CF,RF - Arizona Diamondbacks
The Diamondbacks optioned Jake McCarthy to Triple-A Reno Monday.
McCarthy has struggled this season, tallying a .245/.325/.331 slash line with two home runs and 14 RBI in 86 games this season. The Diamondbacks recalled Kyle Lewis to take McCarthy’s spot on the roster.
D-backs outfielder Jake McCarthy is back in the starting lineup Monday versus the Giants.
McCarthy didn't appear in Sunday's series finale with the Mariners but will return to take on Giants right-hander Jakob Junis on Monday. The young outfielder has improved as the season has moved along and owns a .256 average with two homers and 23 stolen bases across 74 games played.
Jake McCarthy is not in the lineup for the Arizona Diamondbacks against the Seattle Mariners Sunday.
McCarthy will sit out for general rest Sunday, with Dominic Canzone patrolling right field and batting fifth against the Mariners.
Jake McCarthy is not in the Diamondbacks starting lineup on Sunday against the Reds.
McCarthy gets the afternoon off for Arizona. Dominic Canzone is starting in right field in his absence.
McCarthy had a productive game, going 1-for-3 with a walk, an RBI, and two stolen bases in the Diamondbacks' 10-5 victory over the Nationals.
With 12 stolen bases on the season, McCarthy has been a valuable asset on the basepaths for Arizona, despite his struggles at the plate, as he is hitting just .191 with one home run and six RBI over 94 at-bats.