| Nov 24, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Andrew Friedman, the new head of baseball operations for the Dodgers, has struck a deal for his home in St. Petersburg, Fla., selling the waterfront residence for its asking price of $2.35 million.
The Mission-style residence, on more than a third of an...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:12 PM
Now you see him, now you don’t.
OK, actually you never did see him.
Wednesday the Dodgers moved the Dodger who never quite was, trading infielder Ryan Jackson to the Royals for cash.
Jackson will go down in history as the first player added as...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 2:17 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Clay Buchholz won for the first time in six weeks and the rookies kept getting the job done on Sunday as the Boston Red Sox downed Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 atTropicana Field.
Buchholz allowed just three hits and struck out six to...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:24 PM
After the Orioles’ 4-2 victory against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night in a lackluster game that lasted three hours and 37 minutes and featured 319 pitches, manager Buck Showalter played an impromptu word game with reporters.
“That was a...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 2:52 PM
The Sports Xchange
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The New York Yankees got strong pitching from Hiroki Kuroda and strung together four consecutive hits in the fifth inning to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 and win the three-game series at Tropicana Field....
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:59 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Ben Zobrist's RBI single to right field off reliever Shawn Kelley broke up a scoreless pitcher's duel in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Tampa Bay Rays walked off with a 1-0 win over the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field on...
| Sep 16, 2014
The Sports Xchange
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Call it a pitchers' duel, a lack of timely hitting or just the result of the American League's two lowest-scoring offenses taking the same field Monday night.
Any way you put it, the Tampa Bay Rays and...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — No more than 10 minutes after the final pitch of the Orioles’ peculiar 3-2 loss Saturday to the Tampa Bay Rays, catcher Nick Hundley was already in the hallway outside the visiting clubhouse of Tropicana Field, on his...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 4:00 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Games like the Orioles’ 2-1 loss to the Rays Friday night are tough ones to swallow, especially when another team beats you at your own game.
The Orioles are usually the kings of the late innings, but after Desmond...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:09 AM
The Orioles received the rarest of baseball gifts Monday night, a rocky and abbreviated start from reigning American League Cy Young Award winner David Price.
They didn’t enjoy it, though, because the Orioles’ offense simply couldn’t...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 4:42 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. — For most of the past two decades, the American League East has been considered the toughest division in baseball, primarily because it contained the sport's two financial behemoths, the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox....