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OF Gregory Polanco was held out of Sunday's 2-1 loss to the Tigers with a "mild" case of bruised ribs, said Pirates director of sports medicine Todd Tomczyk.
Polanco collided with teammate Phillip Evans in Saturday's loss. He sustained bruised ribs as a result of the collision. The Pirates-Cardinals series has been postponed, he will have a few extra days to recover. Polanco is slashing .069/.152/.207 with one home run, five RBI and two runs scored across 33 plate appearances this season.
Gregory Polanco went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in Thursday's 6-5 win over the Twins.
Polanco connected a three-run shot off Kenta Maeda in the second inning to tie the game 3-3. Despite Polanco hitting his first homer of the season, he has struggled most of 2020. The 28-year-old is hitting .100 (2-for-20) with a 2:10 BB:K in his last seven games. Polanco will look to keep the momentum going in this weekend series against the Tigers.
Gregory Polanco went 0-for-2 with a walk and an RBI in Tuesday’s 7-3 loss to the Twins.
Polanco started in RF and batted sixth in Tuesday’s loss. He missed most of summer camp after testing positive for Coronavirus. Polanco is 1-for-16 with a 3:9 K:BB since being activated off the injured list.
Gregory Polanco went 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored in Friday’s 6-3 loss to the Cubs.
Polanco tested positive for COVID-19 and missed most of summer camp. He returned to action Monday and is slashing .091/.167/.182 with a walk and one run scored across 11 at-bats. Polanco will look to turn things around as continues to focus on timing and his way back to full strength.
OF Gregory Polanco was activated off the COVID-19 injured list Monday and will start at DH against the Brewers.
Polanco was cleared to workout recently, and was activated off the injured list Monday. He tested positive for Coronavirus at the end of summer camp. The 28-year-old will be the Pirates designated hitter and bat seventh Monday. Polanco slashed .242/.301/.425 with six homers, 17 RBI and 23 runs scored across 42 games in 2019.