- Associated Press - Saturday, July 2, 2016

ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves have recalled right-hander Lucas Harrell from Triple-A Gwinnett to start in Saturday’s game against the Miami Marlins.

The Braves optioned right-hander Casey Kelly to Gwinnett to make room on the roster.

The 31-year-old Harrell was signed by the Braves as a minor league free agent on May 21 after he began the season in Detroit’s organization. Harrell was 2-1 with a 2.81 ERA in nine games with Gwinnett.

He is 18-33 with a 4.84 ERA in 88 games in the majors. His last appearance in the majors came on April 15, 2014, with Houston.

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