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2020 COVID-19 Season

2020 COVID-19 Season – Game 15

2020 COVID-19 Season Game 15
5 innings of great baseball, then the bottom dropped out big time.
Indians Stumble, Lose to Rays

Tampa Bay Rays left-hander Brendan McKay pitched effectively against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field, leading his team to a 9-2 win. McKay, the winner, moves to 2-1. He threw 5.2 innings of 3-hit ball, while fanning 6 and giving up 4 walks. The Indians fall to 5-10 and continue their lackluster start to the 2020 season.

Hunter Renfroe helped out the Tampa Bay cause in the top of the sixth inning with a run-scoring single. For the game, the right fielder went 2 for 5 with 2 singles.

“Winning never gets dull,” said Renfroe.

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2020 COVID-19 Season – Game 14

2020 COVID-19 Season Game 14
And then my starting pitching failed again…
Rays Turn Back Cleveland, 8-7

The Tampa Bay Rays reigned over the Cleveland Indians in damp conditions at Progressive Field.

The Tampa Bay Rays relied on the hitting of left fielder Austin Meadows to stop the Cleveland Indians, 8-7. For the game, Meadows went 3 for 5 with a home run and a triple. He scored 3 times and drove in 2. Nick Anderson closed the game out for Tampa Bay, earning his 5th save.

Tampa Bay relied on the bat of Hunter Renfroe to get the win. The right fielder ripped a 3-run home run in the top of the fifth inning to put the Rays ahead, 8-4. For the game, Renfroe had 1 double and 1 home run in 4 at-bats.

“Enjoyed this one,” Renfroe told the Tampa Bay Daily. “But it’s back to work tomorrow.”

The Indians fall to 5-9 and continue their wobbly start to the 2020 season.