Jarrod Saltalamacchia was batting .177/.258/.241 across 89 plate appearances in May before the concussion. (El Nuevo Herald/Getty Images)
Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia was taken off the disabled list on Wednesday, Marlins MLB.com beat reporter Joe Frisaro tweeted.
The news comes nearly three weeks after Saltalamacchia suffered a concussion on May 31 after he was hit in the catcher's mask by B.J. Upton's foul tip.
The 29-year-old, who won a World Series with the Red Sox last year, got off to a hot start this season but cooled off in May before his injury, batting .177/.258/.241 across 89 plate appearances.
At 36-35, the Marlins are behind only the Nationals for first place in the NL East.SI WIRE: Report: Indians OF Michael Brantley could return Saturday from concussion