Rays at Blue Jays
When/where: 7:07 tonight; Rogers Centre, Toronto
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
Rays: LH David Price (1-1, 4.82)
Jays: RH Brandon Morrow (0-0, 2.57)
Watch for …
Price check: Price is coming off a rough outing in Boston, lasting only three innings while throwing 83 pitches. He is 9-2, 2.06 vs. Jays, including 3-0, 3.46 in four starts in Toronto.
On the morrow: The fan club hasn't started yet for Morrow, who led the AL with 10.19 strikeouts per 9 IP in 2011. He is 4-3, 2.26 in 12 games vs. the Rays.
Thursday: at Blue Jays, 7:07, Sun Sports. Rays — Jeremy Hellickson (1-0, 3.29); Jays — Henderson Alvarez (0-0, 2.77)
Marc Topkin. Times staff writer
Cable TV commercial of the day
Manager Joe Maddon being featured on HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel was only fitting, since Maddon has been a longtime fan of the cable network. His top five shows: Arli$$, Boardwalk Empire, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Entourage (right) and The Sopranos.
Quote of the day
"I got up at 8:30 (Tuesday); it was like sleeping till the middle of the day like back in college."
Manager Joe Maddon, welcoming the first night game after eight straight day games.
Vacation planning tip of the day
The NFL schedule has the Bucs playing at the New York Giants Sept. 16. The Rays are also in New York that weekend, playing the Yankees 14-16.