There was an update on some of the injured Rays over the weekend.
The Tampa Bay Rays took an early 5-1 lead on Monday but proceeded to squander said lead. Nevertheless, they scored the final five runs of the contest en route to a 10-5 win over the Red Sox.
Tampa Bay Rays centerfielder Kevin Kiermaier is headed to the 10-day Injured List after spraining his left wrist in Saturday’s game. Meanwhile, it would appear that a few players could be coming off the IL sooner rather than later. Kiermaier jammed his left hand into Matt Chapman’s left knee while trying to swipe second base …
The Tampa Bay Rays will start a three-game series with the Baltimore Orioles on Monday, weather permitting.
Chris Archer put together the longest perfect game* in Tampa Bay Rays history on Wednesday, after he retired the first 19 batters. However, a couple of seventh inning gaffes allowed Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers to salvage the final game of the series, 2-1. The Rays finished their six game home-stand with a 3-3 record, falling to 51-52 on the season.