TNWN: Rays vs Blue Jays — one last series preview

After dropping a series against the Houston Astros, the Tampa Bay Rays look to finish the home portion of their schedule on a high note, when they welcome the Toronto Blue Jays into the Trop for a four-game set starting Thursday.

LBWMF: Rays 5, Rangers 1

After a 5-1 bounce-back win over the Rangers on Saturday, the Tampa Bay Rays will go for the series victory this afternoon at the Trop. At 81-64 on the season, the Rays enter play 17 games above .500. With the win last night and Seattle’s loss — thanks, Shohei — Tampa Bay again maintains sole …