Jeremy Hellickson is set to return to the rotation and will make the start for the Rays on Saturday.
Hellickson's return on Saturday will come against the Red Sox who he faced three times last season going 1-0 with a 3.44 ERA and 20 strikeouts over 18.1 innings.ANALYST: Jonathan Impemba
Jake Marisnick was 2-for-4 with a double and a run scored on Thursday night against the Royals.
Jake Marisnick had two hits from the bottom of the order which included a double and a run scored in Houston’s 5 -2 win over Kansas City on Thursday night. His double in the second inning with two outs kept the inning alive and Marisnick scored on a single by Jose Altuve before Yordano Ventura left the game after a rain delay in the second inning. Although Marisnick struggled in the second half, he did finish September/October with a .275 average with three home runs and seven stolen bases. Analysis: Greg Jewett