The Creole mask continued his strong August at Triple-A Syracuse on Friday, taking center stage in a 6-3 win over Lehigh Valley.
Álvarez, 20, hit a two-run homer in the third inning to extend his team’s lead to 4-0.
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The connection was his fifth homer at the Triple-A level and the 23rd of the season.
As detailed by MLB, in 87 games between Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A this season, Francisco Álvarez is batting .259 and has an on-base percentage of .366.