The Rays will turn a Saturday morning North Seminole Little League T-ball game into a big-league experience. Former players Mike DiFelice and Toby Hall, radio broadcaster Neil Solondz, in-game entertainers and mascot Raymond will be part of the production, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. at the league's complex, 2501 E Yukon Ave. in East Tampa
With temperatures forecast to dip into the 30s this weekend in Baltimore, Rays home clubhouse manager Jose Fernandez is packing all the cold-weather gear they have, including heavy jackets, hoodies, ski caps, gloves and special high-tech undershirts and tights.
Numbers of the day
6 Replay challenges in the four-game opening series, five of which were overturned.
7 Consecutive starts without a win by Rays ace Chris Archer, 0-4, 5.50 over that stretch. His last W was Aug. 31, 2015 in Baltimore.
30 Forecast low temperature for the weekend in Baltimore, per weather.com.
9,159 Hot dogs sold by Rays at the Trop on Wednesday's first $2 hotdog days.
Tonight: at Orioles
7:05, Camden Yards
TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
Rays: RH Chris Archer (0-1, 3.60)
Orioles: RH Chris Tillman (0-0, 0.00)
On Archer: Worked five innings in Sunday opener, working through tough first inning to fan 12. Is 2-4, 4.44 in nine games (eight starts) vs. Orioles, 1-2, 4.91 at Camden.
On Tillman: Starts on three days' rest after working only two innings in rain-interrupted Monday opener. Is 5-9, 4.30 in 20 starts vs. Rays, 1-3, 4.79 in 2015.
Rays vs. Tillman
Evan Longoria16-for-49 6 HR
O's vs. Archer
Chris Davis4-for-13 HR
Saturday: at Orioles, 7:05. 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
Opening day roster
Starters (4): RH Chris Archer, LH Matt Moore, RH Jake Odorizzi, LH Drew Smyly
Relievers (8): LH Xavier Cedeno, RH Alex Colome, LH Dana Eveland, RH Danny Farquhar, RH Steve Geltz, Erasmo Ramirez, LH Enny Romero, RH Ryan Webb
Catchers (2): Curt Casali, Hank Conger
Infielders (6): Tim Beckham, Logan Forsythe, Evan Longoria, Brad Miller, Logan Morrison, Steve Pearce
Outfielders (5): Corey Dickerson, Brandon Guyer, Desmond Jennings, Kevin Kiermaier, Steven Souza Jr.
DL (3): RHP Brad Boxberger, RHP Alex Cobb, RHP Chase Whitley
Key prospect assignments
P Matt Andriese, Jamie Schultz, Blake Snell; INF Daniel Robertson, Taylor Motter, Richie Shaffer; OF Mikie Mahtook, Dayron Varona
P Jacob Faria, Taylor Guerrieri, Chih-Wei Hu, Ryne Stanek; INF Willy Adames, Casey Gillaspie, Jake Hager, Kean Wong; OF Jake Bauers
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer