After sweeping the Baltimore Orioles thanks to a huge offensive outburst, the Tampa Bay Rays ride a wave of momentum into Dunedin, where they will face the Blue Jays in a weekend wrap-around series starting Friday.
After a 5-1 road trip, and a series win against the Kansas City Royals, the Tampa Bay Rays returned to the friendly confines of Tropicana Field, where they will start a three-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays, on Friday.
Blake Snell was fantastic in the first game of the Wildcard series against Toronto, while Manuel Margot hit his first-ever playoff home run.
After collecting one last series sweep this past weekend — the seventh on the season — the Tampa Bay Rays welcome the Toronto Blue Jays into the friendly confines of Tropicana Field, where they are set to play the best of three Wildcard series, starting Tuesday.
Aaron Slegers no-hit Toronto across four innings on Saturday, while Kevin Kiermaier hit a walk-off single to left, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Blue Jays in extra innings, 2-1.