1B,LF,RF,DH - PIT
In Wednesday's game against the Phillies, Connor Joe went 4-for-5 at the plate with a double, an RBI, and two runs scored.
Joe now holds a .241 AVG (.331 OBP), 11 home runs, 42 RBI, and 62 runs in 130 games played this season. While his overall numbers may not jump off the page, he's been pretty steady for the Pirates this year.
Connor Joe had a productive game at the plate on Tuesday, driving in three runs for the Pirates in their loss to the Brewers.
Despite only recording one hit in four at-bats, Joe made it count with a home run, showcasing his power potential. This performance adds to his season-long stats of 38 RBI and 10 home runs in 116 games played. While his batting average sits at a modest .240, Joe's ability to drive in runs and provide some pop in the lineup makes him a valuable fantasy option in deeper leagues. However, his high strikeout rate and low walk rate are areas for improvement going forward.
Outfielder Connor Joe is on the bench Wednesday versus the Padres.
Joe took his usual leadoff spot on Tuesday with a lefty in Blake Snell on the mound and went 0-for-4 with a walk and two strikeouts on the night. He will predictably take a seat with a righty in Seth Lugo on the mound Wednesday while he's hitting .236 with seven homers, three steals, and a .743 OPS across 293 trips to the plate.
Connor Joe went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 10-1 loss to Cleveland on Tuesday.
Joe's long ball accounted for his only hit in four at-bats, resulting in his 25th RBI of the season. Despite the loss, Joe's season-long numbers have been solid, with a .242 batting average, seven home runs, and 37 runs scored in 83 games played.
Connor Joe is in the starting lineup for the Pittsburgh Pirates against the Cleveland Guardians Tuesday.
Joe returns after sitting out Monday for routine rest, batting leadoff and patrolling left field for manager Derek Shelton against the Guardians Tuesday.