Baltimore Orioles
2015 Avg.
.186
 
Career Avg.
.249
Name  Steve Pearce
Born  4/13/1983
Height  5-11
Weight  210
Number  28
Position  LF
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/25/2015 4:13:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce hit the big blow Monday versus Houston.
Insight: Peace smashed a homer in the seventh to give Baltimore a 4-3 lead, which ended up being the final score. It was his lone hit in three at-bats. Pearce is hitting just .192 with five homers and 17 RBI.
 
5/21/2015 7:02:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce smacked a grand slam on Thursday versus Seattle.
Insight: It was his lone hit in four at-bats. Pearce is hitting just .198 with four homers and 15 RBI overall.
 
5/7/2015 4:26:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce (illness) is back in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Yankees.
Insight: He did not start a game in Baltimore's previous series against the Mets, but will start at second base on Thursday. Pearce was dealing with flu-like symptoms.
 
5/5/2015 10:00:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce left Sunday's game with a stomach illness and is questionable for Tuesday's game against the NY Mets.
Insight: He will be fine. More important is finding last year's batting stroke. He's hitting just .183 this season after batting .293 with 21 home runs last season.
 
5/3/2015 3:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce left Sunday's game with a stomach illness.
Insight: He will be fine. Consider Pearce day-to-day.
 
Cold5/1/2015 4:56:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is starting at second base on Friday versus the Rays.
Insight: Pearce has not play an inning at second base since little league. Just kidding, that's not confirmed, but Pearce has not play at second in the majors or in the minors. Pearce, however, has been in a major slump to start the year, hitting .196/.288/.314 in 15 games.
 
Hot4/7/2015 10:39:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce was 2-for-4 with a home run, two runs and two RBI as the Orioles held on to beat the Rays, 6-5.
Insight: Pearce hit a two-run homer in the second inning to give Baltimore a, 6-0, lead. Tampa Bay scored the final five runs of the night, but the six early runs was enough for the Orioles. Pearce is off to a good start, hitting .429 with two home runs in two games to start the season.
 
Hot9/27/2014 10:30:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce, he of the game-tying home run that allowed Derek Jeter his heroic moment on Thursday, has a favorable matchup Saturday.
Insight: Pearce is 5-for-15 with two homers against Blue Jays starter J.A. Happ. He's had a great season, batting .295 with 21 HR and 49 RBI in just 332 at-bats.
 
9/25/2014 9:52:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce played the final three innings of Wednesday's game against the Yankees.
Insight: Pearce missed the last five days due to soreness in his right wrist. Pearce has one at-bat on Wednesday in the seventh and lined out. He should return to the starting lineup on Thursday.
 
9/23/2014 7:25:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is expected to return to the Orioles starting lineup on Thursday.
Insight: Pearce received a cortisone shot for his sore wrist on Saturday and still did not feel well enough to return on Tuesday. Baltimore can slowly move Pearce along since they already wrapped up the division. Pearce is batting .297/.376/.557 with 20 home runs in 98 games this year.
 
9/23/2014 11:55:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce is questionable for Tuesday's game against the NY Yankees due to a sore right wrist.
Insight: The Orioles just keep on chugging along in large part due to Pearce's bat. The pair of home runs brings his total to 20 on the season. He also has 25 doubles, 48 RBI and 50 runs in just 327 at-bats. Pearce also has hits in his last 10 games.
 
9/18/2014 2:05:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce hit a pair of home runs for four RBI to help Baltimore defeat Toronto on Wednesday.
Insight: The Orioles just keep on chugging along in large part due to Pearce's bat. The pair of home runs brings his total to 20 on the season. He also has 25 doubles, 48 RBI and 50 runs in just 323 at-bats. Pearce also has hits in his last nine games.
 
9/16/2014 10:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce hit his 18th home run of the year on Tuesday to help Baltimore clinch its first division title since 1997.
Insight: Pearce has been one of the key role players for Baltimore this season, so it is fitting his play helped them win the final game necessary to capture the team's first AL East title in 17 years. He is hitting .294 with 44 RBI in 320 at-bats along with his 18 homers.
 
9/6/2014 11:11:00 AM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce (abdomen) has returned to the starting lineup for Saturday's game.
Insight: Pearce had been out since last Saturday with discomfort in his abdomen. Pearce has been a pleasant surprise to fantasy owners, hitting .289/.354/.532 with 16 home runs in 85 games.
 
9/4/2014 3:57:00 PM
Description: Orioles 1B/OF Steve Pearce (abdomen) is hoping to return on Saturday.
Insight: Pearce has been out since last Saturday with discomfort in his abdomen. Pearce is scheduled to hit off a tee on Thursday and then take batting practice on Friday. If those workouts go well, he will play on Saturday. Pearce has been a pleasant surprise to fantasy owners, hitting .289/.354/.532 with 16 home runs in 85 games. 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.
 
Hot8/29/2014 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.