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Rays Look To Earn First Series Win Post-Break

Josh Fleming headshot
photo: Tampa Bay Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays will look to make it two wins ina row after the All-Star break and a series win in Atlanta as they get ready for the middle game of their three-game series against the Braves.  Josh Fleming (7-4, 3.26 ERA) takes on Max Fried (6-5, 4.71 ERA).  First pitch is scheduled for 7:20.

Rays Starting Lineup

Diaz 3B

Franco 2B

Meadows LF

Arozarena RF

Choi 1B

Mejia C

Phillips CF

Walls SS

Fleming P


Braves Starting Lineup

Pederson RF

Swanson SS

Freeman 1B

Albies 2B

Riley 3B

Arcia LF

Heredia CF

Smith C

Fried P

Written By

Steve Carney is the founder and publisher of St. Pete Nine. One of the people most associated with baseball coverage in Tampa Bay, he spent 13 seasons covering the Rays for flagship radio station WDAE, first as producer of Rays Radio broadcasts, then as beat reporter beginning in 2011. He likes new analytics and aged bourbon, and is the owner of one of the ugliest knuckleballs ever witnessed by baseball scouts.


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