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Ronald Acuña Jr. scratched from Sunday’s lineup for left wrist irritation

The Atlanta Braves have scratched outfielder Ronald Acuña Jr. from Sunday’s lineup due what is being called “left wrist irritation”. The move is listed as precautionary but we will find out more when Brian Snitker speaks with the media following the game.

OF Ronald Acuña Jr. has been scratched from today’s lineup as a precaution with left wrist irritation.

— Atlanta Braves (@Braves) September 27, 2020

Obviously the Braves can ill afford to have Acuña sidelined or less than 100 percent with the playoffs set to begin Wednesday.