Jason Heyward is unable to grip a bat well enough to hit due to swelling in his left thumb.
Jason Heyward (thumb) remained out of the Braves' lineup Sunday.
Jason Heyward (thumb) is not in the Braves' lineup Friday.
X-rays on Jason Heyward's left thumb came back negative.
Jason Heyward left Wednesday's game against the Nationals with an apparent injury.
Jason Heyward went 3-for-5 with a stolen base and a run scored in Wednesday's win over the Nationals.
Jason Heyward started off Wednesday's win against the Mets with a lead-off home run, his only hit in four at-bats.
Jason Heyward went 3-for-4 with a lead-off home run and a sacrifice fly as the Braves defeated the Pirates on Monday.
Jason Heyward went 2-for-4 against the Mariners on Tuesday.
Jason Heyward went 3-for-4 with a double, triple, stolen base and two runs scored in Sunday's loss to the Padres.
Jason Heyward (back) was back in the Braves lineup on Saturday.
Jason Heyward (back) is hoping to return to the Braves' lineup on Saturday.
Jason Heyward (back) is expected to be out of the Braves lineup until Friday at the earliest.
Jason Heyward (back) is expected to return to the Braves' lineup on Wednesday or Thursday.