Alfaro will be on the bench Friday against the Padres, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
Alfaro sits for the second time in three games. Sandy Leon will take over behind the plate in his absence, catching Zach Thompson.
Alfaro is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Nationals, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
Sandy Leon will get the nod behind the plate for the series finale, catching for starting pitcher Nick Neidert. Alfaro started four of the Marlins' first six games out of the All-Star break, going 2-for-16 with six strikeouts.
Alfaro will sit Saturday against the Phillies, Joe Frisaro of ManOnSecondBaseball.com reports.
Alfaro has been in a big slump over his last 10 games, striking out 16 times while recording just two hits. Sandy Leon will start behind the plate in his absence.
Alfaro isn't starting Game 2 of Friday's doubleheader against the Phillies.
Alfaro struck out in each of his three at-bats in the first game of Friday's twin bill. Sandy Leon will take over behind the plate and bat seventh.
Alfaro is not in Sunday's lineup against Atlanta, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
Alfaro will get an extra day of rest prior to the All-Star break after starting the first two games of the team's weekend series. Sandy Leon will take his place behind the palte and hit seventh.
Alfaro is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Dodgers, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
Alfaro sits for the early afternoon contest after starting three straight games behind the plate. Sandy Leon will catch Sandy Alcantara in his absence.
Alfaro is out of the lineup Sunday in Atlanta, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
Alfaro is 2-for-31 with 16 strikeouts and a walk over his past nine games and will take a seat Sunday. Sandy Leon will work behind the plate in his place.
Alfaro is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Phillies, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
After striking out in all four of his plate appearances in Tuesday's 4-3 loss, Alfaro will get a day off to clear his head. Sandy Leon will draw the start behind the dish, but Alfaro still appears locked in as Miami's No.1 catcher. Alfaro had caught all but one of the Marlins' previous 11 contests.
Alfaro went 0-for-4 with four strikeouts in Tuesday's loss to the Phillies.
The catcher is once again struggling to make consistent contact. Alfaro is slashing .244/.298/.321 through 23 games in June with a 33.3 percent strikeout rate against only a 2.4 percent walk rate (2:28 BB:K), and his OBP on the month would be even worse were it not for four HBPs. The 28-year-old has remained in the everyday lineup for the Marlins so far, but he could begin to lose playing time to Sandy Leon if he doesn't figure things out at the plate.
Alfaro isn't in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Nationals, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
Alfaro went 1-for-15 with six strikeouts across the last four games, and he'll get a breather Saturday. Sandy Leon will start behind the plate and bat seventh.
Alfaro went 3-for-3 with a double, a walk and two runs scored in Friday's 10-2 win over the Cubs.
Friday was Alfaro's fourth multi-hit effort in 15 games in June. The catcher started the season cold before a hamstring injury cost him a month. Since returning May 25, he's hitting .310 (18-for-58) with two home runs, six RBI, seven runs scored a pair of stolen bases. Alfaro remains Miami's primary backstop ahead of Sandy Leon.
Alfaro is out of the lineup Tuesday against the Cardinals, Craig Mish of SportsGrid.com reports.
Alfaro started the past two games and will take a seat for Tuesday's contest. Sandy Leon will work behind the plate in his place.
Alfaro (elbow) went 2-for-4 with a pair of singles in Sunday's 6-4 loss to Atlanta.
After a one-game absence with a bruised elbow, Alfaro showed no ill effects. The catcher is slashing .272/.330/.383 with two home runs, nine RBI, six runs scored and three stolen bases across 88 plate appearances. Going forward, he should see the bulk of the playing time behind the dish.
Alfaro (elbow) will catch and bat sixth Sunday against Atlanta, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.
Alfaro returns to the starting nine after a bruised left elbow kept him out of the lineup for Saturday's 4-2 win. Since coming off the injured list in late May, Alfaro has seized control of the No. 1 catcher role for the Marlins, posting an .851 OPS in his first 15 games back with the big club.
Alfaro is day-to-day with a left elbow contusion after exiting Friday's game against Atlanta, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
He was hit on the elbow by a pitch but X-rays came back negative. Alfaro was hitting .300 with one home run and 10 strikeouts in 30 June at-bats coming into play Friday.
Alfaro exited Friday's game against Atlanta after being hit by a pitch on his elbow, Joe Frisaro of ManOnSecondBaseball.com reports.
He went 0-for-1 with a run scored prior to exiting. Sandy Leon replaced him behind the dish.
Alfaro went 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in Thursday's 11-4 win over Colorado.
Alfaro notched just his third multi-hit game of the season. The catcher has hit safely in the last four games he's started. He's up to a .263/.317/.382 slash line with two home runs, nine RBI, five runs scored, three stolen bases and three doubles through 82 plate appearances.
Alfaro is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rockies.
Sandy Leon will catch for the Marlins after Alfaro had been behind the plate for three of the previous four games. Since being reinstated from the injured list May 24, Alfaro has gone 9-for-36 (.250 average) with two home runs, two stolen bases, three runs and five RBI in 12 games.
Alfaro went 1-for-4 with one RBI, one walk and one stolen base Monday against the Red Sox.
Alfaro got Miami on the board in the top of the fourth inning with an RBI single to center. He's registered a base knock in six of his last eight contests, registering two homers, five RBI and two stolen bases over that stretch.
Alfaro is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Pirates, Christina De Nicola of MLB.com reports.
Though he's sitting for the second time in the series, Alfaro still appears to have a lock on the No. 1 catching job over Sandy Leon, who is behind the plate Sunday. Since coming off the injured list May 25, Alfaro has gone 7-for-28 with two home runs, a double, a stolen base, four RBI and three runs in 10 games.
|Last 7 Games|
|07/23||vs SD||L 2-5||1||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|07/22||vs SD||L 2-3||2||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|07/21||@ WAS||W 3-1||1||0||1||0||1||0||0|
|07/20||@ WAS||L 3-6||4||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|07/19||@ WAS||L 1-18||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|07/18||@ PHI||L 4-7||4||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|07/16||@ PHI||L 2-5||3||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2013||AFA-Myrtle Beach Pelican||3||11||4||2||0||0||0||0||2||5||0||0||.182||.308||.182|
|2014||AFA-Myrtle Beach Pelican||100||398||63||104||22||5||13||73||23||100||6||5||.261||.318||.440|
|2017||AAA-Lehigh Valley IronPi||84||324||34||78||13||2||7||43||16||113||1||1||.241||.291||.358|