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Rays: Maddon displays Derby Lane tribute to Don Zimmer

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi works against the Chicago Cubs in the first inning at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. The Rays won, 4-0. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi works against the Chicago Cubs in the first inning at Wrigley Field in Chicago on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. The Rays won, 4-0. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Published Sep. 24, 2014

Rays at Red Sox

When/where: 7:10 tonight; Fenway Park, Boston

TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM

Probable pitchers

RAYS: RH Jake Odorizzi (11-12, 3.98)

RED SOX: RH Anthony Ranaudo (3-3, 5.29)

On Odorizzi: Has allowed one or no runs in 12 of 30 starts. Is four strikeouts from LHP Matt Moore team rookie record of 175 for season. Is 1-1, 2.86 in four starts vs. Red Sox.

On Ranaudo: Was 14-4, 2.61 in 24 Triple-A starts. Has allowed 10 homers in 321/3 big-league innings, with more walks (15) than strikeouts (13). Beat Rays on Aug. 29 at Trop.

Key matchups

RAYS VS. RANAUDO

James Loney 1-for-3

Evan Longoria 0-for-3

Ben Zobrist 0-for-3

RED SOX VS. ODORIZZI

Yeonis Cespedes 0-for-4

Brock Holt 1-for-7, HR

David Ortiz 1-for-10

On deck

Thursday: at Red Sox, 7:10. Rays — RH Jeremy Hellickson (1-4, 3.96); Red Sox — RH Allen Webster (4-3, 5.54)

Friday: at Indians, 7:05. Rays — RH Chris Archer (9-8, 3.54); Indians — TBA

Saturday: at Indians, 6:05. Rays — RH Alex Colome (1-0, 1.65); Indians — TBA

Sunday: at Indians, 1:05. Rays — RH Alex Cobb (10-7, 2.75); Indians — TBA

End of season

Rays disabled list

• LHP Matt Moore, left elbow, out for season

• INF Jerry Sands, left wrist, out for season

Sign of the day

Rays manager Joe Maddon posted photos on Twitter Tuesday of the Derby Lane sign he was given, and now has installed in the back yard of his Tampa home, in memory of Don Zimmer, a regular at the St. Petersburg greyhound track. The sign now includes a plaque honoring Zimmer, who died in June.

Quote of the day

"Everything indicates that we're supposed to be here for the playoffs, and we're not. And it's really annoying."

Rays manager Joe Maddon, noting the cool weather, hue of the sky and other signs from the past