It will be considerably warmer for tonight's game in Philly than durign their 2008 visit.
UPDATE, 4:30: Keppinger, as expected, went right back into the lineup at second base, which allowed the Rays to put Zobrist in rightfield:
BREAKING: The Rays are back in Philadelphia for what looks to be a busy afternoon of transactions before tonight's game against the Phillies.
Ace James Shields will be on the mound for the Rays, opposing the thus-far winless Cliff Lee.
The Rays are facing several roster questions:
* They need to create a roster spot for INF Jeff Keppinger, who is set to come off the DL.
* They seem likely to put OF Matt Joyce on the DL with a stiff back.
* Reliever Brandon Gomes is here at Citizens Bank Park running in the outfield, and he could only be brought back if there was an injury.
* Reliever Joel Peralta may be set to drop the appeal of his eight-game suspension, which would make sense if Peralta is going to be out.
Posted by Marc Topkin at 3:19:10 pm on June 22, 2012