If Gattis continues to progress, he might catch some bullpen sessions while the Braves are at Wrigley Field this weekend. But Gonzalez did not seem confident that his catcher would begin swinging a bat before the All-Star break begins Sunday evening.
"If he's only going to catch bullpens by this Saturday or Sunday, he won't come out [until] after the break," Gonzalez said.
Mark Bowman is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.