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Rays-Marlins preview

Rays vs. Marlins

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When/where: 7:10 tonight; Tropicana Field

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)

Tickets: $7-20, available at Tropicana Field box office, Ticketmaster,, team Tampa store; $3 surcharge within 5 hours of game time.

Probable pitchers

RAYS: LH Matt Moore (2-4, 6.48)

MARLINS: LH Adam Conley (4-1, 3.93)

On Moore: Rolling since return from minors, 1-1, 3.86 ERA, .236 opponents average in four starts. Was 1-3, 8.78, .372 in first six after return from DL. Is 2-0, 2.77 in two 2012 starts vs. Marlins.

On Conley: Has improved since June big-league debut, going 3-1, 2.70 over past six starts, and with 25 strikeouts in 221/3 innings over past four. Second-round pick in 2011 was 9-3, 2.52 at Triple A.

Key matchups


Adeiny Hechavarria 0-for-6

Jeff Mathis 0-for-5

Ichiro Suzuki 8-for-18


None have faced

On deck

Wednesday: vs. Marlins, 7:10. Rays — LH Drew Smyly (4-2, 3.26); Marlins — RH Jarred Cosart (2-4, 4.15)

Thursday: vs. Marlins, 7:10. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (8-9, 3.49); Marlins — RH Jose Fernandez (6-0, 2.91)

Friday: vs. Blue Jays, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Jays — TBA

Saturday: vs. Blue Jays, 6:10. Rays — TBA; Jays — TBA

Sunday: vs. Blue Jays, 3:10. Rays — TBA; Jays — TBA

End of season

Rays disabled list

• C Curt Casali, left hamstring strain, eligible Sept. 10, targeting this week

Out for season: LHP Jeff Beliveau, shoulder surgery; RHP Alex Cobb, Tommy John elbow surgery; LHP Grayson Garvin, left back tear; OF Desmond Jennings, left knee bruise, oral surgery; RHP Burch Smith, Tommy John elbow surgery

Marc Topkin, Times staff writer

Rays-Marlins preview 09/28/15 [Last modified: Monday, September 28, 2015 9:32pm]
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