Eric Young Jr. is hitting leadoff for the Braves on Opening Day against the Marlins.
Braves purchased the contract of OF Eric Young, Jr. from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Michael Cunningham of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution writes that Eric Young Jr. "appears to have the edge" in center field while Melvin Upton (foot) is out.
Eric Young Jr. went 3-for-5 with a double as the Braves topped the Astros 14-10 on Monday.
Eric Young Jr. hit a two-run homer in the third inning to lead the Braves to a 2-1 win over the Nationals on Monday.
David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal Constitution believes that Eric Young Jr. could be the early favorite to win the Braves' Opening Day job in center field.
Braves signed OF Eric Young Jr. to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports that the Rangers are interested in Eric Young, Jr.
Mets non-tendered OF Eric Young Jr.
Eric Young, Jr. went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in Friday's win over the Nationals.
Eric Young, Jr. finished 3-for-3 with an RBI triple on Wednesday as the Mets downed the Rockies.
The Mets will hit Jacob deGrom eighth and Eric Young, Jr. ninth Monday against the Cardinals.
Mets activated OF/INF Eric Young, Jr. from the 15-day disabled list.
Mets manager Terry Collins indicated Sunday that Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) will be activated from the disabled list on Monday.