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Norton scratched from Braves lineup

Norton scratched from lineup

ATLANTA -- Greg Norton was scratched from the Braves' lineup before the start of Thursday night's game against the Marlins with a twisted left knee. He is listed as day-to-day.

Norton, who was playing left field, has recorded hits in six of his past seven games, including a game-winning two-run double in Tuesday's win over the Marlins. He is batting .188 this season and has made eight starts in left.

Josh Anderson, who was recalled from Triple-A Richmond on Friday, started in left field for Norton and batted eighth.

Gregor Blanco batted seventh and played center field.

Ryan Lavner is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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