Asked if he sees himself still competing with Maybin for playing time in left, though, Revere gave the team-first answer. You never know when you’re going to be called on, and you have to perform well.” MARTE FOR CRON With the Angels facing a left-handed pitcher on Tuesday night, C. Cron was replaced in the starting lineup by Jefry Marte.
“We’re all a family, no matter what happens,” Revere said before Tuesday’s game, which he again started on the bench. When the lights come on and the pitchers turn up their game, then it’s time to see if I can get back to the .300 average I’m used to.” Revere said he’s feeling good about his swing — including a hard groundout in his first at-bat of the season, pinch-hitting on Monday — and it will be incumbent on him to keep that up, even with limited playing time. Cron has a career .252 average and .698 OPS against lefties, compared with .273 and .788 against righties. is right, no doubt he can hit anybody,” Manager Mike Scioscia said. There are some splits that are maybe a little unexpected, but he’s making adjustments.” Scioscia also said this particular lineup decision was more about wanting to get Marte into a game before he sits too long.
He was hurt during his first outing of the spring, on March 3. The Angels extended their player development contract with Salt Lake City, ensuring their Triple-A team will remain there through the 2020 season.
Salt Lake City has been the Angels’ top affiliate since 2001. Minor league infielder Keith Grieshaber was suspended for 50 games for a second failed test for a drug of abuse, Major League Baseball announced.
Draft: Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 1st round (28th) of the 2007 MLB June Amateur Draft from Lexington Catholic HS (Lexington, KY).