Alvarez Named NL Player of the Week

Published 06/24 2013 06:47PM

Updated 06/24 2013 06:51PM

PITTSBURGH, PA - The Pirates are rolling, and their power hitting 3rd baseman is a major reason why.

Pedro Alvarez was named the National League's Player of the Week for the period ending June 23rd.

Alvarez his 4 home runs, adding 10 RBI's and collecting 27 total bases in 7 games last week.

He also hit.414 during that stretch.

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