Travis Lee went 3 for 4 with 2 RBI and Brent Abernathy Had 2 hits and 2 RBI as TB beat Detroit 5-4.
Jason Standrich (1-0) started for the Rays. He pitched 2.2 innings, giving up 3 ER on 4 hits and 3 BB. Steve Parris pitched 2.2 innings allowing 1 run on 2 hits while striking out 2. Travis Harper pitched the 9th and picked up his first save of the spring.
Up next for the Rays will be the Reds, where southpaw Jim Parque will get the start.
[b]Useless Trivia of the day[/b]
England's Worcester Canoe Club set the world record for paddling a hand-propelled bathtub. The 25 man team covered a distance of 55 miles, 425 yards in 24 hours on September 28 and 29, 1979.