Soriano had soreness in his elbow after pitching on Saturday and Sunday, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports. "I'm just not taking any chances," manager Bobby Cox said about not making him available for Monday's game.
Spin: It was previously reported that the Braves were giving him the day off, but the report of elbow soreness is new and a concern after he missed time in spring training due to the same problem. While the ailment is likely minor, it's something to watch closely.
Soriano has had some arm issues before