Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 16 Days

Upton left Thursday's game against the Dodgers with an apparent injury, David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

An awkward slide into third base in the eight inning left Upton ailing, and he was immediately lifted for a pinch runner. The team figures to elaborate on the nature and extent of the injury following the game.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 22 Days

Upton was 1-for-3 with a walk and two-run home run in the Braves win over Washington on Friday night.

His 20th of the season, coming in the first inning, was the first of a four home run barrage off of Nats ace Stephen Strasburg. Brother B.J. would hit his eighth later in the game, marking the first time brothers have launched long balls in the same game five times.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 1 Month

Justin Upton went 3-for-4 with a double and a solo homer in the Braves' 3-2 10-inning loss versus the Dodgers on Wednesday.

Upton's third hit, a round-tripper to left in the ninth inning which tied the game and saddled Kenley Jansen with a blown save, was his 19th of the season. He's riding a modest four-game hitting streak and is now slashing .287/.354/.511. Upton is on pace for 29 homers and 93 RBI.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 1 Month

Justin Upton (triceps) is in the Braves' starting lineup on Monday night versus the Marlins.

Upton made an early exit from Sunday's series finale against the Phillies with tightness in his triceps. It obviously wasn't a major issue for the slugger.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 1 Month

Justin Upton was removed from Sunday's game against the Phillies due to tightness in his triceps.

Manager Fredi Gonzalez said that it tightened up on him after his last at-bat. He's considered day-to-day, and could return to the Braves lineup on Monday.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 2 Months

Justin Upton went 2-for-3 with a homer and three RBI in the Braves' 10-4 defeat of the Diamondbacks on Saturday.

Upton picked up his first RBI on a sacrifice fly in the Braves' five-run fourth inning and then slugged a two-run shot in the bottom of the sixth. He's been streaky this season -- like much of Atlanta's offense -- but owns a strong .275/.347/.507 overall slash line with 17 home runs and 50 RBI in 81 games.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 2 Months

Justin Upton went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBI in the Braves' win over the Astros on Wednesday.

Upton did the majority of the damage on the night, driving in a run with a sacrifice fly in the second inning before hitting the two-run shot in the seventh. The home run was his second in as many days and 16th of the year, fifth-most in the National League. Upton is hitting a healthy .272/.341/.513 for the year.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 2 Months

Justin Upton was ejected from Sunday's game against the Nationals for arguing balls and strikes.

In a frustrating afternoon where the Braves offense struggled to get anything going, the younger Upton brother took exception to an inconsistent strike zone. He finished his day 1-for-4 and drove home the Braves lone run in the ballgame.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 2 Months

Justin Upton (head) is in the Braves' starting lineup on Saturday night against the Nationals.

Upton had been dealing with some light-headedness caused by sinus pressure since the Braves' trip to Colorado. He was prescribed decongestants and they've apparently done the trick. Upton has a batting line of .276/.350/.508 with 14 home runs and 37 RBI on the season.

Justin Upton LF/RF ATL 2 Months

Justin Upton saw a doctor and was told that his dizziness is a product of sinus pressure.

Upton has dealt with lingering dizziness and light-headedness since leaving Tuesday's game against the Phillies, but he finally has some answers. The thought is that the altitude in Colorado might have been the cause. He's taking decongestants and hopes to return to action within the next couple of days.