Rays Take on Astros in Final Series Before Break

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - The Tampa Bay Rays return to Tropicana Field tonight at 7:10 p.m. to begin a three-game set against the Houston Astros (July 10-12) in their final series before the All-Star break.

Before Saturday's 4:10 p.m. game, all fans will receive a commemorative T-shirt featuring the Rays 2015 American League All-Stars, Chris Archer and Brad Boxberger.

The Rays will continue to honor Tampa Bay area Everyday MVPs throughout the series as part of the Rays Up for Our Heroes campaign.

During Saturday's pregame ceremonies, the Rays will dedicate a special seat in the ballpark that will always remain empty in remembrance of prisoners of war and those missing in action. The ceremony will include World War II veteran and former POW Andrew H. Hines Jr, U.S. Representative 13th Congressional District, The Honorable David Jolly, Rays starting pitcher and Rays Up for Our Heroes ambassador Matt Moore and Rays President of Baseball Operations Matt Silverman.

When gates open prior to Sunday's 1:10 p.m. game, all kids will receive a Rays Inflatable Chair while supplies last.

FAMILY FUN DAY - Every Rays Sunday home game features free parking for cars with four or more passengers and a variety of free activities for kids on the concourse.

TICKETS - Tickets for Rays 2015 regular season home games are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, the Rays Tampa Store (400 N. Tampa St.) and the Gate 1 Tropicana Field Box Office, as well as over the phone at 888-FAN-RAYS and 1-800- 745-3000, or online at raysbaseball.com.

GATES OPEN - Friday through Sunday, two hours prior to game time.

Key Dates:

Saturday, July 11 vs. HOU 4:10 p.m

  • Rays All-Star T-shirt (all fans, while supplies last)
  • POW-MIA honor chair dedication

Sunday, July 12 vs HOU 1:10 p.m

  • Rays Inflatable Chair (All kids 14 & under, while supplies last)