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Healy day to day with back spasms

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OAKLAND -- A's third baseman Ryon Healy exited Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Braves after two innings because of upper back spasms. He's considered day to day.

"It's been bothering him a little," A's manager Bob Melvin said, "It tightened up to the point where we needed to take him out."

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OAKLAND -- A's third baseman Ryon Healy exited Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Braves after two innings because of upper back spasms. He's considered day to day.

"It's been bothering him a little," A's manager Bob Melvin said, "It tightened up to the point where we needed to take him out."

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Healy grounded out in his lone at-bat for the second out of the second inning before being removed. Adam Rosales shifted from shortstop to third base in his stead, with rookie Franklin Barreto entering the game at shortstop to begin the third.

Jane Lee has covered the A's for MLB.com since 2010. Follow her on Twitter @JaneMLB.

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