Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings led off and had a solid offensive game on Wednesday during a 9-2 loss to the Red Sox.
Jennings tripled and stole his sixth base of the season as he finished 2 for 5 with an RBI and run scored. He's batting .243.
The speedy center fielder already has six stolen bases and two triples to go with four homers and 11 RBI. He's scored 28 runs and that has him in...
Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings was back in action Tuesday in a win over the Red Sox, following a three-game absence due to a groin injury.
Jennings didn't contribute much in a 5-3 win, going 0 for 4 from the leadoff spot with a strikeout to drop his average to .237.
The 0-for-4 game ended a seven-game hitting streak for Jennings in which he increased his average from .218 to .244.
Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings returned to the starting lineup Tuesday against Boston following a three-game absence with a groin injury, the Tampa Tribune reports. Jennings took his usual spot atop the batting order as he prepared for his first game since last Thursday.
“Jennings was injured and never got the rhythm he needed in 2012 to be a Huge Fantasy Force. Yet he still hit 13 HRs and stole 31 bases. Desmond is a young superstar and batting leadoff for the Rays every game should bring some big nights. Desmond has been a SB machine this Spring, 50 is possible to go along with 10 HRs.”