Tristón Casas went yard for the 19th time on the season, a three-run shot in the fourth inning and scored on an occasion to lead Boston to a 5-2 win over Detroit. The Cuban-American slugger is hitting a robust .342 after the All-Star break.
Yandy Díaz and Randy Arozarena combined for three hit, two runs batted in and scored two runs to do their part in Tampa’s 9-8 win over Cleveland. The two sluggers now hit .318 and .256 respectively, Díaz is actually second in the American League in that statistical category.
Although Chicago fell to Milwaukee 9-7, Yoan Moncada collected two hits in five trips to the plate and knocked in a run via a single in the bottom of the first. The infielder is hitting a solid a .286 in his last seven games.
CASAS BOMB! pic.twitter.com/R3kWACPexv
— Red Sox (@RedSox) August 12, 2023
Cuban action on the evening:
Jorge Soler (MIA) 4-0
Nick Fortes (MIA) 3-0*
Yandy Díaz (TAM) 5-2,2B,RBI,R
Randy Arozarena (TAM) 4-1,2B,RBI,R
Johan Oviedo (PIT) 5.0IP,5H,6ER,4K,BB
Nick Castellanos (PHI) 4-3,2B,RBI,R*
Andy Ibáñez (DET) 2-0
Tristón Casas (BOS) 3-1,HR,3RBI,R
Yordan Álvarez (HOU) 4-0,RBI
Nolan Arenado (STL) 5-1,R
Dairon Blanco (KC) 0-0,R,2SB
Yoan Moncada (CHW) 5-2,2B,RBI
Yasmani Grandal (CHW) 3-0,RBI
Oscar Colas (CHW) 3-0,R
Lourdes Gurriel Jr (ARI) 3-0
Adolis García (TEX) 3-0
Julio Martínez (TEX) 3-0
Aroldis Chapman (TEX) 1.0IP,0H,0ER, 3K,BB