Alberto is not starting Wednesday against Boston.
Alberto hits the bench after starting eight straight games. Pat Valaika will be the second baseman in his absence.
Alberto went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in a loss to the Rays in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader.
Alberto got the Orioles on the board in the second part of the twin bill with a solo blast off Trevor Richards in the second inning. It was his third homer of the season and his first since July. The 27-year-old leads Baltimore with 54 hits and a .287 batting average.
Alberto is not in the lineup Monday against Atlanta, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Alberto hits the bench after starting eight straight games at second base. He hit just .194/.194/.194 over that stretch. Andrew Velazquez takes over at the keystone in his absence.
Alberto isn't in the lineup for the second game of Friday's doubleheader against the Yankees.
Alberto returned from a knee injury during Friday's matinee, but he won't start back-to-back games against the Yankees. Pat Valaika will serve as the second baseman.
Alberto (knee) will return to the lineup for the first game of Friday's doubleheader against the Yankees, batting sixth and playing second base, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Alberto hasn't played since Monday after jamming his knee while sliding into a base, but the issue evidently wasn't a particularly serious one. Whether or not he'll be asked to start twice in one day immediately upon his return remains to be seen.
Alberto (knee) hopes to rejoin the lineup Friday or Saturday against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
The 27-year-old avoided a serious injury as an MRI revealed no structural damage to his knee, per Kubatko. Alberto will test the injury on the field before determining his availability this weekend.
Alberto (knee) is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Mets, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Alberto isn't believed to be dealing with a serious injury after he jammed his knee while sliding into a base Monday, but he'll sit out for the second game in a row to receive some extra maintenance. Cedric Mullins will replace Alberto atop the lineup while Pat Valaika spells him at second base.
Alberto will sit Tuesday against the Mets after jamming his knee on a slide Monday, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
The issue doesn't appear to be particularly serious, but it wouldn't be a big surprise to see Alberto sit Wednesday as well, as Thursday's scheduled off day would give him three straight days to rest. Pat Valaika will be the second baseman Tuesday.
Alberto went 4-for-5 with one RBI and one run in Friday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Alberto posted four singles Friday, but his production didn't result in much run production as the team largely struggled to reach base. The 27-year-old now carries a four-game hit streak and while hitting .331 this season.
Alberto is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Red Sox.
Alberto is 5-for-28 over his last seven games and will head to the bench for Sunday's contest. Pat Valaika will shift to the keystone while Andrew Velazquez starts at shortstop in the series finale.
Alberto is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against Toronto, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Alberto has followed up his .305 batting average last season with a .313 mark through 22 games this year. He'll get a rest Tuesday, with Pat Valaika taking over at second base.
Alberto went 1-for-4 with a walk and three strikeouts Wednesday in the Orioles' 5-4 win over the Phillies.
The stat line might represent Alberto's biggest outlier performance of the season, as he entered play Wednesday with a measly 8.8 percent strikeout rate and an even-more-minuscule 1.5 walk rate. He still managed to deliver a single in the victory, extending his hitting streak to five games. Alberto has thus far shown that the career-best .305 average he posted in 2019 is no fluke, as he'll carry a .342/.368/.548 slash line into Thursday's series finale. He'll bat leadoff in the contest, and he should stick atop the lineup against both right- and left-handed pitching for the foreseeable future.
Alberto went 3-for-5 with a double, a solo home run and a second run scored in Friday's 6-3 win over the Rays.
The 27-year-old had a breakout 2019, and Alberto is quickly proving it was no fluke by hitting .440 (11-for-25) through the first six games of this season with two homers, four RBI and six runs scored.
Alberto went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run Thursday against the Yankees.
Alberto got the offense rolling for the Orioles, launching his home run in the first inning off J.A. Happ. It was Alberto's first long ball of the season. He's getting on base plenty early on, collecting eight hits and walking once in his first 22 plate appearances this season.
Alberto went 3-for-5 with a double, two runs scored and an RBI during Saturday's 7-2 win at Boston.
The 27-year-old has enjoyed a strong start to the season as he's 4-for-8 through the first two games. Alberto struggled to maintain a roster spot with the Rangers after making his major-league debut in 2015, but he joined the Orioles prior to 2019 and secured a starting role with a .305/.329/.422 slash line and 12 home runs in 139 games.
Alberto has hit .357/.379/.500 with one home run and three RBI over 29 plate appearances this spring.
Alberto had a productive campaign last season and has carried his production into spring training in 2020. After Jonathan Villar was traded during the offseason, Alberto figures to slot in as the primary second baseman for the Orioles this season, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.
Alberto agreed to a one-year, $1.65 million deal with the Orioles on Friday, avoiding arbitration, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.
Alberto found himself in the right spot at the right time, as the Orioles gave him enough playing time (550 plate appearances) to be worth almost two wins in 2019, according to FanGraphs. This was his first of three seasons as an arbitration-eligible player.
Alberto is not in Saturday's lineup against the Red Sox.
Alberto is hitting .237 with two home runs in 22 games this month. Richie Martin is starting at shortstop, pushing Jonathan Villar over to second base.
Alberto is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Blue Jays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Alberto is 5-for-25 with one home run over his past five games. He'll give way to Stevie Wilkerson at the keystone Tuesday.
Alberto is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Blue Jays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.
Alberto has hit .231 with zero extra-base hits over his last nine games. Stevie Wilkerson starts at second base Wednesday.
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|2012||AFA-Myrtle Beach Pelican||66||279||36||74||11||2||4||34||2||27||9||3||.265||.273||.362|
|2013||AFA-Myrtle Beach Pelican||29||97||6||25||5||0||0||7||4||8||3||1||.258||.301||.309|
|2014||AFA-Myrtle Beach Pelican||70||262||37||71||15||3||5||43||10||25||10||4||.271||.301||.408|
|2015||AAA-Round Rock Express||81||310||42||96||19||4||4||32||9||33||5||5||.310||.331||.435|
|2017||AAA-Round Rock Express||2||9||2||4||0||0||1||2||--||1||0||0||.444||.444||.778|
|2018||AAA-Round Rock Express||101||361||45||119||17||3||7||58||9||28||0||3||.330||.346||.452|