Jason Heyward leaves game with back soreness

Atlanta Braves outfielder Jason Heyward left Monday’s game against the San Diego Padres with lower back soreness.

Heyward grounded out to first base in the bottom of the second inning during his only at-bat of the game. He was then replaced by Ryan Doumit in right field.

The Braves figure to list Heyward as day-to-day.

On the season Heyward is hitting .260/.350/.379 with nine home runs and 42 RBI.

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