MLB Baseball

FS1 | 4:00 pm

If the Tampa Bay Rays are to stake their claim to the AL East crown, they'll need to beat up on tomato cans such as the one they face today in St. Petersburg, Fla., in the Minnesota Twins. The injury bug has bitten the Rays hard, with as many as 16 players landing on the IL, including ace Tyler Glasnow, at one point. But the Rays have bitten back harder, using their deep roster to muster an early August surge that has led them past the Red Sox in the division.