In the Dominican on Saturday, Alen Hanson went 2-for-3 with two singles, a walk, a run scored and an RBI. He also had two hits on Friday night. He’s 6-for-26 through seven games, all spent at second base. Since returning from his wrist injury which cost him a month, he is 5-for-11, with an RBI in each game.
Jason Rogers played left field for the first time and went 1-for-3 with a walk, before leaving for a pinch-runner in the eighth inning. His first five games were at first base. Rogers is 4-for-20, with five walks through six games.
Eric Wood went 0-for-4 with a strikeout. He faced Major League veteran John Lannan twice and had a strikeout and a line out to second. Wood is batting .214 through 22 games, with three doubles, two homers and 13 walks.
Willy Garcia played center field and went 1-for-3, with a single and a walk. He is hitting .217/.315/.239 this season through 20 games.
Eury Perez played his first game with the Pirates since they announced his signing on Friday. He batted lead-off and went 0-for-4, splitting the game between left field and right field. Perez is hitting .184 through 30 games, though he has just 50 at-bats.
Kelvin Marte continued to dominate winter ball, throwing six shutout innings on two hits, two walks and two strikeouts. He posted a 12:0 GO/AO ratio. Marte has a 1.12 ERA over 56.1 innings. He remains a free agent.
In Venezuela, Jose Osuna went 1-for-4 with a single. He has a .262/.333/.379 slash line through 52 games.
Elvis Escobar made his first start since returning from a lower left leg injury this week, and he went 1-for-4 at the plate. He is hitting .282/.294/.419 through 41 games.
In Mexico, Carlos Munoz reached base five times, picking up two singles, two walks (one intentional) and he was hit by a pitch. His team had a total of 26 base runners, but still managed to lose 5-4 in 11 innings. Munoz is hitting .193/.299/.257 in 43 games
In Australia, Sam Kennelly went 1-for-3 with a single, hit-by-pitch and a walk, driving in two runs. His two-run single in the 11th inning was the difference in his team’s 6-4 win.