The Braves are calling up prospect Dustin Peterson

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After Monday afternoon’s walk-off 4-3 victory over the Mets, the Braves announced that the club has selected the contract of minor league outfielder Dustin Peterson.

Peterson, 23, is the No. 13 prospect in the Braves’ system, according to MLB Pipeline. This season with Triple-A Gwinnett, he hit .267/.319/.457 with four home runs and 19 RBI in 113 plate appearances. He had a rough 2017 campaign due to a hamate bone injury, but he is healthy now.

The Padres selected Peterson in the second round of the 2013 draft. The club then sent him to the Braves in the Justin Upton deal in December 2014.

Outfielder Ronald Acuña went on the disabled list on Monday after suffering a mild ACL sprain on Sunday against the Red Sox. Peterson will take Acuña’s spot on the roster.

Dodgers sign Miguel Rojas to 1-year, $6M deal thru 2024

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LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to terms with infielder Miguel Rojas on a one-year, $6 million deal that takes him through the 2024 season.

The contract includes a salary of $5 million in 2024 and a club option salary of $5 million in 2025 with a $1 million buyout and charitable contributions.

The 33-year-old Rojas was acquired last month from the Miami Marlins for minor league infielder Jacob Amaya. He returns to the Dodgers for the second time, having made 85 appearances with the club in 2014 as a rookie.

Rojas hit .236 with six home runs and 36 RBIs in 140 games last season. He’s been in the majors for parts of nine seasons while playing five different defensive positions.