|Aug. 18 7:34 PM PT8:34 PM MT9:34 PM CT10:34 PM ET22:34 ET2:34 GMT10:34 7:34 PM MST9:34 PM EST10:04 PM VEN6:34 UAE (+1)9:34 PM CT-Alvarez returned to Baltimore's lineup Thursday after the team faced several left-handers recently and went 2 for 5 in a 13-5 rout of Houston.
Analysis: Alvarez has been one of Baltimore's best hitters lately, going 18 for 48 (.375) with six homers and 11 RBIs.
|Aug. 11 4:31 PM PT5:31 PM MT6:31 PM CT7:31 PM ET19:31 ET23:31 GMT7:31 4:31 PM MST6:31 PM EST7:01 PM VEN3:31 UAE (+1)6:31 PM CT-Alvarez was a key figure in Baltimore's 9-6 win at Oakland on Thursday, going 2 for 4 with three RBIs.
Analysis: Alvarez is 16 for 43 (.372) with six homers and 11 RBIs in his last 12 games.
|Aug. 6 9:00 PM PT10:00 PM MT11:00 PM CT12:00 AM ET0:00 ET4:00 GMT12:00 9:00 PM MST11:00 PM EST11:30 PM VEN8:00 UAE11:00 PM CT-Alvarez hit two solo shots to extend his homer streak and the Baltimore Orioles had 16 hits to overpower the Chicago White Sox 7-5 on Friday night and keep pace with Toronto for first place in the AL East.
Analysis: Alvarez is 7 for 12 with five home runs - all solos - in his last three games.
|Aug. 2 7:04 PM PT8:04 PM MT9:04 PM CT10:04 PM ET22:04 ET2:04 GMT10:04 7:04 PM MST9:04 PM EST9:34 PM VEN6:04 UAE (+1)9:04 PM CT-Alvarez had his second two-homer game of the season Tuesday in Baltimore's 5-1 win over Texas.
Analysis: Alvarez is 10 for 32 (.313) with four homers in his last nine games.
|July 29 8:37 PM PT9:37 PM MT10:37 PM CT11:37 PM ET23:37 ET3:37 GMT11:37 8:37 PM MST10:37 PM EST11:07 PM VEN7:37 UAE (+1)10:37 PM CT-Alvarez had two hits Friday.
Analysis: In the last two games Alvarez has five hits after going 3 for 28 in his previous eight contests.
|July 17 4:26 PM PT5:26 PM MT6:26 PM CT7:26 PM ET19:26 ET23:26 GMT7:26 4:26 PM MST6:26 PM EST6:56 PM VEN3:26 UAE (+1)6:26 PM CT-Alvarez continued his resurgence with his 11th home run in Sunday's loss at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Alvarez is 19 for 55 (.345) with six homers and 13 RBIs in his last 15 games.
|July 15 7:24 PM PT8:24 PM MT9:24 PM CT10:24 PM ET22:24 ET2:24 GMT10:24 7:24 PM MST9:24 PM EST9:54 PM VEN6:24 UAE (+1)9:24 PM CT-Alvarez went 2 for 4 with a homer, double and two RBIs on Friday.
Analysis: Alvarez is batting .375 with three homers and nine RBIs over his last eight games.
|July 11 9:21 PM PT10:21 PM MT11:21 PM CT12:21 AM ET0:21 ET4:21 GMT12:21 9:21 PM MST11:21 PM EST11:51 PM VEN8:21 UAE11:21 PM CT-Alvarez went 3 for 4 with a run scored in Sunday's win over the Angels.
Analysis: Alvarez's overall numbers haven't been anything special, though he enters the All-Star break hitting .357 with two homers and seven RBIs over his last seven games.
|July 4 2:27 PM PT3:27 PM MT4:27 PM CT5:27 PM ET17:27 ET21:27 GMT5:27 2:27 PM MST4:27 PM EST4:57 PM VEN1:27 UAE (+1)4:27 PM CT-The Orioles activated Alvarez from the bereavement/family medical emergency list Thursday.
Analysis: Alvarez is batting .333 with four homers and 10 RBIs in his last 12 games.
|July 3 6:43 PM PT7:43 PM MT8:43 PM CT9:43 PM ET21:43 ET1:43 GMT9:43 6:43 PM MST8:43 PM EST9:13 PM VEN5:43 UAE (+1)8:43 PM CT-Alvarez matched a season high with three hits in Sunday's loss, a nice performance in his final game for a few days.
Analysis: Alvarez is heading to the Dominican Republic after his grandfather's death. He is expected to miss a three-game series against the Los Angeles Dodgers before rejoining the team in Baltimore for Friday's game against the Los Angeles Angels.
|June 22 9:20 AM PT10:20 AM MT11:20 AM CT12:20 PM ET12:20 ET16:20 GMT0:20 9:20 AM MST11:20 AM EST11:50 AM VEN20:20 UAE11:20 AM CT-Alvarez finished with three hits - including a pair of homers - and five RBIs in Tuesday's 10-7 loss to the Padres.
Analysis: Alvarez has heated up, batting .375 with four home runs and eight RBIs in his last seven games.
|June 10 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Alvarez appears to finally be settling in with his new team, going 2 for 4 with a homer in Thursday's win over the Blue Jays.
Analysis: Alvarez is batting .293 with four homers and eight RBIs in his last 12 games. He hit .191 with two home runs and nine RBIs through his first 31 games in a Baltimore uniform.
|June 2 8:39 AM PT9:39 AM MT10:39 AM CT11:39 AM ET11:39 ET15:39 GMT23:39 8:39 AM MST10:39 AM EST11:09 AM VEN19:39 UAE10:39 AM CT-Alvarez had three hits Wednesday.
Analysis: Alvarez still owns a sickly .677 OPS.
|May 1 10:27 AM PT11:27 AM MT12:27 PM CT1:27 PM ET13:27 ET17:27 GMT1:27 10:27 AM MST12:27 PM EST12:57 PM VEN21:27 UAE12:27 PM CT-Alvarez had three hits with a dinger Saturday.
Analysis: Alvarez raised his OPS to a still pathetic .701.
|Mar. 8 7:44 AM PT8:44 AM MT9:44 AM CT10:44 AM ET10:44 ET15:44 GMT23:44 8:44 AM MST10:44 AM EST11:14 AM VEN19:44 UAE9:44 AM CT-The Baltimore Orioles have finalized their $5.75 million, one-year contract with Alvarez.
Analysis: A 29-year-old power hitter, Alvarez has 131 homers in six major league seasons and was an All-Star in 2013. He hit .243 with 27 homers, 77 RBIs and 131 strikeouts last year. Alvarez, who was not offered a contract by Pittsburgh in December, is likely to get most of his action as the Orioles' designated hitter.