Tampa Bay Rays Spring Training Game 18

By Thomas Swan

Oct 8, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Matt Moore (55) throws a pitch during the third inning of game four of the American League divisional series against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY SportsA lot of starters populate the line-up tonight for the Rays and Minnesota Twins at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers, Florida. Matt Moore will start his fourth game of the spring and is hoping to find the strike zone more this time out. Sixty-nine pitches thrown in last game and about half were strikes. Command is a priority tonight for Moore.
The Rays face Vance Worsely and is as follows –

1. Wil Myers RF
2. David Dejesus LF
3. Ben Zobrist 2B
4. Evan Longoria 3B
5. James Loney 1B
6. Matt Joyce DH
7. Desmond Jennings CF
8. Yunel Escobar SS
9. Jose Molina C

Joe Maddon is hoping to light a fire under Wil Myers and has him leading off today. The Rays are hoping to consolidate on their win against Boston. Check back later for a recap of all the action