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Chip Caray Joins Steve Levy With Bulging

((HT: SportsSouth/Blake Shoemaker's Vine))Awful Announcing gets the credit for this one...The Atlanta Braves Evan Gattis missed 17 games because of a problem with his back- something bulged...But Chip Caray, calling the game, presented it a little differently...That injury, and succeeding malaprop, always has us think of football((HT: ESPN))
Via Online Sports Guys
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Caray makes an unfortunate verbal slip-up

Although that headline could come from 2009, it appears thanks to something that happened in the booth Monday night. Evan Gattis returned to the Atlanta Braves’ lineup on Monday night after missing 17 games with a bulging disc in his back. Well, Chip Caray would have you believe differently. Bulging dick, bulging disc…what’s the difference? It’s not like this hasn’t happened...
Via Awful Announcing
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis rehab result

The Atlanta Braves began the second half of the season with a 6-4 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday. The win improved the Braves to 53-43, first in the National League East. The Braves pounded A.J. Burnett for six runs and 10 hits, in five innings. Ervin Santana pitched six innings to pick up his eighth win of the season. The Braves were again with catcher Evan Gattis...
Via MLB Injury News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis will catch before finishing rehab

Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis, on the DL since June 29 with a bulging thoracic disc, went 0-4 as the designated hitter in his first rehab game at Triple-A Gwinnett on Thursday night, reports Tanya Sichynsky of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Gattis will remain with Gwinnett for "a few more days" and plans to catch as part of his rehab. Prior to the injury, Gattis...
Via Sports Injury Alert
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis will start rehab Thursday

The Atlanta Braves open the second half of the season on Friday against the Philadelphia Phillies in a first place tie with the Washington Nationals in the National League East. An offense which is 28th in the league in runs scored must pick up the pace for the Braves to keep up with the Nationals. One player which should provide a boost to the offense is catcher Evan Gattis, who...
Via MLB Injury News
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Evan Gattis to begin rehab assignment on Thursday

getty images Evan Gattis will begin his minor league rehab assignment on Thursday. The date for Gattis to start his rehab had been up in the air but now the catcher will report to Triple-A Gwinnett on Thursday. He is expected to play a few games before being activated as soon as Monday. Gattis has been out of action with a bulging disc in his upper back since the end of June. Recently...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis runs and throws with no problems

The Atlanta Braves lost the New York Mets on Wednesday by the score of 4-1. The loss dropped the Braves to 49-42, second in the National League East. The Braves continue to struggle at the plate and are 29th in the Major Leagues in scoring. A player who should provide some added power to the lineup is catcher Evan Gattis, who is making progress in rehab from a back injury.#451655046...
Via Sports Injury Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis not expected to return right after break

The Atlanta Braves fell to the New York Mets on Tuesday by the score of 8-3. Julio Teheran got roughed up for five runs on 11 hits in 3 1/3 innings. The loss dropped the Braves to 49-41, in a first place tie with the Washington Nationals in the National League East. On the injury front, it appears catcher Evan Gattis will not be ready to return right after the All-Star break...
Via Sports Injury Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Update: Evan Gattis has no timetable for return

Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis underwent an epidural to treat the bulging disc in his thoracic spine as expected, but David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that there is no current timetable for his return. Manager Fredi Gonzalez told O'Brien that they would need to wait 3-5 days for the epidural to take effect before they can put a timetable in place...
Via MLB Injury News
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves catcher Gattis heads to 15-day DL with back injury

The Atlanta Braves' struggling lineup will have to make due without catcher Evan Gattis, one of its most productive hitters this season, for an extended period of time.  The Braves' medical staff revealed MRI results showed Gattis has a bulging thoracic disc and will head to the 15-day disabled list, per a team announcement. A corresponding roster move will be announced...
Via Fox Sports South
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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