Rays pitcher Yonny Chirinos is no longer just part of a bullpen day, he's the No. 4 starter and who goes to the mound at 1:10 p.m. against Phil Hughes to try to help Tampa Bay attempt to complete a three-game sweep of the Twins.
Catcher Wilson Ramos gets the day off as Jesus Sucre will be behind the plate for the Rays (7-13), who have won four of their last five games and could finish the home stand with a 5-4 mark with a victory today.
Phil Hughes P
Chirinos P (0-1, 2.70)