Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Tampa Bay Rays

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Rays vs. Blue Jays

When/where: 7:10 tonight; Tropicana Field

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)

Tickets: $12-$255, available at Tropicana Field box office, Ticketmaster, raysbaseball.com, team Tampa store; $3 surcharge within 5 hours of game time.

Probable pitchers:

Rays: LH Matt Moore (10-11, 3.88)

Blue Jays: RH Brandon Morrow (8-6, 2.98)

On Moore: He has lost his past four starts and lasted four innings or fewer in his past two. He is 1-1 with a 2.70 ERA in three career starts against the Blue Jays.

On Morrow: He is winless in his past three starts but threw six shutout innings in his last outing against Boston. He is 5-5 with a 3.31 ERA in 15 career appearances (11 starts) against Tampa Bay.

Key matchups

Rays vs. Morrow

Evan Longoria 5-for-23

Carlos Peña 0-for-12

B.J. Upton 4-for-29, HR

Jays vs. Moore

E. Encarnacion 0-for-5

Adam Lind 1-for-3

Colby Rasmus 0-for-7

On deck

Sunday: vs. Blue Jays, 1:40, Sun Sports. Rays — Jeremy Hellickson (8-10, 3.31), Jays — Chad Jenkins (0-1, 4.91)

Monday: Off

Joe Smith, Times staff writer

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