Braves general manager Frank Wren said Tuesday that Kenshin Kawakami is having more shoulder problems with Double-A Mississippi.
Kenshin Kawakami has been placed on the disabled list with Double-A Mississippi due to a right shoulder strain.
Kenshin Kawakami will make his first start for Double-A Mississippi on Monday.
Braves assigned RHP Kenshin Kawakami to Double-A Mississippi.
Kenshin Kawakami yielded three runs in four innings Sunday in his start against the Phillies.
Kenshin Kawakami made his spring debut Friday with a scoreless inning against the Yankees.
Kenshin Kawakami is expected to make his Grapefruit League debut by the end of the week.
Kenshin Kawakami is expected to begin workouts Wednesday.
Kenshin Kawakami is expected to arrive at Braves camp within the next few days.
Kenshin Kawakami has still not arrived in Braves camp due to visa issues.
Kenshin Kawakami's arrival to camp has been delayed by a passport issue in Japan.
Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports that two Japanese clubs are willing to acquire Kenshin Kawakami and cover more than half of his remaining $6.67 million salary.
Kenshin Kawakami has been invited to join the Braves at spring training.
According to Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Pirates are trying to see whether the Orioles or Pirates would pick up more of Kenshin Kawakami's salary in a potential trade.