Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:59:53 -0700
The Atlanta Braves are not using a platoon at second base with 2B Tommy La Stella and 2B Phil Gosselin, according to manager Fredi Gonzalez. La Stella and Gosselin have each started five games in the last 10 games with La Stella starting against mostly right-handed pitchers, and Gosselin playing against mostly left-handed pitchers.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:19:00 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Phil Gosselin is batting second and playing second base Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the Pittsburgh Pirates. 2B Tommy La Stella is not in the starting lineup.
Fantasy Tip: Gosselin has made the most of his opportunities since being recalled in late July. He is a high-reward daily games target, given his low salary.
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 14:01:44 -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.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:29:53 -0700
Atlanta Braves 3B Chris Johnson is not in the starting lineup Thursday, July 31, and 2B Phil Gosselin is taking his place at the hot corner.
Fantasy Tip: Johnson is likely taking a routine day off on a travel day. Get him out of your daily lineups.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:29:07 -0700
The Atlanta Braves have recalled INF Phil Gosselin from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:53:12 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Phil Gosselin was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnett Monday, July 14. He was called up while 2B Dan Uggla was serving a one-game suspension.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 07:48:47 -0700
The Atlanta Braves recalled 2B Phil Gosselin from Triple-A Gwinnett Sunday, July 13.
Mon, 13 Jan 2014 20:57:08 -0800
The Atlanta Braves announced that they will have 22 non-roster invitees to spring training. The list includes Ps Lay Batista, J.R. Graham, Jason Hursh, Mark Lamm, Cody Martin, Yunesky Maya, Daniel Rodriguez, Gus Schlosser, Atahualpa Severino, Shae Simmons and Ian Thomas, Cs Matt Kennelly, Steve Lerud, Braeden Schlehuber, Jose Yepez, INFs Mat Gamel, Phil Gosselin, Tyler Greene, Mark Hamilton, Tommy La Stella, Edward Salcedo and OF Matt Lipka.