|2013 Regular Season|
Lagares had been struggling with four hits in 46 at-bats over his previous 13 contests.
Lagares is batting .348 with a homer and 12 RBIs in his last 19 games.
Lagares, batting .275, is 9 for 23 (.391) with three RBIs in his last six games. He's also hitting .369 (24 of 65) with 13 RBIs in 21 games in July.
Lagares was 2 for 3 with a three-run jack. The rookie is hitting .265.
He had five hits in seven at-bats in the first two games of this series.
Lagares is batting .333 in his last 10 road games.
Lagares is batting .326 while hitting safely in nine of 11.
Lagares, who also doubled in the victory, was batting .139 with no RBIs in his first 17 major league games.
Manager Terry Collins said Lagares wouldn't start right away against former NL Cy Young winner Clayton Kershaw, but would be in the lineup Wednesday night. Lagares has played all three outfield spots and Collins said he was an excellent fielder.
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