Rays at A's
9:07 tonight; O.co Coliseum, Oakland, Calif.
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
RAYS: RH Erasmo Ramirez (10-4, 3.57)
A'S: RH Sonny Gray (12-5, 2.04) On Ramirez: Earned 10th win in Monday start at Houston, matching most in AL since joining rotation full time May 14. Is 0-6, 5.26 in eight games (seven starts) vs. A's, losing past five.
On Gray: Leads AL and is third in MLB with 2.04 ERA, and has been on a roll, 3-2, 1.71 over past seven starts with .188 opponents average. Is 2-1, 2.63 in four starts vs. Rays, including May 24 win.
A'S VS. RAMIREZ
Coco Crisp 1-for-9
Josh Reddick 1-for-14
Eric Sogard 2-for-9
RAYS VS. GRAY
Desmond Jennings 1-for-9
James Loney 4-for-9
Evan Longoria 3-for-11
Sunday: at A's, 4:07. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (6-6, 3.02); A's — RH Kendall Graveman (6-9, 4.27)
Tuesday: vs. Twins, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Twins — TBA
Wednesday: vs. Twins, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Twins — TBA
Thursday: vs. Twins, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Twins — TBA
Friday: vs. Royals, 7:10. Rays — TBA; Royals — TBA
Aug. 29: vs. Royals, 6:10. Rays — TBA; Royals — TBA
Aug. 30: vs. Royals, 1:10. Rays — TBA; Royals — TBA
• LHP Jake McGee, left knee surgery, eligible Sept. 4; projected out 6-8 weeks.
• OF Steven Souza Jr., left hand fracture, eligible Aug. 17, targeting mid September
Out for season: LHP Jeff Beliveau, shoulder surgery; RHP Alex Cobb, Tommy John elbow surgery; RHP Burch Smith, Tommy John elbow surgery
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer