Paul Janish 3B COL 9 Days
Paul Janish went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in during Wednesday's 8-2 victory over the Rangers.
All three of Janish's hits were singles, one of which drove in a pair of runs in the seventh. A non-roster invitee, Janish is trying to make the club as a back-up infielder.
Paul Janish 3B COL 2 Months
Rockies signed INF Paul Janish to a minor league contract.
Janish received an invite to spring training, where he'll compete for a bench spot. The veteran wears a vacuum as a glove, but he can't hit a lick. He posted a .723 OPS in 2010 with the Reds, but never cracked a .601 mark in any of his five other seasons. The 31-year-old slashed just .171/.222/.220 over 45 plate appearances with the Braves last year.
Paul Janish 3B COL 5 Months
Paul Janish suffered a broken nose during a weight-lifting accident on Friday.
But he isn't in any pain and has been cleared to play through the injury. "It was a freak deal," said Janish. "I've had some stitches, but it's not bad. It doesn't affect anything so long as I don't get hit in the nose again." He has not made an appearance yet in the NLDS.
Paul Janish 3B COL 7 Months
Paul Janish is expected to serve as the Braves' primary second baseman while Dan Uggla is on the disabled list.
Janish is a very capable defender, but offers little-to-nothing with the bat. Even in the deepest of NL-only formats, he makes for a middling play at best.
Paul Janish 3B COL 10 Months
Braves activated INF Paul Janish from the 15-day disabled list; optioned him to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Janish, who had offseason shoulder surgery, was hitting .256 (10-for-39) with two doubles and two RBI during his rehab assignment. He'll continue to get regular playing time in the minors for now, but the Braves figure to call him up at some point.
Paul Janish 3B COL 11 Months
Paul Janish (shoulder) is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment Monday night at Triple-A Gwinnett.
Janish is on his way back from October shoulder surgery and will probably spend more than a week playing in minor league games. Once he's healthy, the 30-year-old will serve as a utility infielder for the Braves.
Paul Janish 3B COL 12 Months
Braves placed INF Paul Janish on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 22, with a left shoulder injury.
Janish is working his way back from October surgery on his left shoulder. He has begun playing in minor league game and should be ready for a rehab assignment in the early part of April. He'll function as a utility infielder upon his return.