Braves activate Sheets from disabled list
SEP 15, 2012 4:50p ET
He was on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation for three weeks.
Sheets lost his third straight start Aug. 23 at San Francisco, dropping to 4-4 with a 3.54 ERA in eight starts.
Sheets has started all 249 regular-season games in his career. He said before the Braves played Washington on Saturday that he has made three relief appearances in the All-Star game.
The Braves signed Sheets to a minor league contract July 1. The former Milwaukee ace beat the New York Mets 6-1 on July 15 in his first game since 2010.
Sheets has been on the disabled list eight times in his career. He is 94-96 with a 3.78 ERA in 10 seasons.