Ken Rosenthal announced that the Rays have called up 1B Nate Lowe to the show.
#Rays promoting 1B Nate Lowe, their minor-league player of the year last season, source tells The Athletic. Batting .300 with .987 OPS at Triple A. No word yet on corresponding move.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) April 29, 2019
Nate Lowe was selected by the Rays in the 13th round of the 2016 draft out of Mississippi State. Since then he has ascended quickly through the minors, most recently posting a .300/.444/.543 slash line in Triple-A Durham, good for a 156 wRC+ in 90 PA. Nate Lowe is currently ranked at Tampa Bay’s #8 prospect according to MLB.com
Update 4/29/19: Marc Topkin has announced that 3B Christian Arroyo has been optioned to Triple-A Durham as the corresponding move, and DFA Andrew Moore to make room for Nate Lowe on the 40-man.
#Rays confirm call up of Nate Lowe and option Arroyo to Durham. The 40-man roster move is still TBA— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) April 29, 2019
#Rays DFA RH Andrew Moore to make 40 man roster room for Lowe— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) April 29, 2019