Braves activate OF B.J. Upton from disabled list
The NL East leaders made the moves Saturday before playing Philadelphia.
Upton strained his right adductor muscle on July 12. He is hitting .177 with eight homers and 20 RBIs.
Laird had a kidney stone removed Wednesday. He's batting .293 with a homer and 11 RBIs in 28 games.
Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press
This story is from ESPN.com's automated news wire. Wire index
MORE MLB HEADLINES
- Take 2: Yanks' Ellsbury opts for No. 22 instead
- Rangers take Seahawks QB Wilson in draft
- Cano thanks N.Y., finalizes big Mariners deal
- Source: RP Logan, Rockies have 3-year deal
MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM
- New Era Men's Atlanta Braves 59Fifty Home Navy Authentic Hat w/ American Flag Patch