Due to the popularity of the Joe Maddon gnome giveaway - they were selling for around $50 on eBay again Friday - the Rays are considering adding another giveaway date.
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LHP Matt Moore looks to push his record to 5-0 tonight, which would match Boston's Clay Buchholz for the major-league wins lead and give Moore the team record for April wins. He is the first pitcher 23 or younger to win his first four starts with an ERA of 1.10 or better since the Dodgers' Fernando Valenzuela in 1981.
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Reason to apologize: OneRepublic added
The band OneRepublic, which had the big hit Apologize, has been added to the concert series. It will play Aug. 17 after the Rays-Blue Jays game.
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To the Matt: Moore has been on a roll, allowing only three earned runs and 10 hits in his first four starts (26 innings). He is coming off a career-high 117 pitches. Is 1-1 with a 1.46 ERA in two starts against the Sox.
Gavin to Gavin: Floyd, who has had 10-plus wins the past five years, is off to the first 0-3 start of his career and allowing a .298 average. Is 0-3 with a 4.98 ERA in four career starts against the Rays.