For starters: Matt Moore tries to get Rays series win
ST. PETERSBURG – the Rays have a chance with a victory today to win their third straight series. All they have to do is beat the Astros and 2015 AL Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel, who has not returned to his form of last summer.
The Rays have Matt Moore on the hill.
Both pitchers have been struggling.
Moore is 1-4 with a 6.49 ERA in his last nine starts (2-4, 5.56 for the years). He pitched seven innings in his last start, matching his season-longest outing.
Keuchel comes into today’s game with a 3-8 record and a 5.44 ERA.
Here are the lineups: