The Rays go ahead 1-0 as Matt Joyce, right, with Ben Zobrist, scores on a hit by B.J. Upton in the third inning. The Rays beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 & are back alone in first place in AL East. (6-9-12) game 58
Teammates congratulate Ben Zobrist after his leadoff homer in the fifth inning puts the Rays ahead 7-1. Jose Lobaton, Evan Longoria and Matt Joyce also homer off the Yankees' Hiroki Kuroda, who entered having allowed only 12 homers in 25 starts this season. Chris Archer beats them for the 3rd time this season. Rays 7 - Yankees 2. (8-23-13).
After his second-inning woes because of lost of command & a small strike zone, Chris Archer was his usual dominant self and gave the Rays a chance to rally. He worked 6 innings with 10 strikeouts & 4 walks. Rays beat the Mets 4-3. (8-9-15)