With their flurry of roster moves, the Rays are now the youngest team in the majors with an average age of 27.62, ahead of the Diamondbacks (27.64) and Marlins (27.74).
Number of the day
35 The uniform number newly acquired RHP Dan Wheeler is wearing with the Rays, and the number formerly worn by OF Elijah Dukes.
Quote of the day
"I'm just trying to get back. I'm tired of sitting on the bench watching the game from the side. That's just as bad as standing out in leftfield getting beat 17-4."
Carl Crawford on returning from his sprained right wrist.
Tonight: Rays vs. Blue Jays
When/where: 7:10, Tropicana Field, St. Petersburg
TV/radio: Ch. 66; 1250-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
Probable pitchers: Rays - RHP Edwin Jackson (2-10, 7.00); Jays - RHP Jesse Litsch (3-4, 4.01)
Tickets: $8-$210, Tropicana Field box office, Ticketmaster outlets, devilrays.com.
Rays info: (727) 825-3250
Wednesday: Blue Jays, 3:10, FSN. Rays - Jason Hammel (1-1, 5.33); Blue Jays - Josh Towers (5-7, 5.08)