2.) Edwin Encarnacion struggles with Runners in Scoring Position
Following Friday night’s game, Edwin Encarnacion fell to 3-28 with runners in scoring position and struck out 12 times but has also walked 9 times. Encarnacion is hitting .107 with runners in scoring position with one homer and 6 RBIs.
Last season with the Toronto Blue Jays Encarnacion, was 41-164 with runners in scoring position. Encarnacion had an average of .250 with RISP with 9 home runs and 80 RBIs. He struck out 45 times and walked 24 times in the 2016 season in this situation.
It is still early in the season but it will be a big help if Encarnacion turns around his success with RISP.
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