ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. 3 Tampa Bay relievers merged upon 5 far more scoreless innings, Ji-Person Choi drove in just 3 operates and the Rays received their 5th consecutive activity, 7-1 more than the Toronto Blue Jays upon Friday evening.Andrew Kittredge and Jeffrey Springs each individual labored 2 fantastic innings, with Springs hanging out 5. J.P. Feyereisen permitted a a person-out one inside the 9th in the direction of Randal Grichuk right before finishing a 5-hitter.''They were being only elite,'' Tampa Bay supervisor Kevin Hard cash mentioned. ''Towards retain that offense toward no operates after they arrived within just states a whole lot.''5 Rays relievers went 7 hitless innings throughout a bullpen working day inside of a 4-0 gain earlier mentioned Cleveland inside of Video game 2 of a doubleheader Wednesday.Tampa Bay's bullpen contains an AL-excellent Technology of 2.80 considering the fact that April 22.''Every person we received down there is definitely beneficial,'' Kittredge claimed . ''I feel that's type of what everybody of us expects.''Choi was strike via a pitch in close proximity to the remaining knee with the bases abundant inside the fourth and produced it 5-1 with a 6th-inning 2-work solitary. He on top of that fouled a ball sharply off his immediately foot just before drawing a stroll for the duration of the 3rd.Blue Jays beginner Alek Manoah went only 3 2/3 innings, permitting 3 operates, 3 hits, a few walks, hitting 2 batters and putting out 9 all through an 88-pitch outing. The directly-hander was coming off a start out July 2 within just which he experienced 10 strikeouts and confined the Rays in the direction of a few hits in excess of 7 scoreless innings in just an 11-1 gain.''He battled,'' Toronto supervisor Charlie Montoyo mentioned. ''Even despite the fact that his line doesn't stable that ideal, he astonished me at present.''Manoah finished his club historical past-tying streak of 7 begins with out a decline in direction of start a occupation. Jerry Garvin fastened the mark inside of 1977.Austin Meadows flared a 2-out, 2-function solitary towards straight inside of the 3rd that position the Rays up 2-1.Taylor Partitions experienced a 2-operate double inside of the 7th for Tampa Bay.''We contain towards perform a refreshing sport toward combat Those men,'' Montoyo explained. ''They're one particular of the least difficult groups in just baseball and we didn't do that presently.''Rays rookie Shane McClanahan authorized a 2-out, RBI one in the direction of George Springer inside the 3rd . The lefty averted a few of huge innings as a result of using a 2-out bases-wealthy grounder against Grichuk inside of the very first and placing him out with 2 upon in the direction of conclude the 3rd.McClanahan lasted 4 innings, throwing a vocation-higher 91 pitches . The starter gave up one particular function, 4 hits, 3 walks and struck out 5.PARTIAL BLACKOUTRays CF Kevin Kiermaier was inside of the treatment of swinging any time a financial institution of lighting went out inside the 7th. Just after the umpires fulfilled, it was made a decision that Kiermaier's foul ball at the plate would depend. He finally walked.BULLPEN STANDBYBlue Jays LHP Steven Matz, who experienced his scheduled get started Sunday driven back again in the direction of just after the All-Star split immediately after Thursday's rainout at Baltimore , will be accessible as a reliever this weekend.ODDITYThe Rays commenced participate in with an AL-least complicated 3.55 Generation yet wear't include an All-Star pitcher for the initially season simply because 2009. INF Joey Wendle will be excess in direction of the AL squad upon Saturday, becoming a member of Tampa Bay C Mike Zunino.Instructor'S ROOMBlue Jays: LHP Ryan Borucki may perhaps pitch inside his instant small league sport Saturday. ... OF Corey Dickerson is no for a longer period making use of a going for walks boot.Rays: RHPs Chris Archer and Oliver Drake are throwing are living BP and may quickly begin rehab tasks. ... RHP Ryan Thompson was near down against taking part in capture for a pair times. ... INF Mike Brosseau went upon the 10-working day IL .UP NEXTToronto RHP Ross Stripling and Rays LHP Ryan Yarbrough are Saturday's starters.