After spending a 19-game promotion with the Pittsburgh Pirates, left fielder Gorkys Hernandez returned to Indianapolis on June 6. While with Pittsburgh, Hernandez made his major league debut and played in nine games. He batted .200 with two RBI, a stolen base and a run scored.
June 16, 2012
Outfielder Gorkys Heranandez batted .283 this season with the Triple A Indianapolis Indians, with one home run and 40 RBI. He had 21 stolen bases and was named the Indians defensive player of the year. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko spoke with Hernandez recently.
September 13, 2011
OF Gorkys Hernandez was acquired 2009 trade with Atlanta. He Has been a three-time All-Star Futures Game representative (2007, 2008, 2010). He had a fractured right ring finger in July missing the rest of the season. At AA Altoona he hit .266 with two home runs, 26 RBI and 17 steals. Hernandez who will start at AAA Indianapolis spoke with PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko recently.
March 21, 2011
Gorkys Hernandez a 21-year old centerfielder was one of the main pieces the Pirates got from Atlanta along with pitchers Charlie Morton and Jeff Locke when they traded Nate McLouth. In 42 games with the Double A Altoona Curve Hernandez is hitting .256 with two home runs and 10 RBI. PiratesDugout.com's George Von Benko caught up with Hernandez recently.
July 21, 2009