LBWMF: Rays win ninth in a row, 8-5 over Boston

The Tampa Bay Rays continue to rush past the other teams in the division, winning their ninth consecutive game, 8-5 over Boston, behind an outstanding start by Ryan Yarbrough.

Rays roster moves: Andrew Kittredge placed on the 45-day IL

The Tampa Bay Rays have placed right-hander Andrew Kittredge on the 45-day Injured List with a sprained UCL. They’ve selected righty Aaron Slegers to take his place on the roster. As I noted earlier, Kittredge left the game after throwing a 93 mph 1-1 sinker to Alex Verdugo, which resulted in a line drive out. …