Next: at Orioles, 7:05 Friday. Probable pitchers: Rays — RH Chris Archer (0-1, 3.60); Orioles — RH Chris Tillman (0-0, 0.00)
Saturday: at Orioles, 1:05. Rays — LH Drew Smyly (0-1, 6.75); Orioles — RH Mike Wright (3-5, 6.04 in 2015)
Sunday: at Orioles, 1:35. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (0-0, 1.59); Orioles — TBA
Tuesday: vs. Indians, 7:10. Rays — LH Matt Moore (0-0, 5.40); Indians — TBA
Wednesday: vs. Indians, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Indians — TBA
Thursday: vs. Indians, 1:10. Rays — TBA; Indians — TBA
For starters, minors style
Here are the Rays' minor-league rotations, with play starting tonight:
Blake Snell, Matt Andriese, Jamie Schultz, Austin Pruitt, Adam Wilk
Jacob Faria, Taylor Guerrieri, Ryne Stanek, Chris Kirsch, Chih-Wei Hu
Advanced Class A Charlotte
Brent Honeywell, Hunter Wood, Benton Moss, Greg Harris, Chris Pike
Class A Bowling Green
Jose Mujica, Cameron Varga, Michael Velasquez, Angel Yepez, Genesis Cabrera, Alexis Tapia
Numbers of the day
18 Team-record consecutive games in which the Rays have homered, going back to Sept. 20, the longest such streak for any team since the 2013 Mariners did 23.
5 Innings, of 36, in which the Rays led at the end.
3 Rays to hit three or more homers in the first four games of a season — Jorge Cantu, 3 in 2005; Evan Longoria, 4 in 2009; Steven Souza Jr., 3 in 2016.
2-2 Rays record when trailing after seven innings; they were 7-60 last year and didn't get their second such win until Game 98 (July 24).
Quote of the day
"They beat us at our game today."
Blue Jays manager John Gibbons
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer