For starters: Rays at A's, looking for 4 straight
UPDATE, 8:13: Morrison said the diagnosis on his forearm was tendinitis and he got a cortisone shot. Cash said they hope he will be available to at least pinch hit by Saturday. ... Cash said Beckham earned playing time with his recent hot hitting, worked out today since they are facing a LHP.
Here is the A's lineup:
UPDATE, 6:49: Pearce is back in the Rays lineup, and Beckham gets another start as well.
DEVELOPING: After scoring a 7-3 win late Thursday, the Rays are looking to run their winning streak to four tonight when they take on the A's again.
RHP Jake Odorizzi, coming off a win over the Orioles, will be on the mound, opposed by A's rookie LHP Sean Manaea.
Steve Pearce is expected to be back in the Rays lineup tonight at 1B after sitting out Thursday to rest the right hamstring that had landed him on the DL for a month previously.
Lineups when available.