Pedro Alvarez News Archive
Alvarez (knee) entered Friday's game as a pinch hitter and ended up playing the final three innings of the game at third base.
Alvarez (knee) remains out of the starting lineup Friday.
Alvarez (knee) is out of the lineup Wednesday vs. the Dodgers.
Alvarez left Tuesday's game against the Dodgers with left knee discomfort, Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.
Alvarez is out of the lineup Monday against the Dodgers.
Alvarez committed his major league-leading 19th error Friday, the most of any player at any position. Washington shortstop Ian Desmond ranks second with 15 miscues.
Alvarez was 1-for-3 with a walk and a three-run home run in a losing cause against the Reds on Friday night.
Alvarez, who hit just his third homer in 110 plate appearances since June 4 on Tuesday, continued his trend of mashing Cardinals' pitching in St. Louis.
Alvarez went 1-for-4 at the plate Tuesday, while slugging his 14th home run of the year in the Pirates' 5-4 loss to the Cardinals.
Alvarez is out of the lineup Friday against the Phillies, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.