The Rays have announced thet LHP David Price will skip his Saturday start due to "general soreness" in his shoulder.

Chris Archer will start in his place.

Price and Rays exec VP Andrew Friedman both say this is precautionary and they ezxpect him to miss only one start, and retrn next weekend against the Yankees..

"We feel confident it is not a major situation," Friedman said.

Price didn't feel anything unusual during his last start, but felt a little more soreness in the aftermath of Sunday"s game.