|July 4 5:14 PM PT6:14 PM MT7:14 PM CT8:14 PM ET20:14 ET0:14 GMT8:14 5:14 PM MST7:14 PM EST7:44 PM VEN4:14 UAE (+1)7:14 PM CT-Aybar hit his first home run of the season in Monday's loss, snapping a streak of 217 at-bats without one.
Analysis: Aybar, who hadn't gone deep since Oct. 3, 2015, for the Angels against the Rangers, is 8 for 20 in his last five games to raise his average to .226. That's his highest mark since the opening week of the season.
|June 14 8:55 PM PT9:55 PM MT10:55 PM CT11:55 PM ET23:55 ET3:55 GMT11:55 8:55 PM MST10:55 PM EST11:25 PM VEN7:55 UAE (+1)10:55 PM CT-Aybar (ribs) did not play Tuesday against Cincinnati.
Analysis: Aybar is still sore from being hit in the ribs by a pitch from the Reds' Blake Wood on Monday. He's hitting .187 as part of one of the majors' worst offenses, though, so one should already have better options at hand.
|May 28 9:57 AM PT10:57 AM MT11:57 AM CT12:57 PM ET12:57 ET16:57 GMT0:57 9:57 AM MST11:57 AM EST12:27 PM VEN20:57 UAE11:57 AM CT-Aybar has been activated from the 15-day disabled list by the Atlanta Braves.
Analysis: Aybar, who missed 14 games with a bruised right foot, is starting in Sunday's game against the Chicago Cubs. He had struggled before the injury, hitting .182 with no homers and six RBIs.
|May 19 2:39 PM PT3:39 PM MT4:39 PM CT5:39 PM ET17:39 ET21:39 GMT5:39 2:39 PM MST4:39 PM EST5:09 PM VEN1:39 UAE (+1)4:39 PM CT-In a ridiculous turn of events, the Atlanta Braves removed infielder Erick Aybar from the starting lineup for Thursday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates after getting a chicken bone stuck in his throat.
Analysis: Manager Brian Snitker said Aybar arrived at PNC Park Thursday afternoon in discomfort and was taken to the hospital to have the bone removed. Aybar was initially scheduled to start at shortstop. He was replaced by Daniel Castro.
|Apr. 11 3:23 PM PT4:23 PM MT5:23 PM CT6:23 PM ET18:23 ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST5:53 PM VEN2:23 UAE (+1)5:23 PM CT-Aybar went 2 for 6 on Sunday with a pair of singles.
Analysis: He has hits in four of his five games to open the season.