Next game: 7:10 p.m. Friday, vs. Rangers, Tropicana Field. Probable pitchers: Rays — RH Matt Andriese (6-4, 3.36); Rangers — LH Cole Hamels (12-4, 2.88)
Quote of the day
"I'm sure KK feels terrible, and Nick probably feels a little worse."
Manager Kevin Cash, on the weird first-inning incident where Nick Franklin was hit on the helmet by Kevin Kiermaier's bat while in the on-deck circle.
. Have won four straight games, matching their season high (fifth time).
. Recorded their fourth series sweep.
. Notched their seventh shutout.
. Logged their second straight game without allowing an extra-base hit, for the third time this season.
. Won for the second time this season when scoring two runs or one.
Who's your daddy
The Rays have won seven straight against the Padres and are 12-6 all time, their .667 winning percentage matching their work against the Cubs and Brewers for their best against any opponent.
Saturday: vs. Rangers, 6:10. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (7-5, 3.72); Rangers — RH A.J. Griffin (5-2, 4.68)
Sunday: vs. Rangers, 1:10. Rays — LH Drew Smyly (5-11, 4.85); Rangers — LH Martin Perez (8-8, 4.09)
Monday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — LH Blake Snell (4-5, 3.06); Red Sox — TBA
Tuesday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — RH Chris Archer (7-16, 4.18); Red Sox — TBA
Wednesday: vs. Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — RH Matt Andriese (6-4, 3.36); Red Sox — TBA
Aug. 25: vs. Red Sox, 1:10. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (7-5, 3.72); Red Sox — TBA
Rays disabled list
• OF Oswaldo Arcia, right elbow strain, 15-day, eligible Aug. 12, targeting this week
• RHP Alex Cobb, Tommy John surgery, 60-day, eligible June 2, targeting late August
• OF Desmond Jennings, left knee contusion, 15-day, eligible Aug. 18, no target date
• LHP Enny Romero, back strain, eligible Aug. 19, targeting late August
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer