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4/2/2013 7:04 A.M. ET

Jonny Venters' Medical Update

ATLANTA - Braves left-handed pitcher Jonny Venters met with Dr. James Andrews who administered a platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection in Venters' left elbow this morning. Jonny will be shut down for a period of four weeks. At the end of that period, he will begin a throwing program.

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