Braves’ Salazar still recovering in hospital

Atlanta Braves minor league manager Luis Salazar is still

recovering at an Orlando-area hospital from facial injuries after

being hit by a foul ball.

Doctors were evaluating injuries to Salazar’s left eye on

Friday. A further update from the Braves could come this


Salazar was struck by Brian McCann’s foul liner while standing

in the dugout during Wednesday’s spring training game against St.


McCann went 0 for 3 in the Braves’ 6-2 win over a New York

Yankees split squad on Friday. It was his first game since the

54-year-old Salazar was hurt.