Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:24:03 -0800
Chicago Cubs 2B Tommy La Stella took repetitions at third base, and manager Joe Maddon said La Stella is "all in" at the hot corner despite spending his entire career playing second base.
Fantasy Tip: La Stella is unlikely to fill anything more than a utility role with the Cubs. However, there is an opportunity for him to receive enough at-bats to warrant attention in NL-only leagues, especially if a few of the Cubs prospects have a few hiccups in their development.
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:54:28 -0800
The Chicago Cubs acquired 2B Tommy La Stella and one international bonus pool slot from the Atlanta Braves for P Arodys Vizcaino and three international bonus pool slots.
Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:53:43 -0800
The Atlanta Braves acquired P Arodys Vizcaino and three international bonus pool slots from the Chicago Cubs for 2B Tommy La Stella and one international bonus pool slot.
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 06:49:54 -0800
Atlanta Braves RP Jordan Walden and 2B Tommy La Stella are two players that could be traded this offseason.
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.
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:18:27 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Tommy La Stella (head) was scratched from the lineup with a migraine headache Tuesday, Sept. 9.
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.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:27:04 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Tommy La Stella (hamstring) returned to the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 12, after leaving the game early Monday, Aug. 11, with cramping in his right hamstring. La Stella said he has no pain, discomfort or tightness.
Fantasy Tip: La Stella lobbied to stay in the game, so it isn't surprising he is back in the lineup.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 17:55:27 -0700
Atlanta Braves 2B Tommy La Stella (hamstring) left the game Monday, Aug. 11, against the Los Angeles Dodgers due to a cramp in his upper right hamstring. La Stella is expected to play Tuesday, Aug. 12.