Spruill, Salcedo and Ahmed all rank on MLB.com's list of the Braves' top 10 prospects. Other Braves scheduled to play in the AFL are catcher Matt Kennelly and right-handed pitchers Gus Schlosser and Cory Rasmus.
Salcedo has batted just .153 this month and shown some other signs of fatigue as he prepares to end this season with Class A Advanced Lynchburg. The 21-year-old third baseman has hit .236 with 14 home runs and a .687 OPS in 124 games.
Ahmed, a talented shortstop taken in the 2011 First-Year Player Draft, has batted .261 with 38 stolen bases and a .761 OPS in 124 games with Lynchburg. Spruill has gone 9-11 with a 3.69 ERA in 26 starts for Mississippi.