Below we have a Milwaukee Brewers vs Tampa Bay Rays series preview including team news, probable starting pitchers, as well as an injury report.
Milwaukee Brewers (24-19) News
It’s been a sluggish start to the month of May for the Brewers who are 6-9 since the calendar flipped. The injury bug struck again in their last series as Wade Miley was placed on the IL with a LAT strain and Christian Yelich is day-to-day with a back issue. Despite this they are still in first place in the National League Central.
Tampa Bay Rays (32-13) News
The Rays currently hold the best record in baseball while also scoring the most runs in the league and giving up the fewest. They’ve lost just three games at home (19 wins) and are getting contributions up and down their lineup. Yandy Diaz is currently the team leader in home runs (10) and batting average (.321).
Probable Starting Pitchers: Milwaukee Brewers and Tampa Bay Rays
Friday 5/19/23 5:40 PM: Adrian Houser (0-0, 5.19 ERA) vs Shane McClanahan (7-0, 2.34 ERA)
Saturday 5/20/23 3:10 PM: TBD vs Zach Eflin (5-1, 3.38 ERA)
Sunday 5/21/23 12:40 PM: Freddy Peralta (4-3, 4.11 ERA) vs TBD
Injury Report: Milwaukee Brewers and Tampa Bay Rays
Brewers: Luke Voit (10-day IL), Christian Yelich (day-to-day), Luis Urias (60-day IL), Garrett Mitchell (60-day IL), Wade Miley (15-day IL) Brandon Woodruff (15-day IL), Aaron Ashby (60-day IL), Justin Willson (60-day IL), and Jason Alexander (60-day IL).
Rays: Tristan Peters (day-to-day), Tyler Glasnow (15-day IL), Yandy Diaz (day-to-day), Johan Lopez (suspension), Shawn Armstrong (60-day IL), Shane Baz (60-day IL), Garrett Cleavinger (60-day IL), Andrew Kittredge (60-day IL), Drew Rassmussen (60-day IL), Jeffrey Springs (60-day IL)
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