26-year-old David Nathaniel Lowe Jr. (born July 7, 1995) is an American Major League Baseball first baseman for the Texas Rangers (MLB). He was previously with the Tampa Bay Rays.
In Marietta, Georgia, Lowe attended Pope High School. In 2014, he enrolled in Mercer University and began playing collegiate baseball for the Mercer Bears.
For the 2015 season, he transferred to St. John’s River State College, then for the 2016 season, he transferred to Mississippi State University to play for the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Louisville Slugger awarded him a Second Team All-American that year.
Lowe was promoted to the major leagues by the Rays on April 29, 2019. He hit his first big league home run against the New York Yankees on July 5, 2019.
Lowe had his first multi-home run game on July 13, 2019. Lowe participated in 21 games with the Rays in 2020, slashing.224/.316/.433 with four home runs and eleven RBIs in 76 at-bats.
Josh Lowe, his brother, is a player in the Rays organization. They shared a locker room with Bowling Green and Charlotte. David, his father, was picked by the Seattle Mariners in the 1986 MLB Draft, but instead entered the United States Naval Academy and became a pilot in the United States Navy.