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Evan Gattis Blasts Another Home Run For the Astros In Win Over Arizona

The Houston Astros are doing something no one would have expected them to do at the beginning of the season--win. Actually, they are doing two things no one would have expected. Along with winning the Astros are leading the league in home runs. Yes, the very same team that has been the picture of offense-deficient the last few years is leading the league in home runs.Sunday against...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Gattis being a triple-threat leaves Astros' Hinch in awe

Evan Gattis is known for his power and hitting - not necessarily his speed. Despite that, Gattis inexplicably picked up his seventh triple of the season on Tuesday night in the Houston Astros' win over the Los Angeles Angels. Maybe it's due to the funky dimensions of Minute Maid Park, with its jagged edges and Tal's Hill in center field, but for whatever reason he's found a way to...
Via Fox Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Astros' Gattis hits home run on pitch most batters probably can't foul off

There are some pitches that batters shouldn't be able to reach. Evan Gattis isn't one of those batters.In the first inning of the Houston Astros' game against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, Indians starter Trevor Bauer attempted to throw a 94-MPH fastball up and away - a 'waste pitch', or one thrown in hopes of coaxing the hitter to swing and miss at an offering he can...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Houston Astros Slugger Evan Gattis Kills Ball He Wasn't Meant to Hit for Home Run

Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer did not mean for Houston Astros DH Evan Gattis to hit a certain pitch during the first inning. He threw it high and a tad outside on purpose--so Gattis wouldn't kill the pitch.Well--so much for that.via Cut4Read more »
Via FatManWriting
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves keep overhauling, agree to trade Evan Gattis to Astros

The Atlanta Braves have continued their season-long rebuild that they’re refusing to call a rebuild, dealing hitter (with no glove really necessary) Evan Gattis to the Houston Astros for three prospects – Mike Foltynewicz, Rio Ruiz, and Andrew Thurman. Sorry Mike Foltynewicz, Rio Ruiz and 3d prospect going from #astros to #Braves — Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) January...
Via The Outside Corner
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Braves Rumors: Evan Gattis done in Atlanta?

Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis was behind the plate for the Braves' season finale against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. However, with some recent suspicion about his future, could that have been his last game with the club? #493812085 / This is according to a report by David O'Brien for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Gattis will...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
September 30, 2014  |  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...
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Braves Injury Updates: Evan Gattis, Tyler Pastornicky

The Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis and Tyler Pastornicky are vital to the Atlanta Braves now and in the future. They could even be Gold Glove and Silver Slugger winners some day. Right now, they are injured and out of the struggling Braves lineup.#493064785 / gettyimages.comEvan Gattis sat out of his second straight game with viral symptoms and was feeling  nauseous, as reported...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

DRIVEN: Evan Gattis -- My Story

The Braves' Evan Gattis visits Datamatic in Texas, where he once worked as a janitor, in an except from 'DRIVEN: Evan Gattis -- My Story,' which debuts April 8 at 11 p.m. ET on SportSouth.
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Braves news: Brian McCann moves on to New York

The development that most Braves’ fans were expecting to hit the newswire came to fruition on Saturday afternoon, as it was announced that longtime Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann had agreed to terms on a 5-year, $85 million deal with the New York Yankees. The deal also includes a vesting option for a sixth year that would push the contract’s value to $100 million. McCann...
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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