The Rays could shut down Drew Smyly rather than have him make his next scheduled start next weekend in Toronto.
Drew Smyly racked up eight strikeouts in a no-decision against the Orioles on Saturday, allowing just one run on four hits in his six innings of work.
Drew Smyly struck out seven and allowed just two runs across 5 2/3 innings in Monday's 4-3, extra-innings win over the Red Sox.
Rays manager Joe Maddon said Thursday that Drew Smyly will be limited to 150-160 innings this season.
Drew Smyly continued his excellence on Wednesday, limiting the Orioles to one run over seven innings of work en route to a win.
Drew Smyly pitched a complete game shutout in guiding the Rays to a 8-0 win over the Blue Jays on Friday.
Drew Smyly allowed just two runs in seven innings but took a no-decision Saturday against the Yankees.
Drew Smyly blanked the Rangers for 7 2/3 innings, striking out nine, in a victory Monday.
Drew Smyly gave up three runs in five and a third innings on Tuesday, picking up his first loss with the Rays.
Rays acquired LHP Drew Smyly and SS Willy Adames from the Tigers in a three-team trade that sent LHP David Price to Detroit.
Drew Smyly fanned a career-high 11 against the Angels on Friday, but he still took a loss after giving up two runs in 5 2/3 innings.
Drew Smyly fired seven innings of one-run ball Sunday in the Tigers' 5-1 defeat of the Indians.
Drew Smyly improved to 5-8, allowing four runs over 6 2/3 innings as the Tigers went on to defeat the Royals 16-4 on Thursday.
Drew Smyly was hit hard in Friday's loss to the Rays, allowing five runs on seven hits over 5 1/3 innings of work.