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Paul Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with a solo home run, a walk, and a pair of strikeouts in a 6-5 loss to the Reds on Friday.
Goldschmidt snapped his 16-game hitting streak on Thursday night but was right back at it on Friday, picking up a pair of hits including a solo home run to left against Tyler Mahle in the first inning. Goldy has now homered five times in his past nine games and has upped his OPS to .803 which is the highest it's been since the first week of the season.
Paul Goldschmidt went 1-for-5 with a single and stole his sixth base of the season in a loss to the Cubs on Tuesday.
The 33-year-old veteran has hit safely in 15 straight games and has heated up considerably after a sluggish start to the season.
Paul Goldschmidt continued his scorching hot month of July on Monday, going 2-for-5 with a solo home run and two RBI in a win over the Cubs.
Goldchmidt has now hit safely in 14 games, a span in which he's hitting .411 (23-for-56) with five home runs and 13 RBI. Goldy picked up an RBI single in the fourth inning before going back-to-back with Dylan Carlson in the sixth inning for his 16th home run of the season. We've been recommending Goldy as a buy-low candidate for a few weeks now, as he's now raised his average to .273 on the season with an .800 OPS after a brutal first few months of the season.
Paul Goldschmidt had a big game at the plate on Saturday, going 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in a 3-1 win over the Giants.
Goldschmidt hit an opposite-field homer against Anthony DeSclafani in the sixth inning to extend the Cardinals lead. We've been hyping Goldy as a buy-low target for the past few weeks, but that window has likely closed after tonight. Goldschmidt has homered in three straight games and has hit safely in 12 straight games, a span in which he's hitting .417 (20-for-48). He's raised his average from .247 to .270 in the process.
Paul Goldschmidt went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in a loss to the Giants on Friday night.
Goldschmidt's homer, his 14th of the season, came against reliever Dominic Leone in the seventh inning. The homer also extended Goldy's current hitting streak to 11 games, a span in which he has hit .386 (17-for-44) since June 30th. It's been a relatively disappointing season for the first baseman, but he's definitely showing signs of turning things around over the past few weeks.