBIs in 73 games.

Atlanta recalled catcher Alex Jackson from Triple-A Gwinnett to fill the roster vacancy.

Jackson was 0-for-10 in three games for the Braves earlier this season, and was batting .224 with 25 homers and 57 RBIs in 81 games for Gwinnett.

--Field Level Media

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