For the season, he's hitting .290 with 16 homers and 39 RBI in 63 games.Analysis:
Both of McKenry's home runs have come in his last six games. He is batting .360 (18 for 50) with two home runs, three doubles and seven RBI in his last 17 games (13 starts).Analysis:
Posey has eight RBI in his last four games. He is batting .222 (12 for 54) with one home run, three doubles and 10 RBI in 14 July games.Analysis:
However, Ramos is unfazed by the shift down the order, as he is batting .349 with one double, one home run and seven RBI in 11 games batting eighth this season.
"Every time I go up there, I'm just looking for one pitch," Ramos said, per MLB.com. "Make a good swing and try to put the ball in play and see what happens. That's what I like to do. I don't care if I'm hitting fourth, fifth, sixth. I just go out there and try to do my job. So if I've got runners on base, try to bring those runners in."Analysis:
Rosario had his five-game hitting streak snapped Saturday.Analysis:
Pena's first home run came in the third inning. He homered on the first pitch he saw from David Phelps during the at-bat. His second blast came in the seventh inning. Pena worked a six-pitch at-bat against Phelps, homering on an 82 mph changeup.
Pena finished 2 for 4, with two runs scored and two RBI.Analysis:
Lucroy batted eighth for the NL side, but he proved to be the best weapon on the team, following up a Chase Utley RBI double in the second inning with one of his own off Jon Lester to drive in the Phillies second baseman. The Brewers catcher then knocked another RBI double off Chris Sale with two outs in the fourth. Lucroy has established himself as one of the best offensive weapons at the catcher position in the league, hitting .315/.385/.494 with nine home runs and 44 RBI in 340 at-bats during the first half.Analysis:
Montero will play in his second All-Star Game after hitting .262/.344/.416 with 11 home runs and 52 RBI in 305 at-bats. He has rebounded nicely after posting a .230/.318/.344 line with 11 home runs and 42 RBI in 413 at-bats last season.Analysis: