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Rick Porcello pitched six strong innings, Travis Shaw homered and drove in five runs and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-2 on Tuesday night to end a three-game losing streak.
Lineup: Rays (31-43) vs. Red Sox (41-34)
- 1. Logan Forsythe, 2B (R)
- 2. Brad Miller, SS (L)
- 3. Evan Longoria, 3B (R)
- 4. Logan Morrison, 1B (L)
- 5. Desmond Jennings, CF (R)
- 6. Oswaldo Arcia, RF (L)
- 7. Taylor Motter, LF (R)
- 8. Nick Franklin, DH (S)
- 9. Hank Conger, C (S)
- SP: Chris Archer, RHP Daily notes
Three to rep Rays at Futures Game
Shortstop Willy Adames and RHP Chih-Wei Hu will play for the World team while RHP Ryne Stanek cracks the United States roster at this summer's All-Star Futures Game in San Diego. Adames and Hu ranked fifth and eighth, respectively, among Keith Law's top Rays prospects this offseason.
Even with the Tampa Bay Rays struggling, president Matt Silverman says he isn't ready to label his team as "sellers."
Rays end their losing streak in style
The Rays snapped an 11-game losing streak with a 13-7 win over the Red Sox on Monday. No major league team had snapped as long a losing streak with that many runs since 1963, when the Mets ended a 15-gamer with a 14-5 win over the Houston Colt .45s, the Elias Sports Bureau reports.
Buster Olney talks to Rays manager Kevin Cash about his roots in the game, how the club has dealt with a recent rough patch, the upcoming trade deadline and much more.
Nick Franklin homered and drove in a career-high five runs to help Tampa Bay end an 11-game losing streak with a 13-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night.
Rays fall one spot to No. 22 in rankings
Between a rash of injuries, a string of bad pitching and overall poor fundamental baseball, it's not hard to see why the Rays are currently on an 11-game losing streak. Power Rankings
Smyly gets tagged for eight again
Drew Smyly matched his career high in earned runs allowed with eight served up to the Orioles on Sunday, ESPN Stats & Info notes. His other time giving up eight runs came less than a month ago, on May 31.
Chris Davis hit his seventh career grand slam, and the Baltimore Orioles completed a sweep of Tampa Bay with a 12-5 victory Sunday that extended the Rays' losing streak to 11 games.
Matt Wieters hit two homers, and the Baltimore Orioles rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-6 Saturday night for a doubleheader sweep.
Kevin Gausman took a two-hitter into the eighth inning to earn his first win of the season, and Baltimore extended Tampa Bay's losing streak to nine games with a 5-0 victory Saturday.
On Base Percentage.31121st
Earned Run Average4.4120th
Rays vs Red Sox
Tropicana Field - Wed 6/29