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NL Central Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
24-14 5-5 W1
20-17 4-6 L1
16-21 5-5 W1
15-21 6-4 L1
10-26 6-4 W1

2022 Batting

STATS AVG
Batting Average
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
OPS
On-base Plus Slugging
SB
Stolen Bases
Regular Season .253 2 8 .756 0

Top Omar Narvaez News

  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Stays on bench Wednesday

    Narvaez isn't starting in Wednesday's series finale versus the Braves.

    With the Brewers facing left-hander Max Fried, Narvaez will stay on the bench for the second straight contest. Victor Caratini will start at catcher and bat ninth in the game.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Sits against southpaw

    Narvaez will hit the bench Tuesday against Atlanta.

    Narvaez sits against southpaw Tucker Davidson, as he has against all but one lefty the Brewers have faced this season. Victor Caratini will take over behind the plate.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Remains on bench

    Narvaez isn't starting Saturday against Miami.

    Narvaez has logged multi-hit performances in his last two games, but he'll be out of the lineup for the third time in the last four matchups. Victor Caratini will start behind the plate and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Not starting Friday

    Narvaez isn't starting Friday's game against the Marlins.

    Narvaez has gone 4-for-8 with a homer, two doubles, two runs, two RBI, a walk and a strikeout over his last two games, but he'll be out of the lineup for the second time in the last three matchups. Victor Caratini will start behind the plate and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Gets day off

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Reds.

    Narvaez is getting a routine breather after he played all nine innings behind the plate in losses Sunday in Atlanta and Monday in Cincinnati. Victor Caratini will serve as the Brewers' starting catcher in place of Narvaez on Tuesday.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Two hits including homer

    Narvaez went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs in Monday's loss to the Pirates.

    Narvaez took Luis Castillo deep to open the top of the fifth inning before notching a single and coming around to score in the next frame. The homer was his second of the season and first since April 14. He now has four multi-hit games this season and his year-long slash line sits at .238/.351/.365.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Heads to bench

    Narvaez is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against Atlanta.

    Narvaez has been in something very close to a strict platoon this season, starting against all but two righties while sitting against every lefty. With Max Fried on the mound for Atlanta, Victor Caratini will take over behind the plate.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Not starting Wednesday

    Narvaez isn't starting Wednesday against the Reds.

    Narvaez started in the last two games and went 1-for-6 with a run, a walk and a strikeout. Victor Caratini will start behind the dish and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: On bench Saturday

    Narvaez will sit Saturday against the Cubs.

    Narvaez has been in the lineup just once against a lefty this season, so it's no surprise to see him on the bench here against Justin Steele. Alex Jackson will get the start behind the plate.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Sitting out series finale

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Pirates.

    With a lefty (Jose Quintana) on the hill for Pittsburgh and the two teams getting together for a day game after a night game, the lefty-hitting Narvaez's absence from the lineup comes as little surprise. Narvaez started behind the dish in Wednesday's 3-1 win, going 0-for-2 with a pair of walks. Alex Jackson will make his first start of the season Thursday while Narvaez rests.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Resting versus lefty

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Giants.

    Narvaez is one of several lefty-hitting regulars in the Milwaukee lineup who will head to the bench Monday with southpaw Sam Long toeing the rubber for San Francisco. Victor Caratini will check in behind the dish for Narvaez, who went 0-for-7 over his two starts during the Brewers' weekend series in Philadelphia to sink his season batting average to .212.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Retreats to bench

    Narvaez isn't starting Friday's game against Philadelphia.

    Narvaez went 2-for-3 with a run in Wednesday's win over Pittsburgh, and he'll retreat to the bench for the second time in the last three games. Victor Caratini will start behind the dish and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Sits Tuesday

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Pirates.

    The lefty-hitting Narvaez typically starts against right-handers like the Pirates' JT Brubaker, but the backstop will get some routine maintenance after he caught games both of the past two days. Victor Caratini will check in behind the dish Tuesday, forming a battery with reigning National League Cy Young Award winner Corbin Burnes.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: On bench against southpaw

    Narvaez isn't starting Saturday's game against the Cardinals.

    After going 3-for-8 with a home run, a double, three RBI and two strikeouts in the last two games, Narvaez will rest with left-hander Steven Matz starting for the Cardinals. Victor Caratini will start behind the plate and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Slugs first homer

    Narvaez went 2-for-4 with with a solo home run and two RBI during Thursday's win against the Cardinals.

    Narvaez provided instant offense when he took Adam Wainwright yard in the second inning to record his first homer of the season. One frame later, he added an RBI double to put the Brewers up 3-0. Thursday's effort was the first notable offensive production of the campaign for Narvaez, as he entered the game with one hit in eight at-bats.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Idle against lefty

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Orioles.

    The lefty-hitting Narvaez will cede catching duties to the switch-hitting Victor Caratini with southpaw John Means on the mound for Baltimore in the series finale. Narvaez recorded his first hit of the season in Tuesday's 5-4 win.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Sitting versus lefty

    Narvaez is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Orioles.

    The lefty-hitting Narvaez will be on the bench for the second time in the Brewers' first four games, with both of his absences from the lineup coming against left-handed starting pitchers. The Brewers haven't formally announced that Narvaez will occupy the large side of a platoon at catcher with the switch-hitting Victor Caratini, but even when he picks up starts against southpaws, Narvaez will likely slot near the bottom of the order.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Not starting Saturday

    Narvaez isn't starting Saturday's game against the Cubs, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

    Southpaw Justin Steele is on the mound for the Cubs on Saturday, so Narvaez will get a breather. Victor Caratini will start behind the dish and bat ninth.

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  • Brewers' Omar Narvaez: Avoids arbitration with Milwaukee

    Narvaez agreed Tuesday with the Brewers on a one-year, $5 million contract to avoid arbitration, Kiley McDaniel of ESPN.com reports.

    With Narvaez now under contract for 2022, he'll begin preparing for his third season as the Brewers' No. 1 backstop. He should remain one of the better fantasy options at catcher after hitting .266 with 11 home runs, 54 runs and 49 RBI across 445 plate appearances in 2021 en route to earning his first All-Star nod.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 220 lbs
Birthplace: Maracay, Venezuela
Age: 30
Experience: 5
Bats/Throws: L, R