1B,3B - TB
Yandy Diaz went 2-for-3 with a double, scored a run and knocked in two runners as the Rays lost to the Marlins on Saturday by a 12-7 score.
Diaz struggled in spring training but is locked in as the starting first baseman for the Rays this season. The 29-year-old is worth owning in 14 team fantasy leagues and deeper.
Yandy Diaz went 2-for-3 with an RBI triple during Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Dodgers in Game 5 of the Worlds Series.
Diaz smacked an RBI triple off Clayton Kershaw in the third inning to put the Rays on the scoreboard. He continues to leadoff for the Rays against lefties. LHP Tony Gonsolin will draw the start Game 6, Diaz could be hitting in the top of the order once again. The 29-year-old has struggled this postseason, hitting .200 (7-for-35) with one RBI and three runs scored over 19 games.
Yandy Diaz (hamstring) is playing third base and batting cleanup for the Rays' second postseason game against the Blue Jays on Wednesday.
Diaz hasn't played since August 31st due to a right hamstring strain. The 29-year-old is ready to go opposite lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu today. Tampa Bay could knock Toronto from the playoffs with a win this afternoon.
Yandy Diaz was added to the Rays' roster for their Wild Card Round Series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Diaz successfully made his way through workouts late last week so this was an anticipated move. The third baseman missed all of September with his hamstring issue so his return should be a boost for Tampa Bay as they look to make a deep run in the postseason.
Yandy Diaz (hamstring) went through a full workout on Friday.
There's a chance Diaz returns on Saturday or Sunday, but the Rays are just hoping to have him back for the playoffs.