Rene Rivera 44 | Catcher

San Diego Padres

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Sat. Sep 27, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Rivera went 2-for-4 with two RBI against the Giants on Friday night. Impact: The 30-year-old Rivera has likely played himself into a timeshare at catcher in 2015, with 11 homers and 44 RBI in 289 at-bats. He (.256/.324/.439) gives the Padres a quality power bat near the bottom of the lineup.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 24, 2014
News: Rivera is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Rockies. Impact: Adam Moore will step in behind the plate for his first start in a Padres uniform, as Rivera sits after starting four straight. Prior to his 0-for-4 showing Tuesday, Rivera had collected multiple hits in three straight games, raising his second-half batting line to .283/.354/.434.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 22, 2014
News: Rivera went 2-for-4 with an RBI double Monday in a win over the Rockies. Impact: Rivera knocked in the only run of the game in the first inning from the cleanup spot. The 31-year-old notched his third consecutive multi-hit game.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Sep 18, 2014
News: Rivera is out of the lineup Thursday against the Phillies, reports. Impact: Rivera will be granted the day off after starting three games in a row at catcher. Yasmani Grandal will serve as a battery mate for Robbie Erlin.(RotoWire, )
Rene Rivera
2014 Season
Ht: 5' 10"  Wt: 214  Age: 31
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 7/31/1983, Bayamon, Puerto Rico
College: None
Debut: 2004
Salary: $506,400
Injury Status
No Current Injury