|May 18 5:49 PM PT6:49 PM MT7:49 PM CT8:49 PM ET20:49 ET0:49 GMT8:49 5:49 PM MST7:49 PM EST8:19 PM VEN4:49 UAE (+1)7:49 PM CT-Villar left in the seventh inning of Sunday's 8-2 win against the Chicago White Sox. The Astros' website reported that the shortstop developed a deep bruise between the thumb and forefinger on his right hand after making a swing in the fourth inning.
Analysis: Manager Bo Porter did not think the injury was serious. Villar was held out May 7 in Detroit with a jammed right thumb and told the Astros' website that the bruise is in about the same place.
|May 7 3:57 PM PT4:57 PM MT5:57 PM CT6:57 PM ET18:57 ET22:57 GMT6:57 3:57 PM MST5:57 PM EST6:27 PM VEN2:57 UAE (+1)5:57 PM CT-Astros shortstop Jonathan Villar was left out of the starting lineup Wednesday night because of an issue with his throwing hand.
Analysis: Manager Bo Porter said the move was just precautionary.
|May 4 11:36 AM PT12:36 PM MT1:36 PM CT2:36 PM ET14:36 ET18:36 GMT2:36 11:36 AM MST1:36 PM EST2:06 PM VEN22:36 UAE1:36 PM CT-Villar had a busy game Saturday.
Analysis: Villar hit a two-run homer and another hit to finish with three RBIs but also had his fourth error of the year.
|Apr. 28 8:45 AM PT9:45 AM MT10:45 AM CT11:45 AM ET11:45 ET15:45 GMT23:45 8:45 AM MST10:45 AM EST11:15 AM VEN19:45 UAE10:45 AM CT-Villar went 2 for 3 with a double and a triple in Sunday's win over Oakland.
Analysis: Villar drove in two runs and scored twice. He's hit safely in each of the last five games, going 7 for 17 with five extra-base hits.
|Apr. 20 11:29 AM PT12:29 PM MT1:29 PM CT2:29 PM ET14:29 ET18:29 GMT2:29 11:29 AM MST1:29 PM EST1:59 PM VEN22:29 UAE1:29 PM CT-Villar homered among his two hits and scored twice Saturday.
Analysis: Villar owns a .735 OPS - not bad for a light-hitting infielder.