- Wander’s unique Fenway HR: ‘That’s a first’ - Adam Berry, MLB.com: Wander’s epic at-bat ended with a Rays lead and a Fenway first.
- Rays get a good start and a Wander Franco blast to beat Red Sox - Marc Topkin, Tampa Bay Times: Rays rebounded extremely well from a blowout the night before to take the series and dominate on the road.
- Not to be outdone by Wander, Mike Zunino got into the HR action with this just mammoth shot:
Nasa isn't the only one from Florida sending things into orbit— Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) August 12, 2021
(@MLB x @FTX_Official) pic.twitter.com/91JDoioLX2
- Cruz excited to return to Minnesota with Rays - Adam Berry, MLB.com: The Rays are off next to face Nellie’s old club.
- Flapping to the top:
Only three MLB teams have 70 wins:— Danny Russell (@d_russ) August 12, 2021
Evan Longoria’s San Francisco Giants
Willy Adames’s Milwaukee Brewers
Wander Franco’s Tampa Bay Rays
- A key part of the stable just took a gallop closer to returning:
5 pitches, 3 outs, 0 hits— Durham Bulls (@DurhamBulls) August 13, 2021
Nick Anderson was quite efficient in his 1st outing with us on his MLB Rehab Assignment at Gwinnett tonight.
Here's all 5 pitches. pic.twitter.com/WD0sICkEJu
Around the League
- The Field of Dreams game was actually amazing and fun and just a great night of primetime baseball:
This entrance is everything. #MLBatFieldofDreams pic.twitter.com/ve6Q0Rmuff— MLB (@MLB) August 12, 2021
- It also ended with an incredible walk-off into the cornfield from Tim Anderson:
What a moment. #MLBatFieldofDreams pic.twitter.com/sHmZ8UDRdY— MLB (@MLB) August 13, 2021