Dodgers 1B Adrian Gonzalez collects 1,000th RBI of career Tuesday
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When Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez
smacked a two-run home run off Julio Teheran during Tuesday's 8-0 win over the Braves, Gonzalez earned his 1,000th and 1,001th RBI of his career.
The home run was his only hit in three at-bats during the game. He also walked once and scored two runs. Over his last 11 games, Gonzalez is 10 for 35 with one home run and five RBI.
Cardinals' Matt Adams leaves Tuesday's game with quad injury
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Cardinals first baseman Matt Adams
was forced to leave Tuesday's game when he suffered a strained right quadriceps
while running the bases, the team announced.
Adams was 1 for 3 before leaving with the injury. He was replaced by Mark Reynolds.
After the game, manager Mike Matheny said his level of concern over the injury is high and a move is likely needed to be made, reports Fox Sports Midwest.
Brewers 1B Adam Lind out of the starting lineup on Tuesday
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Brewers first baseman Adam Lind
is out of the starting lineup
on Tuesday against the Giants, the team announced.
Lind has started the last three games in a row and nine of the last 11 for Milwaukee. He will be replaced by Jason Rogers at first, who will bat fifth. Lind is hitting .264 with 19 RBI in 148 at-bats this season. The Brewers are currently the underdogs (+125) against San Francisco.
Rockies 1B Wilin Rosario sits out on Tuesday vs. Reds
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Rockies first baseman Wilin Rosario
is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Reds. This marks the third time in the last four games that Rosario has sat out, as he's been sharing time at first base with Ben Paulsen
Rosario continues to hit well this season, however, as he has nine hits in his last 28 at-bats. Paulsen will draw the start at first base and bat sixth on Tuesday.
Marlins place 1B Michael Morse on 15-day DL with finger sprain
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The Marlins have placed
first baseman Michael Morse
on the 15-day DL with a right ring finger sprain, retro to May 24, the team announced on Tuesday.
Morse has not started since May 19, getting pinch hit at-bats in his last three appearances with Justin Bour drawing more starts. Morse is heading back to Miami to see a hand specialist, according to the Miami Herald. Morse is hitting .211 with 10 RBI in 128 at-bats this season.
Reds reconfigure lineup in hopes of breaking losing skid
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The Reds have adjusted their starting lineup
on Tuesday, trying to break out of a nine-game losing streak. Shortstop Zack Cozart
will bat leadoff for just the fifth time this season while first baseman Joey Votto
will bat second for the second straight day after batting third for the majority of the season.
Cozart is hitting .218 with 28 doubles in 459 at-bats from the lead off position. Votto is hitting .301 with 31 RBI in 186 at-bats from the two position in the lineup.
Padres 1B Yonder Alonso (shoulder) looking to return next week
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Padres manager Bud Black said injured first baseman Yonder Alonso
will most likely begin his minor-league rehab assignment
on Wednesday. Alonso, who has been out of action with a shoulder injury since May 8, is hoping to be back with the Padres early next week, Black told MLB Network Radio.
Padres 1B Yangervis Solarte gets second straight multi-hit game
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Padres first baseman Yangervis Solarte
went 2 for 4 from the plate in Monday night's 4-3 loss to the Angels.
Solarte hit an RBI double to left field in the seventh inning that scored Will Middlebrooks. It snapped a five-game streak where Solarte had not notched an RBI. The double was Solarte's 10th of the season.
This was the second outing in a row that Solarte recorded a multi-hit game.
Solarte now holds a slash line of .283/.331/.399.
Pirates 1B Pedro Alvarez blasts ninth home run of the season
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Pirates first baseman Pedro Alvarez
went 2 for 4 at the plate in Pittsburgh's 4-2 win over the Marlins on Monday.
Alvarez did his damage in the sixth when he crushed a David Phelps pitch to left center field for a solo home run, his ninth of the season. Alvarez is now hitting .241 with 21 RBI in 133 at-bats this season.
Mets 1B Lucas Duda blasts sixth home run of the season
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Mets first baseman Lucas Duda
went 1 for 3 at the plate in New York's 6-3 win over the Phillies on Monday.
Duda did his damage in the third when he belted a solo home run off of Severino Gonzalez over the right field wall, his sixth of the season. Duda is now hitting .294 with 20 RBI on the season.