|Sep. 30 9:24 PM PT10:24 PM MT11:24 PM CT12:24 AM ET0:24 ET4:24 GMT12:24 9:24 PM MST11:24 PM EST11:54 PM VEN8:24 UAE11:24 PM CT-Gyorko hit his 28th home run of the season Thursday.
Analysis: It was only the second hit in 20 at-bats for Gyorko, whose current .238 average matches the lowest it has been since the All-Star break. He's gone deep just twice in his last 21 games.
|Sep. 21 9:39 PM PT10:39 PM MT11:39 PM CT12:39 AM ET0:39 ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST12:09 AM VEN8:39 UAE11:39 PM CT-Gyorko recorded his second straight two-hit game, with two RBIs, on Tuesday.
Analysis: He is 6 for 17 in his last five games.
|Aug. 30 10:25 PM PT11:25 PM MT12:25 AM CT1:25 AM ET1:25 ET5:25 GMT13:25 10:25 PM MST12:25 AM EST12:55 AM VEN9:25 UAE12:25 AM CT-Gyorko homered again while finishing 2 for 4 in Monday's win at Milwaukee.
Analysis: That makes three homers in five games and eight in the last 15 for Gyorko, whose 16 long balls since the All-Star break are tied with Minnesota's Brian Dozier for the most in the majors. He's also knocked in 14 runs and scored 14 times over that 15-game power surge.
|Aug. 27 10:39 AM PT11:39 AM MT12:39 PM CT1:39 PM ET13:39 ET17:39 GMT1:39 10:39 AM MST12:39 PM EST1:09 PM VEN21:39 UAE12:39 PM CT-Gyorko's two-run home in the first was all his team needed as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Oakland Athletics 3-1 on Friday night.
Analysis: It was the second straight game with a homer for Gyorko, who has 14 hits over his last 12 games - half of which have left the park.
|Aug. 21 5:55 PM PT6:55 PM MT7:55 PM CT8:55 PM ET20:55 ET0:55 GMT8:55 5:55 PM MST7:55 PM EST8:25 PM VEN4:55 UAE (+1)7:55 PM CT-Gyorko continued to power the Cardinals on Sunday. He went 2 for 5 with his 20th home run in a 9-0 win at Philadelphia.
Analysis: Gyorko has pounded out five home runs and driven in 10 runs over his last eight games.
|Aug. 20 10:54 PM PT11:54 PM MT12:54 AM CT1:54 AM ET1:54 ET5:54 GMT13:54 10:54 PM MST12:54 AM EST1:24 AM VEN9:54 UAE12:54 AM CT-Gyorko went 2 for 5 with his 19th home run as St. Louis won its fifth in a row on Friday.
Analysis: Gyorko has been a nice source of power from the middle infield spots. He's hit four home runs and driven in eight runs over his last six games.
|Aug. 16 8:27 PM PT9:27 PM MT10:27 PM CT11:27 PM ET23:27 ET3:27 GMT11:27 8:27 PM MST10:27 PM EST10:57 PM VEN7:27 UAE (+1)10:27 PM CT-Gyorko homered for the third time in four games Tuesday, belting a three-run shot in the Cardinals' 8-5 win at Houston.
Analysis: Gyorko is 6 for 17 with three home runs and six RBIs in his last five games after knocking in two runs in his previous 14 contests.
|Aug. 12 3:17 PM PT4:17 PM MT5:17 PM CT6:17 PM ET18:17 ET22:17 GMT6:17 3:17 PM MST5:17 PM EST5:47 PM VEN2:17 UAE (+1)5:17 PM CT-Gyorko went 2 for 4 with his 16th homer of the season Friday.
Analysis: He's 3 for 7 in his last two games after going 2 for 19 with a homer in his previous six contests.
|July 27 11:04 AM PT12:04 PM MT1:04 PM CT2:04 PM ET14:04 ET18:04 GMT2:04 11:04 AM MST1:04 PM EST1:34 PM VEN22:04 UAE1:04 PM CT-Gyorko homered twice in Tuesday's doubleheader with the Mets, connecting for a two-run shot in the opener and a solo blast in the nightcap.
Analysis: Gyorko has fully taken advantage of increased playing time given by Jhonny Peralta's injury, as he's walloped seven home runs and hit .353 with 11 RBIs over his last nine games.
|July 23 9:51 AM PT10:51 AM MT11:51 AM CT12:51 PM ET12:51 ET16:51 GMT0:51 9:51 AM MST11:51 AM EST12:21 PM VEN20:51 UAE11:51 AM CT-Gyroko's sudden home run barrage continued Friday as he went 2 for 4 with a solo shot and a walk in a 16-inning win over the Dodgers.
Analysis: Gyorko has gone deep five times in his last five games, batting .526 in that span, after going deep just seven times through his first 60.
|July 21 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-Gyorko had three homers and six RBIs in the Cardinals' doubleheader sweep over the Padres on Wednesday.
Analysis: Gyorko, dealt by the Padres in the offseason for outfielder Jon Jay, is 13 for 21 (.619) against his old team with six homers and 10 RBIs. He has 11 homers and 27 RBIs on the year with 40 starts spread across the infield.
|Apr. 25 11:55 AM PT12:55 PM MT1:55 PM CT2:55 PM ET14:55 ET18:55 GMT2:55 11:55 AM MST1:55 PM EST2:25 PM VEN22:55 UAE1:55 PM CT-Gyorko went 3 for 5 with his fourth home run in Sunday's win over the Padres.
Analysis: Gyorko didn't mind being booed when he returned to San Diego with the St. Louis Cardinals. After all, what better revenge than going 6 for 11 with two homers, a triple, four RBIs and three runs scored in the three-game series? "I heard it, but it is what it is," Gyorko said about the booing. "People are going to do whatever they want, so if that's what makes them happy, they can keep booing."
|Apr. 24 6:46 PM PT7:46 PM MT8:46 PM CT9:46 PM ET21:46 ET1:46 GMT9:46 6:46 PM MST8:46 PM EST9:16 PM VEN5:46 UAE (+1)8:46 PM CT-Gyorko went 3 for 5 with his third home run in Saturday's win over the Padres.
Analysis: Gyorko had been 3 for 20 over his previous nine games.
|Apr. 6 3:12 PM PT4:12 PM MT5:12 PM CT6:12 PM ET18:12 ET22:12 GMT6:12 3:12 PM MST5:12 PM EST5:42 PM VEN2:12 UAE (+1)5:12 PM CT-Gyorko went 2 for 5 with a home run and two RBIs in Tuesday's loss to Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Gyorko, who came over from San Diego in the offseason, was 0 for 3 in his St. Louis debut on Sunday.
|Feb. 23 4:03 AM PT5:03 AM MT6:03 AM CT7:03 AM ET7:03 ET12:03 GMT20:03 5:03 AM MST7:03 AM EST7:33 AM VEN16:03 UAE6:03 AM CT-Gyorko, who arrived in a trade with the Padres billed as a semi-regular, will get the first shot at filling the gap left by injured shortstop Jhonny Peralta.
Analysis: If Gyorko, who's best suited for second base but also has experience at shortstop and third, can't cut it, there's also Cuban defector Aledmys Diaz or utilityman Greg Garcia. St. Louis manager Mike Matheny won't show his cards as to whether he favors Gyorko or Diaz to fill in for Peralta, who is out two to three months with a torn thumb ligament.