Aug. 16 8:59 AM PT9:59 AM MT10:59 AM CT11:59 AM ET11:59 ET15:59 GMT23:59 8:59 AM MST10:59 AM EST11:29 AM VEN19:59 UAE10:59 AM CT-Jorge Alfaro went 1 for 3 with a home run and two RBIs Tuesday as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the San Diego Padres 8-4. The homer was his first of the season. He ended the game with a .375 batting average. Analysis: It was the first home run of the 24-year-old rookie's major league career. He's hit safely in all four games since getting called up, but for now he remains behind Cameron Rupp in the Phillies' pecking order behind the plate.
Aug. 13 6:29 PM PT7:29 PM MT8:29 PM CT9:29 PM ET21:29 ET1:29 GMT9:29 6:29 PM MST8:29 PM EST8:59 PM VEN5:29 UAE (+1)8:29 PM CT-Jorge Alfaro went 2 for 4 Sunday as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the New York Mets 6-2. He ended the game with a .385 batting average. Analysis: Alfaro, one of the top catching prospects in the minors, is 5 for 13 since being promoted from Triple A last week. With Andrew Knapp likely sidelined into September, the 24-year-old should get plenty of opportunities to prove himself in the coming weeks.
Aug. 11 8:10 PM PT9:10 PM MT10:10 PM CT11:10 PM ET23:10 ET3:10 GMT11:10 8:10 PM MST10:10 PM EST10:40 PM VEN7:10 UAE (+1)10:10 PM CT-Jorge Alfaro went 1 for 5 Friday as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the New York Mets 7-6. He ended the game with a .333 batting average.
Aug. 6 8:38 AM PT9:38 AM MT10:38 AM CT11:38 AM ET11:38 ET15:38 GMT23:38 8:38 AM MST10:38 AM EST11:08 AM VEN19:38 UAE10:38 AM CT-Jorge Alfaro went 2 for 4 Saturday as the Philadelphia Phillies lost to the Colorado Rockies 8-5. He ended the game with a .500 batting average. Analysis: It was a positive season debut for Alfaro. Keep an eye on this situation.