The Tampa Bay Rays played The Texas Rangers on October 4, 2011. The Rays ended their AL wild-card streak, losing 4-3.
The Tampa Bay Rays play the Texas Rangers for Game 2 in Texas! Final score: 6-8 (Texas)
The Rays beat the New York Yankees to clinch a playoff spot in the 2011 playoffs!
Things could not have looked better for Jeff Keppinger as he entered the free agent market, He just had a breakout season after batting a career high.325 for the Rays.
Now after suffering a broken right fibula, after falling down some stairs at his home. It may hinder him from recieving as many looks from other teams as possible. It is a small break in the calf, and has been repaired surgically.
Interested teams have been perusing medical reports, while Keppinger's agent Keith Grunewald and Keppinger hopes to be ready by mid-january and certainly by the start of spring training.