Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:12:57 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (kidney) took batting practice Friday, Sept. 19, for his first baseball activity in 11 days. He has missed the last nine games heading into Friday, and there is no timetable for his return. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said he doesn't think Gattis has passed a kidney stone, and he could pinch hit if he responds well after batting practice.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:17:06 -0700
Atlanta Braves OF Jason Heyward (thumb) and C Evan Gattis (kidney) are both available off the bench to pinch hit Friday, Sept. 19, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez. Gonzalez noted Gattis had not participated in any baseball activities since Sunday, Sept. 7, though.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:55:55 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (kidney) has a kidney stone and could return to the lineup as soon as Thursday, Sept. 18, but there are no guarantees.
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 07:17:38 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Christian Bethancourt could be the starter in 2015, and that's what the signs are pointing to, in the opinion of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's David O'Brien. C Evan Gattis could be traded in the offseason.
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 14:58:31 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (illness) is missing his eighth straight game Tuesday, Sept. 16, and manager Fredi Gonzalez is unsure when Gattis will be able to return. Gattis was diagnosed with strep throat Sept. 7.
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:58:30 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis was sent for further evaluation Monday, Sept. 15, to try to determine why he hasn't recovered from strep throat symptoms that began more than a week ago.
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 11:48:28 -0700
Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (illness) and 2B Tommy La Stella are not in the starting lineup Monday, Sept. 15.
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 13:33:00 -0700
Updating previous reports, Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (illness) will miss the game Sunday, Sept. 14, due to strep throat.
Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:08:54 -0700
Updating previous reports, Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (illness) is not expected to play in this weekend's series against the Texas Rangers because of strep throat. He could remain sidelined until Tuesday, Sept. 16, or Wednesday, Sept. 17.
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:40:03 -0700
Updating a previous report, Atlanta Braves C Evan Gattis (illness) is still feeling sick, which is why he is not playing Friday, Sept. 12.