For starters: Rays at Tigers, with Souza on top
UPDATE, 4:44: RHP Brad Boxberger will move his rehab assignment to Triple-A Durham on Saturday, his third outing in his return from core muscle surgery. ... Souza said he won't chneg his approach hitting in the leadoff slot, having done so twice last year and often in the minors.
J.D. Martinez rf
V. Martinez dh
DEVELOPING: After an impressive three-game sweep of the Blue Jays, in which they racked up a series-record 44 hits, the Rays are in Detroit tonight to open a series with the Tigers.
Their lineup has a slightly different look, with Steven Souza Jr. batitng leadoff, for the third time in his big-league career.
RHP Matt Andriese, riding 15-inning scoreless streak after two strong starts following his call-up, will be on the mound for the Rays. RHP Anibal Sanchez will start for the Tigers.
Here is the Rays lineup: