DOB: February 24, 1974
AGE (on Opening Day:) 34
BIRTHPLACE: San Juan, Puerto Rico
WEIGHT: 210 lbs
COLLEGE: Florida International
MAJOR LEAGUE DEBUT: September 13, 1998
ACQUIRED: Traded to the Red Sox from the Florida Marlins along with Josh Beckett and Guillermo Mota for Hanley Ramirez, Anibal Sanchez and Jesus Delgado on November 25, 2005.
Lowell is married to wife, Bertica and have one daughter Alexis Ileana (4) and graduated from Florida International with a degree in finance.
Browne, Ian. "Note: Lowell knew he was staying put" MLB.com 20 February 2008.
Bradford, Rob. "Castro's exit good news, Lowell still skeptical" Boston Herald 20 February 2006.
Horrigan, Jeff. "Sox standout Lowell: Castro killed my kin" Boston Herald 2 August 2006.
Edes, Gordon. "Just another comeback year" The Boston Globe 12 January 2006.
Minichino, Adam. "Lowell fighting cancer battle one day at a time." 9 July 1999
Mike Lowell chats with WEEI's "Dennis & Callahan" on Monday February, 25, 2008.