Jesus Aguilar He remains steadfast in his fight for a spot in the Oakland Athletics lineup for the 2023 MLB season. The Venezuelan had a great day but it was not enough for his team to get the victory.
The maracayero went 3-3 in Oakland's loss to the Cubs 4-2.
Aguilar hit his first single of the game in the bottom of the second inning. Two innings later he homered to left field to tie the score at one run.
In the sixth episode, Aguilar closed his outstanding performance with the wood hitting a double towards the right field.
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The Venezuelan first baseman was replaced in the eighth inning by Ryan Noda.
Jesus Aguilar has a .281 batting average in Spring Training.
Anthony Kay was the winning pitcher for the Cubs. For his part, the defeated was James Kaprielian.