Pitching matchups for the Rays series

Tuesday, Game 1: RHP Chris Archer (1-2, 4.80) vs. RHP Alfredo Aceves (3-1, 5.58), 1:05 p.m., NESN.

Tuesday, Game 2: RHP Jake Odorizzi (0-0, 8.03) vs. LHP Felix Doubront (4-3, 4.91), 7:10 p.m., NESN.

Wednesday: RHP Jeremy Hellickson (4-3, 5.67) vs. RHP Ryan Dempster (4-7, 4.21), 7:10 p.m., NESN.

Note: The Red Sox are asking fans attending Game 1 Tuesday to strongly consider public transportation. Originally unscheduled weekday afternoon games quite often lead to traffic and parking issues around Fenway Park.

Also: The Rays announced they are calling up outfielder Wil Myers for the series.The 22-year-old hit .286/.356/.520 for Triple A Durham with 14 homers and 57 RBIs in 64 games. Myers is one of the top prospects in baseball.

In a December trade, the Rays obtained Myers, Odorizzi, LHP Mike Montgomery, and INF Patrick Leonard from the Royals for RHPs James Shields, RHP Wade Davis, and INF Elliot Johnson.


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