Catcher - Miami Marlins
Date of Birth: June 11, 1993 (27 years old)
Marlins' Jorge Alfaro: On bench for playoff opener
Alfaro remains out of the lineup Wednesday for Game 1 of the Marlins' wild-card series with the Cubs, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.Alfaro had already been on the bench for three of the Marlins' final four regular-season, and his absence from the lineup for Miami's playoff opener is yet another sign that he's settled into the No. 2 catcher role behind Chad Wallach. Though Alfaro has a better track record at the plate than Wallach for their respective careers, the former submitted a career-worst .624 OPS over his 100 plate appearances during the regular season.
Marlins' Jorge Alfaro: Sitting Thursday
Alfaro is not in Thursday's lineup against Atlanta.He is hitting .230 with three home runs and one steal in 61 at-bats this month. Chad Wallach will start behind the dish and bat eighth.
Marlins' Jorge Alfaro: Sitting nightcap
Alfaro is not in the lineup for Game 2 of Sunday's doubleheader against the Nationals, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.Alfaro went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts during Game 1 and will head to the bench for the nightcap. Chad Wallach takes over behind the plate for Miami.
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