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Austin Barnes

Austin Barnes

2B,C - LAD

Age: 31College: Arizona StateBats: RThrows: R

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LAD @ SF
L. Webb #105
Tue, 7/27 9:45pm
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Austin Barnes drives in the only run on Saturday

Catcher Austin Barnes went 2-for-3 with a solo home run in the Dodgers' 1-0 win over the Rockies on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact

Barnes was the only member of the Dodgers to collect multiple hits and the only run that drove in a run. He homered off of Kyle Freeland in the second inning, which accounted for the only run of the ball game. The veteran catcher is batting .223 with a .689 OPS, four home runs, and 17 RBI over 139 at-bats.

Jon MathisenJul 25, 2021
Austin Barnes hits pinch-hit HR on Tuesday

Catcher Austin Barnes went 1-for-1 with a pinch-hit home run in the Dodgers' 3-2 loss to the Padres on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Will Smith got the start behind the plate on Tuesday and Barnes came in to pinch-hit for reliever Jimmy Nelson in the top of the ninth inning with L.A. trailing 3-1. He took Mark Melancon deep for his third home run of the season but it wasn't enough to win the ball game. Barnes is now batting .235/.350/.373 with three home runs and 15 RBI across 102 at-bats this year.

Jon Mathisen5 weeks ago
Austin Barnes hits a pinch-hit homer in Friday's loss

Catcher Austin Barnes went 1-for-1 with a three-run homer in the Dodgers' 8-5 loss to the Giants on Friday.

Fantasy Impact

Barnes entered the game as a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the ninth inning with two runners on and two outs. He took Taylor Rogers deep to tie the game up at 5-5 with a three-run dinger. Albert Pujols nearly walked the game off in the next at-bat but Mike Tauchman robbed him of the chance at the wall. Barnes is now batting .257 with a .766 OPS over 74 at-bats. He's also got two home runs and 14 RBI on the year.

Jon Mathisen8 weeks ago
Austin Barnes hits first homer of the season on Saturday

Catcher Austin Barnes went 1-for-3 with a home run, two RBI, and a strikeout as the Dodgers defeated the Giants 6-3 on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact

Barnes smacked his first home run of the season off of Jarlin Garcia in the top of the fifth inning. He would tack on another RBI with a sacrifice fly in the eighth. Overall, the backup catcher is slashing .227/.346/.318 with one home run and 10 RBI over 66 at-bats.

Jon Mathisen9 weeks ago
Austin Barnes doubles and drives in a run on Sunday

Catcher Austin Barnes went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI, and one run scored as the Dodgers lost to the Marlins 3-2 on Sunday.

Fantasy Impact

Barnes put the Dodgers on the board with a double off of Pablo Lopez to score Sheldon Neuse in the second inning. He would score off of a Mookie Betts single later in the frame. He also tacked on a single in the contest. The backup catcher is now batting .237 with a .654 OPS over 59 at-bats on the season.

Jon Mathisen10 weeks ago
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