Jonny Venters to see Dr. Andrews

Updated: March 31, 2013, 9:26 AM ET
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ATLANTA -- Braves reliever Jonny Venters will have his ailing left elbow examined by Dr. James Andrews.

Team officials say Venters will see the noted orthopedic surgeon on Wednesday after the pitcher felt tightness in the elbow during his last spring training appearance.

"It didn't swell up," he said, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. "It wasn't terrible (on Wednesday), soreness-wise. Most of the soreness is in my muscles. So that's good. ... I'm not too awful worried ...

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