|Bats / Throws||Left / Right|
|Date of Birth||5/22/1989|
|Height, Weight||6'1", 210 lbs|
|College||Meridian (MS) CC|
|Drafted||2010 - Rd 8|
Dickerson is not in Wednesday's lineup against the Cardinals.
He is hitting just .219 with zero home runs in 32 at-bats this month. Melky Cabrera gets the start in left field, hitting fifth.
Dickerson (groin) is starting in left field and batting sixth Sunday against the Cubs, Rob Biertempfel of The Athletic reports.
Dickerson came off the bench for the first two games out of the All-Star break but is ready to return to the starting nine for the series finale. The 30-year-old has a .459 OPS in his last 10 games but will look to turn things around Sunday versus Cubs starter Jose Quintana.
Dickerson (groin) drove in a run on a fielder's choice while serving as a pinch hitter against the Cubs on Saturday.
He's pinch hit in back-to-back games as he draws closer to a starting assignment. Dickerson has five hits in 11 at-bats against Sunday's starter Jose Quintana, including a double and home run. His opposite-field balls-in-play rate has dropped from 40.7 percent in 2018 to 31.1 percent this season, though he's hit only two home runs in 97 plate appearances.
Dickerson (groin) is not in Saturday's lineup against the Cubs.
He appeared as a pinch hitter in Friday's game, so it seems like Dickerson is close to a return, but not quite ready to play nine innings in the field. Melky Cabrera will get the start in right field, hitting fifth.
Dickerson (groin) is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Cubs.
Dickerson sustained a groin injury Saturday and will get at least one extra day out of the lineup following the All-Star break. According to Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the 30-year-old indicated he recovered from the groin issue over the break, but he nonetheless remains on the bench Friday. Bryan Reynolds slides over to left field with Melky Cabrera starting in right.