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Phillies' Cristian Pache: Starting again versus lefty
Pache is starting in left field and batting eighth Monday in Game 2 of the NLDS versus Atlanta, Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
It was Brandon Marsh in left field for Game 1 against right-hander Spencer Strider. Southpaw Max Fried will toe the rubber for Game 2, so Pache gets the call in left. It's the third time in four games this postseason that the Phillies have faced a lefty and Pache has started in left field in all of them, reaching base twice and driving in one run in six plate appearances.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Playing left field in Game 1
Pache is starting in left field and batting eighth Tuesday in Game 1 of the NL Wild Card Series versus the Marlins.
Brandon Marsh will take a seat as the Phillies face left-hander Jesus Luzardo in Tuesday's opener at Citizens Bank Park. Pache is an excellent defender in the outfield and slashed .314/.375/.549 in 57 plate appearances versus southpaws during the regular season.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Activated from IL
Pache (elbow) was activated from the 10-day injured list Friday, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports.
Pache has been out since mid-July following surgery to remove a screw from his right elbow. Johan Rojas looks to have leap-frogged him on the Phillies' center field depth chart, but Pache could still see some starts against lefties.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Resumes rehab assignment
Pache (elbow/hip) is set to resume his rehab assignment Tuesday with Triple-A Lehigh Valley, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports.
Pache was held out of minor-league action for a little over a week because of hip tightness, but that issue is now in the rearview and he could return to the Phillies' active roster as early as Friday. The 24-year-old outfielder initially landed on the injured list in mid-July following a stabilization procedure on his right elbow.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Rehab paused by hip issue
Manager Rob Thomson said Sunday that Pache (elbow) hasn't seen game action during his rehab assignment since Friday due to hip tightness, Corey Seidman of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Friday marked the ninth game of Pache's rehab assignment as he appeared close to returning from the injured list, but the hip issue has put things on pause. Depending on the severity of the injury, the 24-year-old could still rejoin the Phillies before the end of August.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Begins rehab assignment
Pache (elbow) began a rehab assignment with Single-A Clearwater on Tuesday.
After landing on the injured list in mid-July and resuming baseball activities two weeks ago, Pache will now begin the final stage of his recovery process. The 24-year-old outfielder figures to return from assignment within a week or so, at which point he could see an uptick in playing time while Brandon Marsh continues to work his way back from a knee injury.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Closing in on rehab assignment
Pache (elbow) is expected to begin a minor-league rehab assignment during the upcoming week, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports.
Pache has been taking part in baseball activities for nearly two weeks and looks like he'll soon be ready to test himself in a game setting after he was initially placed on the 10-day injured list July 14. When healthy this season, Pache has largely functioned as a depth outfielder for Philadelphia, but he could have an avenue to more regular playing time if he beats Brandon Marsh (knee) back from the IL. Marsh was deactivated Sunday and is expected to miss around 2-to-3 weeks.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Light throwing, hitting
Pache (elbow) did some light throwing and hit off a tee Tuesday, Alex Coffey of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Pache will soon head to the Phillies' spring training complex in Florida to ramp up the intensity of his workouts. He required a cleanup procedure on his right elbow earlier this month but looks to be tracking toward a return sometime in August.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Expected to return this season
Pache (elbow) will be sidelined for a few weeks but is expected to return this season, MLB.com reports.
Pache had surgery on Monday to remove a screw from his right elbow which had been inserted during a previous operation. While there doesn't look to be a clear timetable for his return, it could be sometime in August.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Lands on IL with elbow injury
Pache was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday with right elbow irritation.
It had been reported that Pache was heading to the IL and now we know what injury he's dealing with. The issue is considered minor, so he should be ready to return around the time he's first eligible July 21. Johan Rojas will fill Pache's spot on the Phillies' roster and figures to take over the short-side platoon role in center field alongside Brandon Marsh.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Elbow injury related to old surgery
The right elbow irritation which landed Pache on the 10-day injured list is related to an old surgery during which he had a screw inserted into his arm, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
The surgery actually happened back before Pache began his pro career back in 2016. It's currently viewed as a minor injury, although a timetable for his return won't be known until after he visits the doctor.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Headed to injured list
Pache is expected to be placed on the 10-day injured list, Matt Gelb of The Athletic reports.
It's unclear what injury Pache is dealing with, but it's apparently considered minor so the outfielder figures to be back in close to the minimum amount of time. Johan Rojas is coming up to take Pache's spot on the Phillies' roster.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Returns from meniscus tear
Philadelphia activated Pache (knee) from the 10-day injured list Friday.
Recovered from a late-April meniscus tear in his right knee, Pache will return to the Phillies' outfield mix ahead of Friday night's series opener against the Athletics. He went 3-for-25 (.120) in seven minor-league rehab games and doesn't offer much fantasy appeal, but Philly can use his help defensively.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Beginning rehab assignment
Pache (knee) will begin a rehab assignment with High-A Jersey Shore on Friday.
Pache has been on the IL since April 29 with a torn meniscus in his right knee and is now entering the final stages of his recovery process. Considering he's been out for over a month, the Phillies could keep him on assignment for an extended period.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Back to baseball activity
Pache (knee) could begin a rehab assignment in the next couple weeks, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.
Pache has been sidelined since April 29 and had surgery to repair his right meniscus. He's since progressed in his recovery, as he's been hitting and also ramping up defensive drills. If all goes well, Pache seemingly could return in the middle of June.... See More ... See Less
Phillies' Cristian Pache: Undergoes knee surgery
Pache had surgery to repair his right meniscus Monday, Corey Seidman of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Per Seidman, the team expects Pache to need 4-to-6 weeks to recover from the procedure. Jake Cave and Dalton Guthrie, who was recalled from Triple-A Lehigh Valley on Saturday, could see an uptick in opportunities while Pache returns to full strength.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-2, 215 lbs
|Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
|Bats/Throws: R, R