Yastrzemski went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBI in a 5-4 win over the Padres on Friday.
Yastrzemski took Chris Paddack deep in the fourth for the Giants' third home run of the evening off the right-hander. It was encouraging to see the 30-year-old show no rust from being out with a calf injury, as he was able to make a major impact upon his return to the lineup Friday. Yastrzemski is hitting .285/.387/.565 and leads his team with 35 RBI and will be counted on to produce at the plate while the Giants try to fend off the Phillies and Brewers for the final postseason spot.
Yastrzemski (calf) will lead off and play right field for the first game of Friday's doubleheader against the Padres, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
Yastrzemski didn't start any of the Giants' last seven games, though he did appear off the bench Thursday. He's good to go for the first of Friday's two games, though there's a good chance he won't be asked to start twice in one day immediately after returning to action. The Giants will be happy to get whatever they can out of him in the final four games of a tense playoff race, as he's hitting a strong .283/.389/.550 on the season.
Yastrzemski (calf) is available Thursday as a pinch hitter and could start one of the games in Friday's doubleheader against the Padres, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
It was reported that there was a chance he could appear off the bench Wednesday, but that didn't happen. He was on the field running the bases and doing agility drills before Thursday's game. The fact that he could return to the starting lineup during Friday's twin bill is a good omen with regards to his availability this weekend.
Yastrzemski (calf) is not in Thursday's lineup against the Rockies.
There was a notion that he could appear off the bench Wednesday, but that did not come to fruition. Yastrzemski has been doing agility work before games in addition to running on a treadmill and taking batting practice.
Yastrzemski (calf) could appear off the bench Wednesday against the Rockies, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
This seemingly rules Yastrzemski out of the starting lineup, but he will do agility work on the field before the game, and if that goes well, he could come in as a pinch hitter. He has been running on a treadmill and taking batting practice, so it sounds like he could return to the starting lineup before the end of the week.
Yastrzemski (calf) is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Rockies, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
There was some optimism Yastrzemski would be able to rejoin the lineup Tuesday, but he'll instead miss his fifth straight contest due to the mild right calf strain. Luis Alexander Basabe receives another start in right field for the Giants.
Yastrzemski (calf) is feeling better and is in contention to start Tuesday against Colorado, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
Yastrzemski has missed four straight games with a mild right calf strain. He threw and hit off a tee Monday and is closing in a return, though it's not yet guaranteed that he'll be back Tuesday. His return would be a big boost to the Giants, who sit just a game out of a playoff spot.
Yastrzemski (calf) remains out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Rockies.
Yastrzemski will take a seat for a fourth consecutive game as he continues to nurse a mild right calf strain. He'll hit off a tee and do some short toss Monday, but he won't resume running yet, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports. Luis Alexander Basabe will start in right field for the series opener against the Rockies.
Yastrzemski (calf) remains out of the lineup Sunday against the A's.
Yastrzemski left Thursday's game and has not seen the field since. An MRI revealed a mild right calf strain, and while the injury is not expected to require an IL stint, Yastrzemski's status for the next few days is up in the air. Luis Alexander Basabe gets the start in right field against lefty Mike Minor on Sunday.
Yastrzemski (calf) will sit for the second game in a row Saturday against Oakland, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
Yastrzemski left Thursday's game against the Mariners with a calf injury that was eventually diagnosed as a mild strain following an MRI. He's considered day-to-day. Luis Alexander Basabe will be the right fielder Saturday.
Yastrzemski was diagnosed with a mild right calf strain following an MRI on Friday but will avoid the injured list for now, Kerry Crowley of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
The outfielder will merely be considered day-to-day for now, though it's not clear exactly when he's expected to return. Darin Ruf starts in right field Friday.
Yastrzemski (calf) is not in the lineup for Friday's game against Oakland, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
Yastrzemski left Thursday's game against the Mariners with calf tightness and is set to undergo an MRI on Friday. The results of that test are not yet public, but he'll sit for at least one day. Darin Ruf takes over in right field in his absence.
Yastrzemski (calf) will undergo an MRI on Friday, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.
Yastrzemski left Thursday's matchup with Seattle due to right calf tightness, and the severity of the injury remains unknown. Expect details of the injury to emerge after further testing.
Yastrzemski was removed from Thursday's game against the Mariners with right calf tightness, Amy Gutierrez of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
It's unclear how Yastrzemski sustained the injury, but he was replaced defensively in the top of the fourth inning. The severity of the injury isn't yet known, but any absence would be a major blow for the Giants and for fantasy managers given his dominance at the plate in 2020. Austin Slater and Luis Alexander Basabe could see increased work if Yastrzemski misses time.
Yastrzemski went 2-for-5 with a three-run home run and another RBI during Wednesday's rout of the Mariners.
Yastrzemski got the scoring started with a 402-foot, three-run homer off Nick Margevicius in the third inning. He also singled and scored in the sixth. It was Yastrzemski's eighth home run this season while down 0-2 on the count and his ninth overall. Across 44 games, he's batting .297 and leads the Giants with 31 RBI and a .402 on-base percentage.
Yastrzemski went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and one additional RBI during Wednesday's 9-6 loss to the Rockies.
The 30-year-old started the scoring with a solo homer during the first inning, and he also brought home another run on his third-inning single. Yastrzemski has a .298/.411/.603 slash line with eight homers, 32 runs, 27 RBI and two stolen bases in 38 games.
Yastrzemski went 0-for-3 with a stolen base and a run scored in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Diamondbacks.
Yastrzemski reached on an error and stole second in the third inning but couldn't come around to score. In the eighth, he was hit by a pitch before dashing home on Evan Longoria's two-run single. The 30-year-old Yastrzemski has just six hits in his last nine games, cooling his slash line to .280/.399/.568 through 158 plate appearances this year. The outfielder has seven homers, 24 RBI, 30 runs scored and two stolen bases in 36 games.
Yastrzemski went 2-for-4 with a double, two runs scored and a walk in Friday's win over the Diamondbacks.
Yastrzemski pushed his hitting streak to nine games and has produced three multi-hit performances in his last five contests while notching five extra-base hits in that span as well. He is slashing .378/.439/.757 with a 1.196 OPS during that nine-game stretch.
Yastrzemski went 1-for-5 with a double, two RBI and a run scored during Thursday's win over the Angels.
Yastrzemski pushed his hitting streak to eight games. The outfielder is hitting .271 with a .971 OPS in August, adding four homers, 18 RBI, a 13:17 BB:K and 15 runs scored in 70 at-bats this month.
Yastrzemski went 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Wednesday's win over the Angels.
Yastrzemski has been one of San Francisco's most reliable offensive threats all year long and is now riding a seven-game hitting streak, a span in which he's hit .393 with a .452 on-base percentage and a 1.273 OPS. He has also six extra-base hits in that seven-game stretch.
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