The Cincinnati Reds won the game in a rout, but Astudillo proved that slow and steady on the mound can sometimes work in the majors.
Is this what they mean by crunch time?
"He took his vaccine card," one fan joked.
The executive is the first woman to serve as GM in Major League Baseball.
At least 18 Miami Marlins players have been infected along with three St. Louis Cardinals. More than a dozen games have been postponed.
A burgeoning coronavirus outbreak overshadows Major League Baseball's reopening.
The Marlins opened their season last Friday with a three-game series in Philadelphia.
The MLB team said it was sorry for the “regrettable exchange."
Players left the field as an exterminator in a beekeeping suit climbed a ladder to tackle the swarm.