C - MIL
Manny Pina went 1-for-1 with a two-run home run Saturday against the Cubs.
Pina entered as a pinch hitter in the seventh, and promptly blasted a two-run shot in his lone at-bat. As the Brewers' backup catcher, Pina is batting .190 with five RBI in 21 at-bats.
Manny Pina went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run and a walk in Sunday's win over the Cardinals.
Pina had a nice day filling in for Omar Narvaez, blasting his first homer and adding two other hits. Pina is not a relevant fantasy option due to lack of playing time.
Manny Pina signed a one-year deal with the Brewers, avoiding arbitration.
The 33-year old catcher's deal is worth $1.65 million. His 2020 campaign was cut short after tearing his meniscus but should be ready to go by the time the season kicks off. He will compete for a reserve role this spring.
Manny Pina, who has been out since August 28th with a torn meniscus, will begin baseball activities this week as part of his rehab process following his surgery.
Beat writer Adam McCalvy mentioned that Pina could be available to play if the Brewers made a postseason run. The catcher slashed .231/.333/.410 with two home runs and five RBI across 45 plate appearances this season.
C Manny Pina was placed on the 10-day injured list Friday with a torn meniscus in his right knee. He is expected to miss the rest of the season.
Pina is expected to miss the rest of the season due to a torn meniscus in his right knee. He slashed .231/.333/.410 with two home runs five RBI and four runs across 45 plate appearances in 2020. Jacob Nottingham was recalled to take over the backup catcher duties.