Yandy Díaz

Yandy Díaz

Height/Weight: 6' 2"/215 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Sagua la Grande, Cuba
Draft: Undrafted
  • What's Up Newp

    Díaz's 2-run single in 6th sends Rays to 4-3 win over Red Sox at Fenway

    Yandy Díaz snapped a sixth-inning tie with a two-run single and the Tampa Bay Rays held off the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Wednesday night. Taj Bradley (1-1) pitched five solid innings in his second major league start this year, giving up two runs on four hits and a walk with six strikeouts. “I felt good,” Bradley said. Kevin Kelly fanned two in a perfect ninth for his second career save and first this season.

  • Tampa Bay Times, St. Petersburg, Fla.

    Script flipped again as Rays are pounded by Yankees

    ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays were hoping Saturday’s feel-good win was a turn of the dial in the right direction. They’d beaten the Yankees soundly. Their two most dynamic offensive players, Randy Arozarena and Yandy Diaz, had their most productive games of the season. And they had regained the momentum they built in winning the first five games of the homestand. Then they came back Sunday and had ...

  • Deadspin

    Randy Arozarena, Yandy Diaz aim to lift Rays past Yankees in finale

    Tampa Bay manager Kevin Cash's crew managed a pedestrian eight hits on Saturday but made them count. Six were for extra bases, including home runs by Randy Arozarena and Yandy Diaz. Diaz and Arozarena — batting first and second, respectively, in the lineup — combined to go 5-for-7 with the two homers, three doubles, five runs, six RBIs and a walk. Most of the damage was done against New York nemesis Nestor Cortes.