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 Rays have talked with the Colorado Rockies about a trade involving pitcher Jeff Niemann, according to a weekend report from Troy Renck of the Denver Post.
Renck goes so far as to say the Rays specifically are interested in lefty pitcher Christian Friedrich.
Click HERE for the full article out of the Denver Post. ESPN's Buster Olney chimed in his confirmation of the reported Niemann interest.