Sports

Rays Win 2-0 In Coldest Day Game Ever At Texas

View Comments
(Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

(Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Rays Central
Shop for Rays Gear
Buy Rays Tickets

MLB Scoreboard
MLB Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

STEPHEN HAWKINS, AP Sports Writer

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Matt Moore and four Rays relievers combined on a five-hitter and Tampa Bay beat Texas 2-0 Wednesday in the coldest day game ever at Rangers Ballpark.

It was only 39 degrees when the game started after a rain delay of 1 hour, 29 minutes. That was 40 degrees colder than Tuesday night.

Evan Longoria had a sacrifice fly for the Rays, who snapped a three-game losing streak. Their other run came on a grounder after Derek Holland (0-1) walked the bases loaded, his only three walks in his eight innings.

Moore (2-0) limited Texas to a single and struck out five, but had six walks and threw 106 pitches to get into the sixth.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

Click here for the complete boxscore.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 932 other followers