by Steve Carney
The Rays will split their squad for the final time Friday, as half the team will back Jeff Niemann in Port Charlotte against the Baltimore Orioles, while the other half heads to Bradenton with Alex Cobb to take on the Pittsburgh Pirates. First pitch for both games is at 1:05, and because neither game is on the radio, be sure to follow us on Twitter for updates from both games.
Rays Home Starting Lineup
Orioles Starting Lineup
Rays Road Starting Lineup
Pittsburgh has not released their lineup yet.
FULD TO PLAY IN OUTFIELD: Outfielder Sam Fuld, who has not played in a major league game since March 3 due to a tight hamstring, will play three innings in the outfield today in a minor-league game, then stick around for a few more innings to hit. Fuld played Thursday on the back fields in Port Charlotte, but only as a DH.