Yangervis Solarte 27 | Third Base

San Diego Padres

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Thu. July 24, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Solarte went 2-for-4 with a triple, a walk, an RBI and two runs Wednesday in his debut for the Padres. Impact: Solarte started at second base, batting second. The 27-year-old Venezuelan was batting .254/.337/.381 in 252 at-bats for the Yankees. It looks like Solarte will be a fixture near the top of the Padres' lineup going forward.(RotoWire, )
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Trying to add offense at third base, the New York Yankees have acquired Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for infielder Yangervis Solarte and right-hander Rafael De Paula. Impact: The 27-year-old Solarte was hitting .336 as of May 14 but just .180 since and was sent to Triple-A for a week this month.(STATS, 2:09pm)
Tue. July 22, 2014
News: Solarte was traded to the Padres on Tuesday as part of a deal for Chase Headley, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. Impact: Solarte and High-A pitcher Rafael Depaula will head to San Diego as part of a three-player trade. Solarte was batting .254 with 30 walks and 14 doubles in 289 plate appearances. The switch-hitter and utility infielder is in his first major league season. It is unclear exactly what role he will play with the Padres, but Solarte will likely see at least semi-regular action at second and third base.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 10, 2014
News: Solarte was recalled from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com reports. Impact: With Carlos Beltran landing on the 7-day concussion DL, the Yankees went ahead and brought Solarte back up, and he will immediately slot into the lineup Thursday, with Zelous Wheeler moving out to right field. Prior to his demotion last week, Solarte hit .260/.343/.393 with six homers and 30 RBI in 71 games.(RotoWire, )
Thu. July 10, 2014
News: New York recalled Solarte from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and he was playing third base Thursday versus Cleveland. Impact: The move comes after the Yankees placed Carlos Beltran on the seven-day concussion list.(STATS, 4:17pm)
Yangervis Solarte
2014 Season
AVG
.254
HR
6
RBI
33
RUNS
29
Bio
Ht: 5' 11"  Wt: 195  Age: 27
Bats: S  Throws: R
Born: 7/7/1987, Valencia, Venezuela
College: None
Debut: 2014
Salary: n/a
Injury Status
No Current Injury