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!
by Steve Carney
The Tampa Bay Rays trimmed eight pitchers from their major-league camp roster prior to Monday's game.
Optioned to Durham (AAA)
Frank De Los Santos
Optioned to Montgomery (AA)
Optioned to Charlotte (A)
Reassigned to minor-league camp
That reduced the number of players in big league camp to 54, and the team says more cuts could come after Monday night's game.