Yuli Gurriel not hit an inside-the-park homerun, but he also stole a base in the Marlins 7-4 loss. The Cuban infielder not only drove in a run, scored on a occasion, but at 38 years young swipped a base.
Gurriel who has been mostly a part-time player this season in hitting a solid .293 on the season. His play might earned him some more at-bats as the season wears on. Jorge Soler added a hit in five trips to the plate and scored a run to help the Marlins’ cause.
Another Gurriel, Lourdes also had a productive night. Although the youngest of the Gurriel clan collected two hits, scored a run and also stole a base. The outfielder who is hitting .267 is a key cog in the Diamondbacks offense.
The first inside-the-park homer of the season goes to Yuli Gurriel.
— MLB (@MLB) April 26, 2023
Cuban action on the night:
Adolis García (TEX) 5-2,R,2B,(.258)
Yandy Díaz (TAM) 3-1,BB,(.313)
Randy Arozarena (TAM) 4-1,(.348)
Zach Neto (LAA) 3-0,(.216)*
Lourdes Gurriel Jr (ARI) 4-2,R,2B,SB,(.267)
Yuli Gurriel (MIA) 4-2,R,HR,RBI,SB,(.293)
Jorge Soler (MIA) 5-1,R,BB,(.253)
Nick Fortes (MIA) 2-0,BB,(.167)*
Nick Castellanos (PHI) 4-2,(.315)*
Nolan Arenado (STL) 4-0,(.272)
Eric Hosmer (CHI) 4-0,(.224)*
Romy González (CHW) 3-0,(.103)*
Miguel Vargas (LAD) 4-2,R,2B,2RBI,BB,(.231)
José Barrero (CIN) 3-0,R,BB,(.217)
Cionel Pérez (BAL) 1.0IP,0H,0R,0ER,BB,ERA 4.66
Aroldis Chapman (KCR) 0.1IP,3H,2R,ER,SO,(1.93)
Nestor Cortés Jr (NYY) 5.0IP,5H(HR),4R,3ER,BB,6SO,(3.49)
Johan Oviedo (PIT) 5.1IP,6H,5R,4ER,2BB,4SO, (3.03)