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2020 Schedule
34-18, 1st in AL East
Glasnow fans 10 as Rays edge Orioles (0:48)

BBTN: Jesse Rogers has an interesting idea for how teams should use their pitchers in the first round. Plus, Todd Radom on Kauffman Stadium

Jesse Rogers joins Buster to discuss his pitching strategy for the first round of the playoffs, Josh Donaldson’s ejection after hitting a home run and kicking dirt on home plate, the White Sox clinching a playoff spot, Javier Baez rounding into form, the end of Jon Lester’s time with the Cubs, and another possible Yankees-Twins matchup in the postseason. Later, Todd Radom joins the show to talk about Kauffman Stadium and to administer the weekly quiz.

Rays clinch playoff spot with win over O's (1:04)

Rays earn AL playoff spot with doubleheader sweep of Orioles

The Tampa Bay Rays clinched a return trip to the postseason, using a strong pitching performance to beat the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of a doubleheader before cranking up the offense in a 10-6 victory Thursday night that completed the sweep.

Rays strike late to top Orioles (1:09)
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Rays 1B Choi (hamstring) out at least 2-3 weeks

Rays first baseman Ji-Man Choi is expected to be out at least two to three weeks with a strained left hamstring, with manager Kevin Cash saying it would take a "miraculous recovery" for him to be ready for the playoffs.


Rays start all left-handed lineup and beat Red Sox 11-1

Nate Lowe hit two homers and drove in four runs as Tampa Bay fielded a lineup of all lefties, Blake Snell worked 5 1/3 scoreless innings and the AL East-leading Rays routed the cellar-dwelling Boston Red Sox 11-1 on Friday night.


BBTN: David Schoenfield on Sixto Sanchez's torrid start, the new playoff system and the Yankees playing everyone into contention. Plus, Hembo on the versatility of the Rays

Dave Schoenfield joins Buster to remember Roberto Clemente as he’s set to be honored by MLB (5:08). Then they get into Sixto Sanchez’s torrid start, the battle in the NL East, Dave’s thoughts on the playoff system, the Yankees playing everyone into contention, Gary Sanchez’s horrific season and the stars aligning for J.T. Realmuto in free agency. Later, Hembo stops by to discuss Sanchez’s stuff, how bitter he’ll be if Realmuto doesn’t re-sign with the Phillies, the versatility of the Rays and Clemente’s right arm (22:19).


Spain and Fitz Hour 1: FRIYAY

Sarah and Jason talk weekend plans and Halloween in the pre-party Did Toronto's Game 3 win mean anything? Did the Washington Football Team make a mistake releasing Adrian Peterson? ESPN Senior Writer Bill Barnwell on how the season will look without a preseason MLB roundup - Mookie Betts has as many homers as the entire Red Sox team Bears going with Mitch Trubisky, and Sarah is sad A look at the US Open with Prim Siripipat ESPN Senior Andre Snellings gets us set for Rockets/Lakers A look at the lighter side of sports

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.746th
Quality Starts429th
Batting Average.24019th
On Base Percentage.33210th
Slugging Percentage.43112th