In the Dominican on Sunday, Starling Marte went 2-for-3 with two singles and a sacrifice bunt. We mentioned yesterday that he left in the sixth inning for a pinch-hitter in close game and it appears it was just a managerial decision. Marte is hitting .196/.236/.373 through 14 games.

Jung-Ho Kang went 1-for-4 with an RBI single and a run scored in his team's one-side victory. He also struck out twice, increasing his league lead to 29 strikeouts. Kang has shaken off early rust on the defensive side, with no errors in his last 13 games. He committed four errors in his first ten games. On offense, he is hitting .138/.217/.200 through 23 games

Pablo Reyes went 3-for-4 with a triple and an RBI. We mentioned in yesterday's article that he reached base three times, so he might be breaking ou...

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