James Loney 1B TB 18 Hrs

Loney went 3-for-4 with his seventh home run of the season and three RBI in Tuesday's loss to the Tigers.

Loney drove in all three runs on a home run in the first inning off Tigers ace Max Scherzer. The 30-year-old is on a relative power binge with two long balls and five RBI over his last four games, but as a whole, he's bringing his typical high-average, good defense and minimal power profile to the table yet again this season.

James Loney 1B TB 7 Days

Loney was 3-for-5 with two RBI and a run Wednesday in a 10-2 win against the Rangers.

Wednesday was Loney's fifth multi-hit game of August. The 30-year-old doesn't fit the power profile of a first baseman, but is hitting .327 this month.

James Loney 1B TB 12 Days

Loney is out of the lineup Friday against the Cubs.

Loney has started at first base every game since July 7 for the Rays, but will give way to Sean Rodriguez for the afternoon tilt. Loney is hitting over 50 points lower against left-handed pitching, so Friday will be the perfect opportunity for a day off with southpaw Tsuyoshi Wada on the hill for the Cubs. Look for Loney to return to action Saturday.

James Loney 1B TB 16 Days

Loney went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and a couple of runs scored in Sunday's 7-5 loss to the Angels.

James Loney 1B TB 1 Month

James Loney singled twice, knocked in a pair of runs, drew a walk, and stole a base in a win against the Twins on Sunday.

Loney's two-run single gave the Rays an early 2-0 lead in the first inning, the big hit in what was a very productive afternoon. The first baseman hasn't done much in the power department, but has otherwise done a great job for the Rays at first base. Loney owns a .285/.342/.379 slash line with five home runs, 46 RBI, and three stolen bases.

James Loney 1B TB 2 Months

James Loney went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Tuesday's win over the Yankees.

Loney broke a 1-1 tie with his sixth inning homer, his fifth home run of the season. Loney remains the most productive Rays regular, batting .281/.334/.388 with 42 RBI through 83 games.

James Loney 1B TB 2 Months

James Loney belted a solo home run in the nightcap of Friday's doubleheader, but it was the Rays only offense in a losing effort against the Orioles.

The second inning blast off Chris Tillman was his only hit in four trips to the plate on the evening. He's enjoying another solid season in Tampa Bay, slashing .285/.341/.386 with four long balls and 39 RBI.

James Loney 1B TB 2 Months

James Loney went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts as the Rays' cleanup man on Wednesday.

Loney is hitting just .219 with a homer and five RBI in 64 at-bats this month. He still has the respectable .274 average overall, but the Rays surely wish they had some better options to bat cleanup right now.

James Loney 1B TB 2 Months

James Loney went 2-for-4 in a loss to the Cardinals on Tuesday.

Offense was sparse, as the teams combined for 11 hits and one run on the evening. Loney had two of those hits as he remains one of the only Rays position players showing a pulse at the plate. The first baseman is up to .286/.348/.387 after the multi-hit game.

James Loney 1B TB 3 Months

James Loney went 2-for-3 in Tuesday's loss to the Rays.

Loney was one of two Rays who were able to finagle multiple hits against Marlins starter Henderson Alvarez. The first baseman hasn't hit for much power, but he continues to post a high batting average and an above-average on-base percentage. Loney is slashing .292/.352/.382 with 28 RBI on the season.