ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays ace Blake Snell lost his no-hit in the seventh inning when Cleveland’s Jose Ramirez hit a leadoff homer.
Ramirez took the first three pitches for balls before sending a full-count pitch into left-field seats on Wednesday for his 38th homer
Snell, who’s in search of a serious league-leading 19th win, struck out eight and walked two by seven innings. He obtained a standing ovation as he walked to the dugout after the seventh.
Tampa Bay leads 3-1.
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