Looking Backward While Moving Forward: Andriese, Rays Win 7-5; Roster Move Made After the Game

The Tampa Bay Rays held on to beat the Chicago White Sox by a 7-5 margin, in a game in which they built three multi-run leads. Matt Andriese put together a solid outing, allowing him to earn his first big league win, as Tampa Bay (33-29) moved to within a game of the Yankees in the AL East.

Of Rays’ Roster Moves — Both Current and Future (the Outfield)

Instead of writing about yesterday’s offensive letdown of a game, I wanted to switch things up a bit and look ahead. Before I move on, if you wanted a recap of sorts, head over to DRaysBay where Ian put together a brief writeup.

All the News Fit to Print on a Slow News Day, Part II

Here are a handful of updates ahead of the start of the symbolic second half of the season.