Desmond Jennings CF TB 1 Month

Desmond Jennings had a rough night at the plate in the nightcap of Friday's doubleheader against the Orioles, going 0-for-4 with a pair of strikeouts.

Jennings has been a disappointment offensively thus far, slashing just .235/.319/.363 with six homers and 20 RBI. He has all of the talent in the world and a terrific blend of power and speed, but hasn't been able to put it all together on the diamond just yet.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 2 Months

Desmond Jennings went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a two-run single in Wednesday's win over the Cardinals.

After three scoreless innings in Wednesday's game, the Rays had run up their consecutive scoreless innings streak to 31. Matt Joyce singled in a run, and Jennings followed with a two-run single in a four-run fourth inning. Jennings has been mediocre at the dish overall, slashing .239/.331/.374 with 12 stolen bases.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 2 Months

Desmond Jennings went 1-for-3 with a stolen base against the Mariners on Sunday.

Jennings had one of the Rays' four hits against Felix Hernandez on the afternoon. The stolen base was his 12th in 15 attempts this season. Jennings is hitting a disappointing .240/.333/.382 this season.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 2 Months

Desmond Jennings had a bunt RBI single and two walks against the Mariners on Friday.

Jennings dropped down a safety squeeze against Chris Young in the bottom of the fifth inning while allowed Evan Longoria to score from third base. The 27-year-old has been a disappointment so far this season, batting just .238/.332/.381 through 57 games, but at least he's running more often than he did last year. He's already up to 11 stolen bases after swiping 20 last year.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 2 Months

Desmond Jennings reached on an Andrew Miller error as the Rays walked off against the Red Sox for a 6-5 victory on Saturday evening at Tropicana Field.

Miller threw a would-be doubleplay ball into center field with two men on in the bottom of the 15th inning, allowing pinch-runner Cole Figueroa to score from second base. The game took five hours and 16 minutes and ended in a ninth straight loss for Boston. Jennings finished 2-for-7 with his 11th stolen base of the season. It was the third consecutive walkoff victory for Tampa Bay.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 2 Months

Rays activated OF Desmond Jennings from the bereavement list.

Jennings was excused Saturday and Sunday for a private family matter. He's batting second and starting in center field on Tuesday night against the Athletics.

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Rays placed OF Desmond Jennings on the bereavement list.

The outfielder will be away from the team for Saturday and Sunday's games and return on Tuesday. Kevin Kiermaier was recalled to provide additional depth.

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Desmond Jennings is not in the Rays' lineup Friday.

Manager Joe Maddon is giving Jennings a breather since he's picked up just one hit in his last 15 at-bats. Brandon Guyer is in center field Friday.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 3 Months

Desmond Jennings continued his hot-hitting ways, going 3-for-4 with a run scored against the Yankees on Sunday.

There is arguably no hotter hitter in baseball right now than Jennings, who is batting .355 (11-for-31) with three home runs, eight runs scored and three stolen bases over his seven-game hitting streak. The onslaught has brought his line up to .294/.386/.505 overall. The power is especially nice to see -- he's reached a new career high in homers in each of the last two seasons, and right now he's looking like a good bet to best his 14 hit last year as well.

Desmond Jennings CF TB 3 Months

Desmond Jennings homered, walked twice and stole two bases versus the Yankees on Friday.

That's a really good night for someone who also struck out three times. The home run was his third, and he's up to six steals now. He looks like a top-20 fantasy outfielder at the moment.