Rays vs. Twins
When/where: 7:10 tonight; Tropicana Field
TV/radio: Sun Sports; 620-AM, 680-AM (Spanish)
Tickets: $7-200, available at Tropicana Field box office, Ticketmaster, raysbaseball.com, team Tampa store; $3 surcharge within 5 hours of game time.
RAYS: LH Drew Smyly (1-2, 3.42)
TWINS: LH Tommy Milone (6-3, 3.73)
On Smyly: Worked into the sixth and got a W on Friday in Oakland in his second start since coming off the DL. Is 2-1, 1.84 in 14 games (four starts) vs. Twins, yielding one or no runs in three of the starts.
On Milone: Threw 85 pitches over 51/3 innings Friday in a no-decision at O's, then came back Sunday to throw 12 pitches in the 12th to get the save. Former A's pitcher is 2-2, 6.17 in four games vs. Rays.
TWINS VS. SMYLY
Eduardo Escobar 2-for-4, HR
Joe Mauer 2-for-13
Trevor Plouffe 2-for-7
RAYS VS. MILONE
Asdrubal Cabrera 2-for-11
Desmond Jennings 2-for-10
Evan Longoria 1-for-5
Friday: vs. Royals, 7:10. Rays — RH Erasmo Ramirez (10-4, 3.66); Royals — RH Edinson Volquez (11-7, 3.40)
Saturday: vs. Royals, 6:10. Rays — RH Jake Odorizzi (6-6, 3.02); Royals — RH Kris Medlen (2-0, 3.10)
Marc Topkin, Times staff writer