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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
July 19, 2014  |  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
July 18, 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 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
July 09, 2014  |  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
July 03, 2014  |  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
June 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Home run ball hits fan in bad spot

Braves’ outfielder/monster Evan Gattis took an offering from Jose Fernandez and banged it into the night at Marlins Park.  Mikey Marlinsfan was camped under the ball in enough time to signal for a fair catch.  However, he didn’t signal for one and he badly muffed the punt. As the ball is traveling over the wall, keep your eyes in the middle of the GIF.  Fans often bring their...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

What’s wrong with Atlanta Braves Evan Gattis?

Gattis during his janitorial days. His story started with a bang, literally, homering off the Phillie’s Roy Halladay in his first major league at-bat. Talk about a dream come true, crushing a Doc Halladay pitch over the outfield wall in your first at-bat. Whoa. The homerun ball was caught by a young man wearing a Texas A&M shirt. The irony was not lost on Evan Gattis. From...
August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Evan Gattis breaks bat over his back on his follow-through (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis displayed some unbelievable strength while hitting a foul popup during Monday's game at Turner Field when he broke his bat on his back as a result of the follow-through from his swing. Now there's something we've never seen before. Talk about serious power. Here it is again in GIF format...
Via Holdout Sports
June 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Could Braves Trade Evan Gattis?

Could Evan Gattis be a trade chip? The Braves Evan Gattis has come on the scene and made a big splash in his rookie season. Gattis already has 10 home runs (2nd on the team and tied for 4th in the NL) in just 121 plate appearances and is second on the Braves with 27 runs-batted-in, only one behind team leader, Justin Upton. Gattis was dynamic in the just completed six game home stand...
Via Atlanta Bullpen
May 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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