WEST PALM BEACH (WDAE) -- The Tampa Bay Rays make their only trip to the east coast of Florida, as they take on the defending World Series champion Washington Nationals. Ryan Yarbrough will get the start, taking on Stephen Strasburg. First pitch is scheduled for 1:05.
Rays Starting Lineup
Nationals Starting Lineup
FRANCO TO MAKE FIRST GRAPEFRUIT LEAGUE START: The top prospect in baseball, shortstop Wander Franco will make his first start in a Grapefruit League game today, just 24 hours from his first action in a big league Spring Training game. The soon to be 19-year-old (his birthday is Sunday) played four innings Thursday against the Detroit Tigers and grounded out in his only AB.