“He had a little bump in the road there, a situation he’ll learn from,” Braves manager Brian Snitker said Friday.
Anderson also committed a costly throwing error to first base in the Monday start.
In the Braves' decimated starting rotation, the 22-year-old Anderson finds himself with a key role as the team chases a third consecutive National League East title.
“I always wanted to have a chance to come up and make an impact,” he said. “I’m certainly being given that opportunity.”