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Rays down on the farm September 3: Two more playoff series set to begin

No one played yesterday, so if you just click away from the page now, I'll understand

Rays minor league stats from yesterday settle in to watch the Rockies
Rays minor league stats from yesterday settle in to watch the Rockies
Justin Edmonds

Durham has the luxury of a five game series, but like Princeton, Hudson Valley only has a three game series.

If you want to know a little bit about Durham and Hudson Valley's opponents, I wrote a playoff preview yesterday.

Triple-A Durham Bulls (0-0)

Durham was off.

Double-A Montgomery Biscuits (66-74)

Montgomery's season is over.

Class A Bowling Green Hot Rods (61-77)

Bowling Green's season is over.

Short-Season Hudson Valley Renegades (0-0)

Hudson Valley was off.

Rookie Princeton Rays (0-2)

Princeton's season is over.


Star of the day- Yesterday's complete day off was nice.

Goat of the day- Princeton for not forcing a game three.

Today's games (probables courtesy of

Durham @ Columbus 7:05 PM (MiLB.TV, radio stream)
Alex Colome (7-6, 3.77) v. Kyle Davies (9-8, 4.11)

Game one of a best of five series (tied 0-0)

Hudson Valley v. State College 6:35 PM (Radio stream)
Enderson Franco (7-3, 3.28) v. Daniel Poncedeleon (3-3, 2.44)

Game one of a best of three series (tied 0-0)

*Listed as TBA on

Scouting the opposition

Columbus Clippers (Cleveland)
Offense: 672 R (2nd) .743 OPS (4th)
Pitching: 3.71 ERA (6th) 1.27 WHIP (1st)
Top 30 Prospects: SS Francisco Lindor (1), OF Carlos Moncrief (14), LHP Scott Barnes (26), RHP Shawn Armstrong (29), OF James Ramsey, LHP Nick Maronde

State College Spikes (St. Louis)
Offense: 398 R (1st) .743 OPS (1st)
Pitching: 2.96 ERA (2nd) 1.20 WHIP (3rd)
Top 30 Prospects: OF Kenny Peoples-Walls (18), SS Edmundo Sosa (25), 3B Danny Diekroeger