|Bats / Throws||Left / Left|
|Date of Birth||5/3/1995|
|Height, Weight||6'3", 210 lbs|
|Drafted||2013 - Rd 1|
Meadows went 2-for-5 with two doubles and a run in a loss to the Indians on Friday.
Meadows crossed the plate with the only run of the night for the Rays while churning out his third two-hit effort in his last six starts. The 24-year-old continues to excel across the board, with all three components of his current .325/.406/.632 line (133 plate appearances) qualifying as career-best figures.
Meadows will sit Wednesday against the Dodgers, Steve Carney of Sports Radio 620 WDAE reports.
Meadows has hit .313 with three homers in nine games since returning from a thumb sprain. Guillermo Heredia takes over in right field Wednesday.
Flowers went 1-for-5 with a solo homer in the 11th inning of the Rays' 2-1 win over the Yankees on Saturday.
Meadows's home run -- his ninth of the season -- off Luis Cessa provided the Rays with their margin of victory. The 24-year-old has been solid since he returned from a thumb injury May 10, going 8-for-24 with three homers. Meadows is now slashing .347/.423/.694 with four stolen bases.
Meadows went 2-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base Friday night against the Yankees.
Meadows reached base on a single to left in the first inning and swiped second base, his fourth stolen bag of the season. The 24-year-old is 7-for-19 with two homers and three RBI in six games since returning from the injured list.
Meadows will head to the bench for Tuesday's game against Miami.
Meadows will take a seat with lefty Caleb Smith slated to take the mound for the Marlins. Avisail Garcia is starting in right field and batting cleanup in Meadows' absence.