Braves place Martin Prado on DL

Updated: June 11, 2011, 4:22 PM ET
Associated Press

HOUSTON -- Atlanta left fielder Martin Prado was placed on the 15-day disabled list Friday with a staph infection in his right calf.

Prado had a procedure in Atlanta on Friday to clean out the infection. He is being treated with antibiotics.

He was examined by doctors from the Marlins in Florida and they sent him to Atlanta on Thursday night so he could prepare for Friday's procedure.

"I think that our trainers and the Marlins' doctors that saw him in Florida and our doctors ...

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