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• Entering Friday night's game against the Blue Jays, the Rays had allowed only 89 runs over the past 39 games, the fewest by a Major League team over any 39-game span since 1985 when the Cardinals only allowed 87. Since 1920, only six other Major League clubs have allowed 89 or fewer runs over a 39-game stretch.

• The Rays organization has extended its player development agreement with Class A Bowling Green through 2014.

• B.J. Upton entered Friday night's action leading the team in RBIs (60), stolen bases (25) and is tied with Carlos Pena for the team lead in home runs (16). No one in club history has led a team in home runs and stolen bases over a full season. Randy Winn in 2002 is the only player to lead the Rays in RBIs (75) and stolen bases (27).

• Rays pitchers are on pace to set an American League record for strikeouts, as they are projected to finish with 1,343. The current AL record is held by the 2001 Yankees (1,266).

• Entering Friday night's game against the Blue Jays, the Rays had allowed only 89 runs over the past 39 games, the fewest by a Major League team over any 39-game span since 1985 when the Cardinals only allowed 87. Since 1920, only six other Major League clubs have allowed 89 or fewer runs over a 39-game stretch.

• The Rays organization has extended its player development agreement with Class A Bowling Green through 2014.

• B.J. Upton entered Friday night's action leading the team in RBIs (60), stolen bases (25) and is tied with Carlos Pena for the team lead in home runs (16). No one in club history has led a team in home runs and stolen bases over a full season. Randy Winn in 2002 is the only player to lead the Rays in RBIs (75) and stolen bases (27).

• Rays pitchers are on pace to set an American League record for strikeouts, as they are projected to finish with 1,343. The current AL record is held by the 2001 Yankees (1,266).

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