Excited for Burch Smith's debut tonight. Let's welcome him to the bigs with a win and even up the series, Padres!
GO FRIARS!! KEEP THE FAITH!!
Padres winning percentage on May 11th, via Gaslamp Ballmanac: 43.59% (17-22)
Lineups: Bud Black has a lefty-heavy lineup for us today against the right-hander Jeremy Hellickson. John Baker will be catching Smith in his debut. Mark Kotsay will bat in the 6-spot as the designated hitter.
#Padres lineup in St. Pete: Cabrera SS, Venable RF, Headley 3B, Quentin LF, Alonso 1B, Kotsay DH, Gyorko 2B, Amarista CF, Baker C, Smith P— San Diego Padres (@Padres) May 11, 2013
#Rays lineup: Joyce rf, Johnson LF, Zobrist 2b, Longoria 3b, Loney 1b, Scott DH, fuld cf, lobaton c, Escobar SS, Hellickson p— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) May 11, 2013
Rays lead the series 1-0
WP: Jake McGee (1 - 2)
SV: Fernando Rodney
LP: Dale Thayer (0 - 2)
|3 - 6 loss|
Saturday, May 11, 2013, 3:10 PM PDT
. Game time temperature around .
|Sun 05/12||10:40 AM PDT|