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Rays-Orioles Saturday preview

Tonight: at Orioles

7:05, Camden Yards, Baltimore

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

Probable pitchers

RAYS: RH Matt Andriese (7-7, 4.46)

orioles: RH Chris Tillman (16-5, 3.68)

On Andriese: Snapped a 17-game, eight-start winless streak with solid Sunday outing vs. Yankees, allowing one run in five innings. Is 0-3, 9.24 in five games (two starts) vs. Orioles.

On Tillman: Ace has been struggling a bit, 2-3, 5.68 in past six games after a 14-2, 3.18 start. Makes his 25th career start vs. Rays, 8-9, 4.09, allowing 156 baserunners in 141 innings.

Key matchups

RAYS VS. tillman

Logan Forsythe 9-for-30

Kevin Kiermaier 2-for-22

Evan Longoria 17-for-60

Brad Miller 3-for-18

ORIOLES VS. andriese

Chris Davis 3-for-7, 2 HR

Adam Jones 4-for-8

Manny Machado 2-for-7

Mark Trumbo 2-for-5

On deck

Sunday: at Orioles, 1:35. Rays — RHP Jake Odorizzi (9-6, 3.81); Orioles — TBA

Monday: Off

Tuesday: vs. Yankees, 7:10. Rays — LH Drew Smyly (7-11, 4.98); Yankees — TBA

Wednesday: vs Yankees, 7:10. Rays — RH Alex Cobb (1-0, 3.06); Yankees — TBA

Thursday: vs. Yankees, 7:10. Rays — LH Blake Snell (5-8, 3.87); Yankees — TBA

Disabled list

• INF Matt Duffy, 60-day, left ankle surgery

• 1B/DH Logan Morrison, 60-day, left wrist injury

Marc Topkin, Times staff writer

Rays-Orioles Saturday preview 09/16/16 [Last modified: Friday, September 16, 2016 10:30pm]
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