MLB

Baltimore Orioles
2014 Avg.
.289
 
Career Avg.
.252
Name  Steve Pearce
Born  4/13/1983
Height  5-11
Weight  210
Number  28
Position  LF
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot8/29/2014 8:03:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce left Friday's game against the Twins in the third inning with a right abdominal strain.
Insight: Roch Kubatko of MASN speculated that Pearce hurt something while going into the stands to catch a foul ball in the second inning. If that's the case, Pearce should be able to return sometime this weekend.
 
Hot8/25/2014 10:09:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce has gone 12-for-36 (.333) with five doubles, four homers and five RBI over his last eight games.
Insight: From July 20 to Aug. 16, Pearce had just 44 at-bats and hit .114 with zero homers, zero RBI and 17 Ks. With Manny Machado out for the season, he's back to playing every day and is hitting .289 with 15 homers, 36 RBI and an .881 OPS in 273 at-bats this season.
 
8/17/2014 4:36:00 PM
Description: After a long dry spell, Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce finally put one over the wall.
Insight: Pearce had gone 19 games without hitting a home run and batting an ugly .155 to boot. A far cry from his .309 May with four homers and .361 June with five homers. It's not yet time to jump back on the bandwagon, but at least we know he's trying.
 
8/16/2014 4:52:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce has been out of the starting lineup in 11 of the team's 14 games this month.
Insight: Pearce has hit .175 with one homer and 21 Ks in his last 80 at-bats and is down to .283 with 11 homers, 31 RBI and an .842 OPS on the year. He can be dropped in all leagues.
 
7/24/2014 7:33:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is not in Thursday night's starting lineup.
Insight: Pearce is not swinging the bat well right now, hitting just .192 over the past eight games, but still has good season-long numbers - , batting .306 with 11 homers and 31 RBI in just 206 at-bats.
 
7/7/2014 4:17:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is the odd man out with the Orioles on the road in a National League city.
Insight: Slumping Chris Davis will start at first base and Nelson Cruz in the outfield leaving Pearce to a pinch hit role. Pearce is having an excellent season, batting .326 with 10 homers and 30 RBI in just 172 at-bats.
 
Hot7/1/2014 10:15:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce homered again Tuesday against the Rangers.
Insight: The 31-year-old hit two round-trippers Monday night and now has a .327 average, 10 homers, 27 RBI and a .988 OPS in 150 at-bats. He's been batting second in front of the Adam Jones-Nelson Cruz-Chris Davis trio so he's been getting a lot of pitches to hit and he hasn't been missing them. Pearce has been a platoon player at best in his career because of his inability to hit righties, but he's batting over .300 with five home runs against them this season.
 
Hot6/30/2014 10:32:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce went 2-for-5 with two homer and four RBI Monday against the Rangers.
Insight: The 31-year-old journeyman has put together his best season in 2014, hitting .327 with nine homers, 25 RBI and a .977 OPS in 147 at-bats. The O's have been using him in the No. 2 hole in front of Nelson Cruz.
 
Hot6/21/2014 11:45:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce doesn't get much attention with the likes of Chris Davis, Adam Jones and Manny Machado in the Orioles lineup, but Pearce has been an effective option this season.
Insight: Pearce is hitting .327 with five homers, 17 RBI and a .933 OPS and is beginning to see regular playing time. He's never faced today's starter for the Yankees Vidal Nuno.
 
6/18/2014 6:19:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce has gone 4-for-7 with three doubles, a homer, three RBI and three walks in his last two games.
Insight: In 105 at-bats this season, Pearce is hitting .324 with five homers, 15 RBI and a .930 OPS. He could find himself in the lineup more often going forward.
 
6/14/2012 10:21:00 PM
Description: Orioles utilityman Steve Pearce hit his first homer of the season and drove in five runs Thursday against the Pirates.
Insight: Pearce is hitting .320 with eight RBIs in seven games since he was called up to the big leagues. He'll get some playing time at first base and in the outfield with Nick Markakis sidelined, but don't get too excited, as he had just a .235 batting average and .606 OPS in 191 major league games prior to Thursday.
 
6/2/2012 3:00:00 PM
Description: Yankees minor league first baseman Steve Pearce, who was ripping up International League pitching, batting .321 with 11 HR, 30 RBI and a .996 OPS has been sent to Baltimore.
Insight: Pearce will take Bill Hall's spot on the Orioles roster. He could also play some outfield and help in a utility role with Nick Markakis sidelined. He's a career .232 in limited duty with the Pittsburgh Pirates from 2007-11.
 
5/30/2012 3:07:00 PM
Description: Yankees farmhand Steve Pearce is ripping up International League pitching, batting .326 with 11 HR, 29 RBI and a 1.000 OPS.
Insight: Pearce may be stuck at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre as his position is first base and the Yankees don't need anyone at that spot, but if he keeps hitting at his current pace, he may find a spot on the big club or as trade material.
 
8/2/2010 11:32:00 PM
Description: MLB.com's Jen Langosch reports, via Twitter, that Pearce (left knee) will undergo season-ending surgery on his left knee on Wednesday.
Insight: Pearce originally injured the knee while rehabbing a left knee injury. He went 8-for-29 with five RBI with the Pirates this season. (SportsBuff.com)
 
7/5/2010 10:47:00 AM
Description: The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Pearce (knee) may require surgery on his sore left knee.
Insight: Pearce injured the knee last week while rehabbing his left ankle sprain, which has kept him out since late May. It looks like he could be out a lot longer. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/21/2010 12:01:00 PM
Description: The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Pirates' GM Neil Huntington said Pearce (ankle) is close to returning to the Pirates.
Insight: Pearce had a .395 on-base percentage in 38 at-bats with the Pirates prior to being injured, so he will be welcomed back. (SportsBuff.com)
 
6/16/2010 11:30:00 PM
Description: Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune Review reports, via Twitter, that Pearce (ankle) will start a rehab assignment on Thursday with Single-A Bradenton.
Insight: Pearce is slated to play a few games at Single-A before finishing his rehab assignment at Triple-A Indianapolis. It is unknown if he'll return to the major leagues once healthy, given the crowded state of the Pirates' infield. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/26/2010 2:14:00 PM
Description: The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports an MRI on Pearce's sprained right ankle revealed no major muscle tears.
Insight: Pearce has been placed on the 15-day DL, but does not expect to miss more than the minimum days. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/25/2010 1:51:00 PM
Description: Dejan Kovacevic of the Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports, via Twitter, that an MRI on Pearce's left ankle showed no significant ligament or muscle damage. He has been placed on the 15-day DL.
Insight: Pearce should be able to return when his DL stint is up. (SportsBuff.com)
 
5/25/2010 1:16:00 AM
Description: The Pittsburgh Post Gazette reports Pearce (ankle) was on crutches after Monday night's game.
Insight: Pearce had to leave the game after spraining his right ankle, and he will undergo an MRI on Tuesday after X-rays revealed no fracture. (SportsBuff.com)
 

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