|Bats / Throws||Left / Right|
|Date of Birth||10/9/1990|
|Height, Weight||6'3", 215 lbs|
|Drafted||2012 - Rd 6 by ARZ|
|Fantasy Own %||87.6|
|1||Tigers to hire Ron Gardenhire as manager|
|2||Diamondbacks announce Tony La Russa will leave organization|
|3||Tale of the Tape: National League Championship Series|
|4||Diamondbacks guard pool to prevent Dodgers from swimming|
|5||WATCH: Cody Bellinger dominates fifth inning with bat and glove|
Jake Lamb went 0 for 3 Monday as the Arizona Diamondbacks lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1. He ended the game with a .250 batting average.
Lamb was 6 for 13 with no RBI in four playoff games.
Jake Lamb went 2 for 4 Saturday as the Arizona Diamondbacks fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-5. Lamb scored once. He ended the game with a .400 batting average.
Both of Lamb's hits came off left-handers, a very good sign considering he hit a paltry .144 with a .557 OPS against southpaws during the regular season. The All-Star third baseman had six homers against the Dodgers in regular-season play, though none came off Game 3 starter Yu Darvish.
Jake Lamb went 0 for 1 Friday as the Arizona Diamondbacks lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-5. He ended the game with a .000 batting average.
Torey Lovullo opted to sit Lamb and his .144 average against left-handers in a Game 1 matchup opposite Clayton Kershaw. The 2017 All-Star figures to be back in the lineup for Saturday's Game 2, as he's 2 for 4 with a home run lifetime off Dodgers southpaw and scheduled starter Rich Hill.
Lamb is out of the lineup for Game 1 of the NLDS against the Dodgers on Friday.
With left-hander Clayton Kershaw taking the mound for Los Angeles, Lamb will retreat to the bench as Adam Rosales draws the start at the hot corner. He will be available, and is likely to enter the game at some point, either as a pinch hitter or subbing in for Rosales in the latter stages of Friday's affair.
Lamb went 4-for-5 with three runs Wednesday in the Diamondbacks' 11-8 win over the Rockies in the National League wild-card game.
Lamb has fit the profile of a Three True Outcomes player for much of his career, but he prioritized contact hitting over selling out for power Wednesday, as all of his hits were singles. He picked a good time to deliver his only four-hit game of the campaign, though the third baseman put together seven three-hit performances during the regular season.