Yuli Gurriel knocks in a run in Miami’s victory ( +MLB Cuban Report)

Yuli Gurriel collected a hit in four at-bats and knocked in a run to aid the Marlins in the 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves. The part-time slugger is hitting .289 on the season. In April the native of Sancti Spíritus, Cuba has driven in 5 runs in 42 AB’s this season.

Yandy Díaz continues to display a jump in his power numbers this season. The infielder went yard for seventh time this campaign to lead Tampa to a 14-5 thrashing of the Chicago White Sox. His 16 runs batted are first amongst all leadoff hitters and he is also slugging a robust .576 on the year.

Eric Hosmer deposited his second ball of the season in the stands to help the Cubs to a 5-2 win over the Padres. The Cuban-American first baseman now has 12 runs batted in on the season.

Cuban action on the night:

Yuli Gurriel (MIA) 4-1,RBI,R
Jorge Soler (MIA) 1-0
Nick Fortes (MIA) 3-1*
Miguel Vargas (LAD) 1-0
Nick Castellanos (PHI) 3-1,2B,R
Eric Hosmer (CHI) 4-1,HR,RBI, R*
David Villar (SF) 4-1*
Nolan Arenado (STL) 5-1,R*
Aledmys Díaz (OAK) 3-0
Romy González (CHW) 1-1,RBI,R
Yasmani Grandal (CHW) 4-1,2B
Luis Robert (CHW) 2-1
Óscar Luis Colas (CHW) 4-1,2B
Yandy Díaz (TAM) 5-3,HR,RBI
Randy Arozarena (TAM) 5-0,1
Adolis García (TEX) 3-0
Cionel Pérez (Housin 0.IIP,0H,2BB,K

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