Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez after Monday's loss to the Nationals that Arodys Vizcaino is his primary option at closer.
MLB.com's Mark Bowman writes that Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez "seems to have bought into using matchups and situations" with the closer situation.
Arodys Vizcaino turned in a hitless inning against the Tigers on Tuesday.
Arodys Vizcaino fanned all three Phillies he faced in his inning of work Friday.
Braves and RHP Arodys Vizcaino avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $897,500 contract.
Arodys Vizcaino worked around two hits to close out the Nationals, earning his eighth save on Tuesday.
Arodys Vizcaino worked a scoreless ninth inning to pick up his seventh save in Wednesday's 6-3 victory over the Mets.
Arodys Vizcaino pitched a 1-2-3 ninth inning to earn his fourth save as the Braves topped the Rockies 5-3 on Monday.
Arodys Vizcaino picked up his first major league save with a scoreless ninth inning Thursday against the Marlins.
Arodys Vizcaino will serve as the Braves' closer following the trade of Jim Johnson.
David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution thinks Arodys Vizcaino is the "most likely" to take over as the Braves' closer if Jim Johnson is traded.
MLB.com's Mark Bowman thinks that Arodys Vizcaino could move into the closer role for the Braves if Jim Johnson is traded this month.
Braves reinstated RHP Arodys Vizcaino from the restricted list.
Arodys Vizcaino has been suspended for 80 games for testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs.