Tonight: at Royals
8:15, Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City
TV/radio: Fox Sports Sun; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
RAYS: RH Chris Archer (3-6, 4.62)
ROYALS: LH Danny Duffy (0-0, 3.23)
On Archer: Coming off season-high eight-inning outing. Is 3-2, 3.32 over past seven games after 0-4, 7.32 start. Is 0-2, 6.27 in three starts vs. Royals, allowing nine runs over six innings in July.
On Duffy: Makes his fourth start since joining the rotation, 0-0, 3.55 thus far. Retired first 16 in last start, then allowed five runs, including grand slam. Is 0-1, 3.75 in two starts vs. Rays.
RAYS VS. DUFFY
Brandon Guyer 3-for-3, HR
Desmond Jennings 1-for-4
Evan Longoria 1-for-4
Brad Miller 2-for-7
ROYALS VS. ARCHER
Lorenzo Cain 3-for-4, HR
Jarrod Dyson 2-for-7, HR
Alcides Escobar 7-for-9
Kendrys Morales 7-for-11, HR
The Rays have certainly had their problems in Kansas City, losing 14 of their past 15 games at Kauffman Stadium and being outscored 109-46. Since 2012 overall, the Rays are 6-22 vs. the Royals, their worst record vs. any AL opponent.