He may get a paycheck from the Atlanta Braves, but he’ll always be an Angel in the hearts of those who follow the Angels minor leagues …
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported on June 7 that Kotchman went on the disabled list with a strained right calf, suffered when he was hit in the right shin by a pitch.
Video of the injury is currently on Kotchman’s MLB.com stats page.
Doesn’t sound too serious. He’s projected to return on June 16. His current AVG/OBP/SLG are .277/.340/.405.