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Rays: Trade deadline; David Price numbers

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher David Price (14) in the second inning of the Boston Red Sox at the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Friday, July 25, 2014.

WILL VRAGOVIC | TIMES

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher David Price (14) in the second inning of the Boston Red Sox at the Tampa Bay Rays in Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. on Friday, July 25, 2014.

Today: Off

Next game: 7:10 p.m. Friday, vs. Angels

Probable pitchers: Rays — RH Jeremy Hellickson (0-0, 1.00); Angels — RH Matt Shoemaker (8-3, 4.13)

On deck

Saturday: vs. Angels, 7:10. Rays — RH Chris Archer (6-6, 3.37); Angels — TBA

Sunday: vs. Angels, 1:40. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (7-8, 3.80); Angels — RH Jered Weaver (11-6, 3.36)

Monday: at A's, 10:05. Rays — TBA; A's — TBA

Rays disabled list

• INF Tim Beckham, right knee

• OF David DeJesus, left hand

• C Ryan Hanigan, left oblique

• LHP Matt Moore, left elbow *

• INF Jerry Sands, left wrist *

• OF Wil Myers, right wrist

* Had surgery, out for the season

Matt Baker, Times staff writer



Trade deadline quotes of the day

"You lose (James) Shields. You lose (Carl) Crawford. You lose B.J. (Upton). A lot of good guys. That's what happens around here. Until we build a new ballpark, it's going to continue to happen."

Manager Joe Maddon

Tweet of the day

"This is my last start for the Rays. … IN JULY!!! Been up and been ready!!!"

Price (@DAVIDprice14), having some fun with the rampant trade speculation

Price numbers of the day

2 Innings this year in which he has walked two batters: the second inning Wednesday against the Brewers and the ninth July 6 against the Tigers

4 Runs allowed (three earned) Wednesday, his most since June 4

13 Consecutive starts in which he has pitched at least seven innings

19 Consecutive starts in which he has thrown at least 100 pitches, the majors' longest active streak

"Yup, I do. It takes two to dance, boys."

Joe Maddon, on if he expected David Price (right) to be with the Rays on Friday

"Absolutely."

David Price, on if he expected to remain a Ray after today

Rays: Trade deadline; David Price numbers 07/30/14 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 8:47pm]
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