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  • Yankees rally past Rays for 8-5 victory

    Yankees rally past Rays for 8-5 victory
    By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange NEW YORK — Brian McCann drove in three runs as the New York Yankees rallied from a four-run deficit and defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 8-5 on Wednesday. Left fielder Chris Young hit the tying home run and first...
  • Yankees Overcome Poor Start From Capuano, Win 8-5

    Yankees Overcome Poor Start From Capuano, Win 8-5
    Yankees 8, Rays 5: Brian McCann homered and drove in three as New York overcame a disastrous start from Chris Capuano and evened the series with visiting Tampa Bay. Chris Young homered and doubled in a run, Mark Teixeira added an RBI triple and Chase...
  • Orioles lose second straight to Tampa Bay, 3-2, on passed ball in ninth inning

    Orioles lose second straight to Tampa Bay, 3-2, on passed ball in ninth inning
    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...
  • Tampa Bay scores three runs in the eighth to beat the Orioles, 3-0, in series opener

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Orioles manager Buck Showalter has been coy in recent days about the availability of his late-inning arms, but before Friday night’s series opener against the Tampa Bay Rays, he disclosed that five of his relievers...
  • Shortstop J.J. Hardy makes Tampa Bay Rays pay in Orioles' 5-4 win Thursday

    Shortstop J.J. Hardy makes Tampa Bay Rays pay in Orioles' 5-4 win Thursday
    Despite his obvious power and previous success, Orioles infielder Chris Davis has been struggling so much this season that it has become business as usual when pitchers challenge him. So, in the Orioles' 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday,...
  • Angels feel no pressure to match Athletics' moves

    The Oakland Athletics picked up a new player Sunday. And they may add another by Tuesday. But don't expect the Angels to cover those moves with trades of their own. "You have to make sure you tend your own garden," General Manager Jerry Dipoto said....
  • Angels' C.J. Wilson is pounded by Rays in return from DL

    Like Oakland and Detroit, the Angels added a veteran left-hander to the rotation this past week, one whose resume stacks up nicely against those of Jon Lester and David Price, the aces who were traded Thursday to the Athletics and Tigers, respectively....
  • Orioles begin road trip with 5-4 loss to Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night

    Orioles begin road trip with 5-4 loss to Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- In spring training, Orioles manager Buck Showalter preached that the key to his team remaining competitive in the American League East was going to be getting consistent starting pitching. And while the Orioles rotation isn't...
  • Three players ejected after Rays-Red Sox brawl

    Three players ejected after Rays-Red Sox brawl
    Yunel Escobar and Sean Rodriguez of the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox left fielder Jonny Gomes were ejected Sunday after both benches and bullpens emptied and a scuffle took place on the field involving most of the players in St. Petersburg, Fla....
  • Rays break through against Jered Weaver for 3-0 win over Angels

    KEY MOMENT: The game was a scoreless pitchers' duel until the fifth inning when Tampa Bay shortstop Yunel Escobar hit a two-out solo home run over the center-field wall on an 0-2 pitch from Angels ace Jered Weaver. Former Dodger James Loney and Evan...
  • Mike Trout hits walk-off homer in Angels' 6-5 win over Rays

    Mike Trout hits walk-off homer in Angels' 6-5 win over Rays
    KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout blasted a three-run, walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning off Tampa Bay reliever Brad Boxberger. With Efren Navarro and Collin Cowgill on base, Trout ripped the pitch over the left-field fence for the 6-5 win. AT...