O'Hearn went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a run scored Thursday against Texas. O'Hearn plated the game's first run in the first inning on a single and would score later in the frame on an Humberto Arteaga double. O'Hearn is on track to begin the 2019 campaign as the starting first baseman after hitting .262 with 12 homers and 30 RBI over 44 games in the first big-league action of his career. He's now 11-for-34 with eight RBI and five runs scored this spring.
O'Hearn is out of the lineup against the Reds on Wednesday, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports. O'Hearn went 2-for-4 with a home run, a double and two RBI during Tuesday's contest but will head to the bench with left-hander Cody Reed on the mound for Cincinnati. On the season, he's posted a wRC+ of just 4 against southpaws while accumulating a 221 mark versus right-handers. In his place, Hunter Dozier will start at first base and bat fifth.
O'Hearn is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Tigers. O'Hearn heads to the bench for the third time in four games as the Tigers send another left-hander to the mound in Daniel Norris. Hunter Dozier grabs another start at first base for the Royals, batting fifth.
O'Hearn is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Tigers. O'Hearn finds himself on the bench for the second straight game as the Tigers send left-hander Francisco Liriano to the mound. Hunter Dozier garners another start at first base for the Royals, batting fifth.
O'Hearn is out of the lineup against the Tigers on Thursday. O'Hearn will receive a day off following six straight starts as Hunter Dozier gets the nod at first base for the series opener with a left-hander (Matt Boyd) on the mound. Since joining the big-league team in late July, O'Hearn has slashed .272/.372/.632 with 11 home runs and 27 RBI in 38 games.