Tampa Bay Rays Players to Watch
2B Brandon Lowe
Lowe is enjoying a career-season where he has slashed .236/.334/.490 with 34 home runs, 86 RBI’s, and seven stolen bases. The 27-year-old has posted a .750 OPS so far this month with three home runs and eight RBI’s.
3B Joey Wendle
Another player who is enjoying a career-season is Wendle, who currently has a career-high 11 home runs in a season in which he made his first-ever All-Star appearance. Wendle has slashed .258/.333/.419 so-far this month.
C Mike Zunino
Year three in Tampa Bay has brought the veteran catcher his first-career All-Star appearance, as well as a career-high 31 home runs and .854 OPS. Zunino has a hit in four of his last five games which includes two home runs.
OF Randy Arozarena
The Rays team-leader in hits, Arozarena has enjoyed a strong first full major league season after last seasons historic-showing in October. So far this month, Arozarena has posted a .762 OPS.
CF Kevin Kiermaier
The veteran outfielder has struggled at times this season slashing .248/.313/.367 for the year. Kiermaier has however enjoyed success so-far this month slashing .286/.362/.452 across his last 18 games.