Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Tampa Bay Rays

Rays: Mannings are Jeter's guests

Stat of the day

23-26

Rays' record at new Yankee Stadium

Today: Off

Next game: vs. Orioles, 7:10 p.m. Tuesday, Tropicana Field

Probable pitchers: Rays — RH Chris Archer (2-1, 4.84); Orioles — RH Chris Tillman (3-1, 3.68)

On deck

Wednesday: vs. Orioles, 7:10. Rays — LH Cesar Ramos (1-1, 3.05); Orioles — RH Bud Norris (2-2, 3.94)

Thursday: vs. Orioles, 7:10. Rays — LH David Price (3-2, 4.44); Orioles — RH Ubaldo Jimenez (1-4, 5.19)

Friday: vs. Indians, 7:10. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (1-3, 6.83); Indians — RH Corey Kluber (2-3, 4.14)

Saturday: vs. Indians, 7:10. Rays — LH Erik Bedard (1-1, 4.35); Indians — RH Zach McAllister (3-2, 3.82)

Sunday: vs. Indians, 1:40. Rays — RH Chris Archer (2-1, 4.84); Indians — RH Josh Tomlin (1-1, 3.54)

Rays disabled list

• INF Tim Beckham, knee surgery, 15-day, eligible April 14 (targeting post-All-Star break)

• RHP Alex Cobb, left oblique strain, 15-day, April 28 (targeting early June)

• RHP Jeremy Hellickson, right elbow surgery, eligible April 14 (targeting late June)

• LHP Matt Moore, left elbow soreness, eligible April 23 (had surgery April 22, out for season)

Marc Topkin, Times staff writer

'Omaha' meeting 'Wichita'

There was a chance for geographical convergence Sunday, with Peyton Manning — and brother Eli — at the game as guests of Derek Jeter. Playing off Manning using the word "Omaha" for audibles, Rays manager Joe Maddon adopted "Wichita" as the Rays' "call" for an instant replay review. But Maddon didn't get a chance to compare notes with Manning (near right, with Jeter), who was on the field briefly pregame then in the Yankees clubhouse.

Stat of the day

23-26 Rays' record at new Yankee Stadium

Round-trippers

Wil Myers' inside-the-park homer was the 11th by a Ray. The first 10:

Dave Martinez July 1998

Randy Winn October 1999

Chris Gomez August 2001

Randy Winn May 2002

Rey Sanchez June 2004

Carl Crawford April 2005

Carl Crawford April 2007

Carl Crawford July 2009

Evan Longoria June 2011

Ben Zobrist September 2011



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