Evan Gattis DH HOU 2 months ago

Gattis was tendered a contract by the Astros on Wednesday, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 4 months ago

Gattis is out of the lineup Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

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Evan Gattis DH HOU 4 months ago

Gattis is not in the lineup Friday against the Diamondbacks, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Evan Gattis DH HOU 5 months ago

Gattis went 2-for-3 with a three-run home run and a walk in a 10-6 win over Oakland on Saturday.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 5 months ago

Gattis went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in a blowout loss to Texas on Wednesday.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 5 months ago

Gattis is out of the lineup Friday against the Angels.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 7 months ago

Gattis hit a solo home run -- his 14th of the season -- during Sunday's 5-4 loss to Boston.

The 28-year-old slugger ranks third on the Astros with 14 homers behind Luis Valbuena (19) and Chris Carter (15), but Gattis easily leads the team with 50 RBI.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 7 months ago

Gattis is out of the lineup Monday against the Royals.

After playing in 10-straight games, a span when he hit for a .738 OPS with four of his 10 hits going for extra bases, Gattis gets the night off in favor of Jon Singleton, who went 0-for-4 in his season debut on Saturday. Unless Singleton can improve significantly at the plate, Gattis should continue to see regular at-bats, primarily at designated hitter.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 8 months ago

Gattis went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Seattle on Saturday.

The catcher-turned-DH continues to take an all-or-nothing approach at the plate, with 13 homers, but a meager .264 OBP. His slugging percentage is down from 2014, but he should be able to exceed last season's raw output due to his increase in plate appearances compared to his catching days. A 30-homer campaign isn't out of the question as long as Gattis continues to enjoy everyday playing time for the 'Stros.

Evan Gattis DH HOU 8 months ago

Gattis tied a career-high Sunday with four hits -- all singles -- with three runs scored during the Astros' 13-0 win over the Mariners.

After a sluggish start to his 2015 campaign (.164 batting average in April), Gattis hit .276 with nine home runs and 22 RBI in May and he's hitting .255 with one homer and eight RBI in June thus far.