In Venezuela, Jose Osuna went 1-for-4 with a single and two strikeouts. He played right field for the first time this winter. All of his other games have been at third base or as the DH. In his last four games, Osuna has played third base once and he didn't have any defensive plays in that game. He is hitting .299/.356/.507 through 19 games.
Elvis Escobar was used as a defensive replacement on Tuesday, playing the eighth inning in right field and the ninth inning in left field. He did not get to bat. He is hitting .278/.333/.344 through 49 games.
Engelb Vielma played his first game since the Pirates picked him up on waivers on Monday. He went 1-for-3 with a walk. He's hitting .217/.289/.261 through 25 games.
Danny Ortiz played for the first time since last Wednesday. He was used a...
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