Braves purchased the contract of C Christian Bethancourt from Double-A Mississippi.
Braves catching prospect Christian Bethancourt broke the fifth metacarpal in his left hand when he was struck by a pitch in Thursday's game with Double-A Mississippi.
According to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark, the Rays have followed Braves catching prospect Christian Bethancourt "diligently."
Christian Bethancourt went 3-for-3 with a double and two runs scored against the Blue Jays on Sunday.
Braves catching prospect Christian Bethancourt hit a three-run home run and caught a would-be base-stealer in a loss to the Phoenix Desert Dogs of the Arizona Fall League on Friday.
Braves prospect catcher Christian Bethancourt is day-to-day after being hit in the hand by a pitch Wednesday while playing in the Arizona Fall League.