Christian Bethancourt RUMORS & NEWS

  • Braves catcher Bethancourt has arthroscopic knee surgery

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "Braves catcher Christian Bethancourt had arthroscopic surgery to repair torn meniscus in his left knee. The rehabilitation period for the procedure is relatively brief and Bethancourt is expected to be cleared for workouts by late November. Bethancourt posted photos of his wrapped knee..." October 07

  • Braves demote Bethancourt to Triple-A Gwinnett, call up Lavarnway

    Fox Sports South "The Atlanta Braves' future behind the plate remains unclear. The organization demoted top catching prospect and expected everyday starter Christian Bethancourt to Triple-A Gwinnett on Monday following a series of defensive miscues and a lack of offensive production. In a corresponding move,..." June 15

  • Braves promote catcher Christian Bethancourt

    Rotoworld "Bethancourt probably won't play much down the stretch this season but he could be the Braves' Opening Day catcher next spring if impending free agent Brian McCann is not re-signed. The 22-year-old hit .277/.305/.436 with 12 homers and 45 RBI in 90 games this summer at Double-A." September 09