Buster Posey

#28 C / San Francisco Giants / EXP: 10YRS Height: 6-1 Weight: 206 lb Age: 31 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Drives in two

      Buster Posey went 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of RBI in Friday's 7-1 win over Oakland.Posey has been dealing with some hip inflammation -- which is why he won't be participating in the All-Star Game -- but his performance over the last two games (5-for-11 with three RBI) is a positive sign for his fantasy owners. The 31-year-old is slashing .289/.367/.412 heading into the break.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Three hits Wednesday

      Buster Posey went 3-for-7 with an RBI and two strikeouts in Wednesday's extra-innings win over the Cubs.Posey delivered the game-winning hit, smacking a walkoff single to right in the bottom of the 13th. Even after the three-hit day, the veteran backstop is hitting just .172 over his past eight games without an extra-base hit. He's still sporting a solid .282/.362/.404 line on the year.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Takes seat Tuesday

      Buster Posey is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Cubs, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.Posey will take a seat Tuesday after going 0-for-5 each of the past two games. There is no indication of any injury beyond the hip inflammation that will keep the veteran catcher out of next week's All-Star Game. Nick Hundley will start behind the plate and bat cleanup for the San Francisco Giants.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Won't play in All-Star Game

      Buster Posey will miss the upcoming All-Star Game due to a nagging hip injury, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.Although Posey is situated to bat second Monday against the Cubs, he'll be unavailable for the upcoming All-Star Game, as he's expected to receive an injection during the break to help his right hip inflammation. Posey figures to continue to battle through the issue during the final two series, but manager Bruce Bochy believes Posey's power has been impacted by the issue, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Day off Saturday

      Buster Posey is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Cardinals, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.Posey will take a seat after starting the last five games for the San Francisco Giants, with Nick Hundley set to catch Jeff Samardzija (shoulder) in his return from the disabled list. The veteran backstop has a .290/.371/.420 slash line with five home runs in 73 games this season.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Picks up rest

      Buster Posey is out of the lineup Sunday against the Diamondbacks, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic Bay Area reports.Posey will get a breather after starting behind the plate the last two days. Nick Hundley will catch lefty Derek Holland in the series finale.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Collects three hits

      Buster Posey went 3-for-5 with a run scored in Saturday's 7-0 win over Arizona.Posey ended June on a high note after batting .253 over his previous 22 games this month. The All-Star catcher's power numbers have decreased for the fourth consecutive season (five homers and .130 isolated power mark through 68 games), but he has maintained excellent contact skills at the plate (.290 batting average). Even with the slight decrease in pop, Posey's strong batting average and solid run production from the catcher position have kept the 31-year-old fantasy-relevant.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Day off Thursday

      Buster Posey is not in the lineup for Thursday's series finale against the Rockies, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.Posey will take a seat for Thursday's day game with Nick Hundley getting the start behind the plate and batting sixth. The 31-year-old has struggled a bit in June with a .244/.344/.385 slash line in 78 at-bats.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Not in Saturday's lineup

      Buster Posey is out of the lineup against the Padres on Saturday, Kerry Crowley of the Bay Area News GroupPosey will receive a standard day off following a pair of starts, including an 0-for-4 showing during Friday's loss. Nick Hundley will handle the catching duties in his place. Expect Posey back behind the plate for Sunday's series finale.

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      Giants' Buster Posey: Day off Wednesday

      Buster Posey is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Marlins, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.Posey has now sat for three of the San Francisco Giants' last six games and had reportedly been battling "general soreness" over the weekend. He doesn't appear to be battling a significant injury, though he's hitting just .229 over his last nine games. Nick Hundley will start behind the plate.

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