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!
The latest edition of Baseball America’s Prospect Handbook released earlier today has the Tampa Bay Rays back up near the top of the rankings falling in at fourth. The Rays rebound from 11th place the year before in the annual rankings.
The three teams ranking ahead of the Rays are the Cardinals, Mariners and Texas Rangers. Overall, here are the top 10 prospects in the Rays organization per Baseball America:
Wil Myers (OF)
Chris Arhcer (RHP)
Taylor Guerrieri (RHP)
Hak-Ju Lee (SS)
Jake Odorizzi (RHP)
Alex Colome (RHP)
Richie Shaffer (3B)
Enny Romero (LHP)
Blake Snell (LHP)
Tim Beckham (INF)
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