| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:35 PM
GLENDALE — The following are updates on area Major League Baseball players.
Brandon McCarthy (Glendale native) starting pitcher, Oakland Athletics: McCarthy rebounded from a rough outing against the Detroit Tigers on July 20 with one of his best...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 10:38 PM
If there were scouts at Safeco Field to watch Erik Bedard on Friday, they didn't catch him on his best night.
Bedard has been impressive this season, and as a left-hander who is under a one-year contract, he's been the topic of trade rumors as Sunday'...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 5:13 PM
While the Mariners may be struggling this season, Saturday afternoon's tilt against the Rays proved that the future may be much different.
Rookie Michael Pineda had a career-high 10 strikeouts and gave up just one hit in 6 1/3 innings of work, while...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 5:20 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals are going through the growing pains of a promising young team.
Jeff Niemann won his sixth consecutive decision, Ben Zobrist had a two-run triple and the Tampa Bay Rays completed a four-game sweep with a...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 2:30 PM
PORT CHARLOTTE – For two innings in Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay, Josh Johnson felt and looked as good as he did at the start of last season, when he was arguably the most dominant pitcher in baseball.
After walking two and needing 18...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 7:28 PM
The Rays used a big eighth inning to rally back for a 3-2 victory over the Mariners on Friday in front of 14,884 at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay grabbed its first lead of the game in the eighth and never let it go.
Down 2-1, Sam Fuld started the rally...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Alex Avila's two-run home run backed seven strong innings by Justin Verlander as the Tigers took down the Rays, 5-2, to open a four-game series.
Verlander (19-5) allowed one run on three hits and three walks while fanning eight in the right-hander's...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Alex Avila collected two hits and knocked in a run as the Detroit Tigers earned a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays in the second portion of a four-game set.
Brad Penny (9-9) allowed one run on eight hits and a walk in 6 1/3 innings in the Tigers'...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 8:03 PM
The Orioles stuck to their usual September story line on Monday night, opening the first full series of the month here against a division rival that came into Camden Yards on a roll and bursting with incentive to mop the infield with the last-place home...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 1:36 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Orioles open their three-game series tonight against Tampa Bay here at Tropicana Field.
This weekend's series is important for both teams. The Orioles and Rays are both 55-50 and 1 1/2 games out of the second American League...