• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Tom Murphy, Rosell Herrera among first batch of Rockies' cuts

    Catcher Tom Murphy and outfielder-infielder Rosell Herrera were among the first batch of cuts for the Rockies on Saturday, per MLB.com. The team reassigned right-handed pitchers Justin Miller , Jose Ortega, Jorge Rondon and Gus Schlosser; left-handed pitchers Buddy Boshers, Yohan Flande and Jason Gurka.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Braves trade RPs Hale, Schlosser to Rockies for two minor leaguers

    The Braves traded pitchers David Hale and Gus Schlosser to the Rockies on Friday in exchange for catchers Jose Briceno and Chris O'Dowd. Hale went 4-5 with a 3.30 ERA in 45 relief appearances for Atlanta in 2014. He struck out 44 batters and issued 39 walks in 87 1/3 innings. Schlosser made his MLB debut in 2014, going 0-1 with a 7.64 ERA in 15 relief outings for Atlanta. He struck out eight and walked six in 17 2/3 innings. Briceno hit .283 with 12 home runs, 23 doubles and 50 RBI in 84 games for Class A Asheville in 2014. He has a career .280/.433/.776 slash line over five minor-league seasons. O'Dowd hit .271 with five home runs, 27 doubles and 48 RBI in 113 games between high Class A Modesto and Double-A Tulsa in 2014. He has a career .260/.362/.689 slash line over three minor-league seasons.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Braves non-tender three including Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy

    The Braves have non-tendered Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy and Gus Schlosser, as all three pitchers have officially become free agents, according to MLB.com on Tuesday. Medlen was a 15-game winner in 2013 for Atlanta before missing last season due to elbow surgery. Beachy is also coming off Tommy John surgery. According to the report, the team will continue to work on signing both Medlen and Beachy at a cheaper price.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Gus Schlosser back up with Braves

    The Braves have promoted right-hander Gus Schlosser from Triple-A Gwinnett. He is set to join the team for their weekend series in Miami. Schlosser opened the season with Atlanta but has spent most of the year in the minors. He has pitched in just 10 games with the Braves - all in relief - and compiled a 4.50 ERA.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Anthony Varvaro's return ends Gus Schlosser's cameo

    The Braves activated pitcher Anthony Varvaro from the paternity leave list Friday, after spending two days away from the team. Gus Schlosser was optioned right back to Triple-A Gwinnett to clear a roster spot for him.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Gus Schlosser temporarily replaces Anthony Varvaro

    Braves reliever Anthony Varvaro was placed on the paternity list Wednesday. Reliever Gus Schlosser was recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett to take his roster spot.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Gus Schlosser sent down after double header

    Braves pitcher Gus Schlosser tossed a scoreless inning in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Phillies, before he was optioned back to Triple-A Gwinnett. Schlosser served as the 26th man for the doubleheader. He has a 4.50 ERA in 12 innings with the Braves this season.

  • by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

    Gus Schlosser could pitch as 26th man Saturday

    The Braves are leaning toward going with a Triple-A starter to piggyback with David Hale Saturday, and MLB.com reports it could be Gus Schlosser . With a doubleheader on the schedule Saturday, the Braves will have a chance to call up on extra player. Schlosser is scheduled to pitch on regular rest Saturday and is already on the 40-man roster, making him the most likely option. Schlosser has a 4.39 ERA in 55 1/3 innings at Triple-A Gwinnett this season, and allowed six runs in 11 innings with the Braves earlier.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Gus Schlosser dispatched to Gwinnett

    The Braves have demoted right-hander Gus Schlosser to Triple-A Gwinnett to make room on the roster for starter Mike Minor. Schlosser has yielded six runs in 11 innings this season and has struggled in particular against left-handed batters.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Three Braves added to major-league roster

    Braves pitchers Ian Thomas and Gus Schlosser, and infielder Brandon Hicks have made the opening day roster. All three players performed well during spring camp, earning their spots on the 25-man roster. Thomas put up a 2.61 ERA in 10 1/3 innings. Schlosser had a 2.03 ERA in 13 1/3 innings. Hicks hit .348 with three home runs during spring.