Monday, July 16, 2018
Tampa Bay Rays

Rays-Orioles Sunday preview

Today: at Orioles

1:35, Camden Yards, Baltimore

TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 620-AM, 1550-AM (Spanish)

Probable pitchers

ORIOLES: RH Tyler Wilson (3-5, 4.19)

On Smyly: Blew lead in most recent start vs. Indians, working seven innings with no decision. Winless in past six starts, 0-3, 6.69. Is 4-0, 1.82 in eight games vs. O's, 11-3, 1.87 vs. AL East teams.

On Wilson: Coming off six-inning no-decision vs. Padres. Is 3-5, 4.57 in 11 starts since moving into rotation late April. Lost ugly September 2015 start vs. Rays, allowing six runs in 41/3 innings.

Key matchups

RAYS VS. WILSON

Tim Beckham 1-for-2, HR

Evan Longoria 0-for-2

Brad Miller 1-for-1

ORIOLES VS. SMYLY

Chris Davis 2-for-16, 2 HRs

Adam Jones 2-for-18, HR

Manny Machado 2-for-9

On deck

Monday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — LH Blake Snell (0-2, 2.40); Red Sox — LH Eduardo Rodriguez (1-2, 6.41)

Tuesday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — RH Chris Archer (4-10, 4.70); Red Sox — RH Rick Porcello (8-2, 3.93)

Signed draft picks (25 of 41)

1. 3B Josh Lowe; 2. OF Ryan Boldt; 2-b. OF Jake Fraley; 3. RHP Austin Franklin; 5. RHP Mikey York; 6. RHP Zack Trageton; 7. RHP J.D. Busfield; 8. LHP Kenny Rosenberg; 9. RHP Peter Bayer; 10. RHP Spencer Jones; 12. RHP Brandon Lawson; 13. 1B Nathanial Lowe; 15. LHP Dalton Moats; 19. 3B James Haley; 23. OF Isaac Benard; 24. RHP Joe Serrapica; 27. 2B Robbie Tenerowicz; 28. C Jean Ramirez; 29. 2B Trek Stemp; 31. C Joey Roach; 32. SS Deion Tansel; 34. 1B Bobby Melley; 35. LHP Alex Estrella; 36. RHP Anthony Parente; 38. RHP Brian McAfee

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