Adames (illness) remains out of the lineup Monday against the Yankees. Adames sat out Sunday's contest due to illness and will not start Monday either. It's unclear how many more days he's expected to miss. Joey Wendle will again slide over to shortstop in his absence, with Brandon Lowe starting at second base.
Adames is out of Sunday's lineup because he is sick, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports. The illness doesn't appear overly severe but will cost Adames at least one game. Joey Wendle is starting at shortstop for the Rays on Sunday in his absence.
Adames is not in the lineup for Sunday's series finale against Toronto, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports. Adames will head to the bench for the second time in the series despite being in the midst of an eight-game hit streak, in which he is 10-for-29 with a pair of home runs and five walks in 34 plate appearances. Joey Wendle will start at shortstop and bat fifth for the Rays.
Adames is out of the lineup against the Blue Jays on Thursday, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports. Adames will get a breather following four straight starts, during which he went 5-for-14 (.357 average) with two home runs and four RBI. In his absence, Joey Wendle will start at shortstop and bat fifth in the order.
Adames went 2-for-3 with a double, a solo home run and a walk in a win over the Athletics on Sunday. Adames' red-hot second half continued Sunday, as his fourth multi-hit effort of the month brought his September average to .350. The rookie also snapped a 16-game homerless streak with his fourth-inning solo blast, giving him multiple extra-base hits in a game for the first time in his young career.