On the last day of the 2013 regular season, the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers are tied for the second Wild Card spot with a record of 91-71. The will face each other tonight in Arlington, Texas at 8:07pm EST. The game will be televised on TBS. The winner will play against the Cleveland Indians for the ALDS Wild Card spot on October 1st.
How They Got Here
The Rays won eight of their last ten regular season games, including a dramatic 7-6 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on the last day of the season. The Rangers postseason hopes appeared to be going down the drain when the Rangers lost 15 out of 20 games to start the month of September, before winning their last seven regular season games.