Archer leads Triple-A Durham rotation
Not only do the Rays have a quality starting staff in the majors, they feel pretty good about what they have at Triple-A Durham.
RHP Chris Archer will be on the mound for Thursday's opener at Norfolk. The rest of the roation will be RHP Alex Colome, LHP Mike Montgomery, RHP Jake Odorizzi, LHP Alex Torres.
Other starters for Rays minor-league openers:
Matt Buschmann for Double-A Montgomery, Parker Markel for Class A Charlotte, Jeff Ames for A Bowling Green.