Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:13:36 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle, Achilles' ) suffered an injury to his ankle or Achilles' area in the game Wednesday, Sept. 17, against the Washington Nationals. He said after the game that it is not a serious injury.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:43:25 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons has a .176 average (26-for-148) with 15 RBIs, nine walks and a .223 on-base percentage in 41 games since the All-Star break. Simmons was given an off-day Wednesday, Sept. 10, after manager Fredi Gonzalez saw signs of frustration from Simmons Tuesday, Sept. 9.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:16:36 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (hip) left the game Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the Pittsburgh Pirates due to a sore left hip. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said he is hopeful Simmons can play Wednesday, Aug. 20.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:52:53 -0700
Updating previous reports, Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (tooth) was not in the starting lineup Friday, Aug. 15, because of an abscessed tooth. 2B Phil Gosselin received the start at shortstop.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:30:09 -0700
Updating a previous report, Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (tooth) is dealing with an abscessed tooth.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:01:44 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (mouth) had a dental procedure Friday, Aug. 15. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said Simmons still could play Friday, but Simmons' status was unknown when Gonzalez had to post the lineup.
Fantasy Tip: Simmons could return to the lineup last minute, so stay tuned for an update. Phil Gosselin might be relegated back to the bench, too.
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:23:37 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Phil Gosselin is batting second and playing shortstop Friday, Aug. 15, against the Oakland Athletics.
Fantasy Tip: You'll need to remove Andrelton Simmons and Emilio Bonifacio from your fantasy lineups. Gosselin makes a decent play in daily games. His salary hit is near the minimum, and he is hitting in an opportune lineup position to post fantasy points.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:44:06 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is returning to the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 13.
Fantasy Tip: Return Simmons to your starting lineups everywhere, but keep in mind that he's expected to have the day off tomorrow before returning to everyday playing time.
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:43:25 -0700
Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 13.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:55:52 -0700
Continuing an ongoing story, Atlanta Braves SS Andrelton Simmons (ankle) is available off the bench Tuesday, Aug. 12, for the first time since spraining his left ankle, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez.
Fantasy Tip: Expect Simmons to return Wednesday, Aug. 13. However, he will likely have another scheduled off-day or two this week.