Lowe went 1-for-5 with a solo homer in the Rays' Game 5 loss to the Astros on Thursday.
Tampa Bay's home-run leader during the regular season, Lowe had gone 41 at-bats without an extra-base hit to begin the playoffs. Lowe is finally off the schneid, though it's not out of the question he sits in favor of Mike Brosseau on Friday with lefty Framber Valdez starting for Houston.
Lowe isn't in the lineup Wednesday for Game 4 of the ALCS against the Astros.
Lowe has been in a bit of a slump to begin the series, as he's gone 1-for-13 with one run, one walk and five strikeouts. He'll get a breather Wednesday as the Rays hold a 3-0 lead in the ALCS. Mike Brosseau will start at second base in his absence.
Lowe is not starting Friday against the Phillies, Neil Solondz of the Rays Radio Network reports.
Lowe sits for the first time in the month of September. This appears to be nothing more than a routine day off, as he's hitting .340/.410/.604 over his last 15 contests. Joey Wendle will be the second baseman in his absence.
Lowe went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in Wednesday's 8-5 win over the Mets.
Lowe got an RBI when he reached on a fielder's choice that allowed Manuel Margot to score in the third inning. In the sixth, Lowe hit a single and scored on a Randy Arozarena homer. Lowe added a two-run blast in the eighth as part of the Rays' three run rally. The 26-year-old is slashing .274/.363/.570 with 14 homers, 36 RBI, 35 runs scored and three stolen bases through 53 games this year.
Lowe is out of the lineup Sunday against the Orioles, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.
Lowe started the last six games and went 8-for-21 with one homer, one double, three RBI and four walks during that stretch, but he'll take a seat against southpaw John Means. Joey Wendle receives the start at second base in Sunday's series finale.
Lowe went 3-for-4 with a solo home run, a walk and a stolen base in an extra-inning loss to the Nationals on Wednesday.
On a mostly forgettable night for the Rays' offense, Lowe was essentially the only true bright spot. His ninth-inning homer off Daniel Hudson was Lowe's third round-tripper in the last five games, and his three-hit night extended his hitting streak to seven games after he opened September in an 0-for-12 slump.
Lowe is not in Sunday's lineup against the Red Sox.
Manager Kevin Cash said it is just a routine day off for Lowe. Hunter Renfroe will start in right field and bat fifth with lefty Martin Perez on the mound for Boston.
Lowe went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Saturday's 5-4 win over the Red Sox.
His seventh-inning shot off Marcus Walden proved to be the game-winning hit as Nick Anderson and Diego Castillo shut the door on Boston from there. Lowe is slashing .258/.351/.570 through 43 games with an impressive 12 homers and 30 RBI.
Lowe went 2-for-4 with two stolen bases, one run, one walk and one strikeout in Friday's win against the Red Sox.
Lowe didn't flash much power Friday, but he demonstrated his speed with his first two stolen bases of the season. He now carries a .911 OPS with 29 runs and 29 RBI during the 2020 season.
Lowe went 1-for-3 with a walk and a solo home run Thursday against the Red Sox.
Lowe took Mike Kickham yard in the fourth inning, going back-to-back with Hunter Renfroe. He now has 11 home runs on the season, though it was his first since Aug. 26. Overall, Lowe has maintained a .252/.345/.559 line along with 28 runs scored and 29 RBI across 154 plate appearances.
Lowe isn't in Wednesday's lineup against the Yankees.
Lowe has gone hitless with one walk and four strikeouts over the past two games, and he'll get a day off with lefty Jordan Montgomery on the mound for the Yankees on Wednesday. Hunter Renfroe will take over in right field.
Lowe is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Marlins, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.
The lefty-hitting Lowe's absence from the starting nine comes as a surprise with a right-hander (Sandy Alcantara) on the hill for Miami. Manager Kevin Cash may have just wanted to give Lowe a day to clear his head with the 26-year-old stuck in a 4-for-31 slump over his last nine games.
Lowe isn't in Thursday's lineup against the Orioles.
Lowe will get a day off with left-hander John Means serving as the starting pitcher for the Orioles on Thursday. Joey Wendle will start at second base while Hunter Renfroe will be deployed as the right fielder.
Lowe went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run Wednesday against the Orioles.
Lowe took Asher Wojciechowski deep in the third inning for his 10th homer of the season. After a power surge throughout the middle of August, Lowe has cooled a bit at the plate, as he's now just 3-for-22 across his last six games. Despite a slow stretch at the dish, Lowe is still hitting an impressive .296/.397/.676 with 26 runs scored and 27 RBI across 126 plate appearances to this point in the season.
Lowe went 1-for-4 with a solo home run, three runs, one walk and one strikeout in Friday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Lowe has been on a tear recently as he's now scored in 10 straight games. During that stretch, he's carrying a 1.552 OPS with six home runs, 14 RBI and 16 runs. The 26-year-old was mainly confined to a platoon in the past, but his stellar play has made him a regular in the Rays' lineup.
Lowe is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Yankees, Juan Toribio of MLB.com reports.
With a 1.156 OPS through 97 plate appearances, Lowe has been the Rays' top hitter so far this season. Though his stellar form at the plate has largely allowed him to escape a platoon role, the lefty-hitting Lowe will take a seat against southpaw James Paxton while the Rays and Yankees conclude their series with a day game after a night game. Joey Wendle will cover second base in Lowe's stead.
Lowe went 1-for-3 with a walk and a three-run home run in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Yankees.
His third-inning blast off Masahiro Tanaka gave the Rays a 4-0 lead, and Blake Snell and the bullpen made it hold up. Lowe extended his hit streak to nine games in the process, a surge during which he has six homers and 14 RBI. He won AL Player of the Week honors last week.
Lowe went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and three RBI in Friday's loss to the Blue Jays.
Lowe remained hot in Friday's series opener against the Blue Jays, but the Rays' bullpen struggled late in the game. Lowe has multiple RBI in each of the past three games, and he's carrying a 1.096 OPS with six home runs and 19 RBI over the first 20 games of the season.
Lowe went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and three runs scored Thursday against the Red Sox.
Lowe began his productive effort at the plate with a deep home run to right field for his fifth long ball of the season. He followed that up with a timely single in the fourth inning, as well as a lineout that drove in a run in the eighth frame. He's maintained an impressive .309/.382/.676 line across 76 plate appearances to this point in the campaign.
Lowe went 3-for-5 with a double, a two-run home run and three runs overall in a win over the Red Sox on Wednesday.
The hot-hitting Lowe's second-inning shot with Austin Meadows aboard extended the Rays' lead to 4-0 and his hitting streak to four games. Wednesday's multi-hit effort, Lowe's first since Aug. 4, vaulted both his monthly and season average over the .300 mark, and six (three doubles, three homers) of his 10 hits thus far in August have now gone for extra bases.
|Last 7 Games|
|10/09||vs NYY||W 2-1||3||0||0||0||0||1||0|
|10/08||@ NYY||L 1-5||3||0||0||0||1||1||0|
|10/07||@ NYY||W 8-4||5||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|10/06||vs NYY||W 7-5||4||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|10/05||vs NYY||L 3-9||3||0||0||0||0||2||0|
|09/30||vs TOR||W 8-2||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|09/29||vs TOR||W 3-1||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
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|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2017||AFA-Charlotte Stone Crab||90||315||62||98||34||3||9||46||47||65||6||3||.311||.403||.524|
|2019||AFA-Charlotte Stone Crab||2||6||2||1||1||0||0||2||1||--||0||0||.167||.375||.333|