Lowe went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 2-1 win over the Yankees on Saturday. Leading off the seventh inning, Lowe tied the score at 1-1 with his ninth homer to right field, tying Yandy Diaz for the team lead. Lowe also leads the team with 24 RBI and has a .292/.344/.556 slash line for the season.
Lowe went 2-for-3 with a double an RBI, a walk and a run scored Friday against the Yankees. Lowe doubled home a run in the eighth inning to give the Rays a 2-1 lead, but the Yankees would rally in the bottom of the ninth to come away with the win. The 24-year-old continues to find success at the dish in 2019, slashing .293/.346/.543 with eight homers and 23 RBI over 38 games.
Lowe isn't starting Tuesday's game against the Marlins. Following a scheduled off day Monday, Lowe will get another night to rest after going 0-for-7 over his last two contests. Daniel Robertson will man the keystone and bat third with Lowe on the bench.
Lowe is not starting Saturday against the Yankees, Steve Carney of Sports Radio 620 WDAE reports. Lowe sits after starting 10 straight games. He hit .310 with a pair of homers over that stretch but also struck out 37.8 percent of the time. Daniel Robertson gets the start at second base.
Lowe went 2-for-5 with a home run, a double and two RBI in Tuesday's 6-3 win over Arizona. Lowe extended his hit streak to 11 games and has a 1.019 OPS over 44 at-bats in that stretch. The 24-year-old is slashing .311/.366/.597 with eight home runs and 22 RBI, though his 31.3 percent strikeout rate and unsustainable .408 BABIP suggest he's due for some regression.
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