2B,3B - San Diego Padres
Padres first baseman Matthew Batten is in the starting lineup Monday versus the Rockies.
Batten didn't get into the Padres' series finale with the Rangers on Sunday but will get a start at first base against a lefty in the Rockies' Austin Gomber on Monday. Batten is hitting .231 with one homer in 15 plate appearances so far in the big leagues this season.
Padres first baseman Matthew Batten is in the starting lineup Tuesday versus the Pirates.
Batten didn't start Monday's series opener but will man first base and hit eighth against Pirates lefty Rich Hill on Tuesday. Batten has a homer in eight plate appearances with the Padres this season after hitting 10 homers with 27 stolen bases across 73 Triple-A contests.
Matthew Batten went 1-for-2 with his first career home run on Saturday against the Mets.
Batten was recalled earlier this week by the Padres. He should continue to play in a depth role off the bench for San Diego.
The Padres recalled Matthew Batten from Triple-A El Paso.
Batten will take the spot of Nelson Cruz, who was designated for assignment by the Padres.
Matthew Batten went 1-for-2 Saturday, doubling and driving in one run in the Padres' 4-3 win over the Diamondbacks.
Batten has picked up hits in two of his last five games for the Padres, driving in one run in that span. The 27-year-old should not be considered by fantasy managers at this point in time, hitting .250 with one run batted in through eight games this season.