Former Vanderbilt shortstop Dansby Swanson is expected to be called up to the major leagues by the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday according to multiple reports, including The Tennessean.
— WSB-TV (@wsbtv) August 16, 2016
Swanson was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 MLB draft. He was traded from Arizona to Atlanta last winter in a deal that sent starting pitcher Shelby Miller to the Diamondbacks.
Swanson has been playing at AA Mississippi and is .261 with eight home runs and 45 RBIs this season.