Jason Heyward goes 2-for-4 in return

Updated: May 17, 2013, 11:28 PM ET
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ATLANTA -- Braves right fielder Jason Heyward was activated from the disabled list and started against the Dodgers on Friday night, giving manager Fredi Gonzalez his full projected lineup for the first time this season.

Heyward hit second in his first appearance since his appendix was removed April 22 and went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in Atlanta's 8-5 victory.

While Heyward was recovering, catcher Brian McCann returned from offseason right shoulder surgery on ...

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