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3 hrs ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

Orioles Bullpen Helps Secure 4-2 Win Over Rays

The Orioles prevented a run in the first inning, when Logan Forsythe grounded to third baseman Chris Davis who threw to first baseman Steve Pearce who then threw home to Caleb Joseph to nail Desmond Jennings who tried to score on the play.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Chris Davis, Adam Jones

7 hrs ago | DRays Bay

Rays 2, Orioles 4: Defense, Bullpen Falter Late In Loss

With the score tied at two the Rays loaded the bases with one out. Desmond Jennings hit a slow roller to third that Chris Davis was able to barehand and get home to gun down James Loney.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Chris Davis, Ben Zobrist, Joel Peralta, Evan Longoria

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Washington Times

Orioles get 2 RBIs from Joseph to beat Rays 4-2

Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Jonathan Schoop, Caleb Joseph

The Baltimore Sun

Orioles capitalize on Tampa Bay Rays' mistakes in 4-2 victory Tuesday night

In a playoff season, contending teams need to occasionally win ugly. Good teams must capitalize on a few mistakes by lesser clubs on nights when few things go right except the final score.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Desmond Jennings, Tampa Bay Rays, Chris Davis

St. Petersburg Times

Rays: Wil Myers, Cards' Shelby Miller team for MLB video game

On Smyly: Coming off a two-hit Friday shutout, his first pro complete game. Has allowed three or fewer runs in all four starts since coming to Rays.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeremy Hellickson, Baseball Players, Shelby Miller, Jake Odorizzi, Allen Webster, Clay Buchholz

Newsday

Derek Jeter recalls disappointing first memory of Tigers

Derek Jeter of the Yankees strikes out swinging to pitcher Alex Cobb of the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a game on August 15, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Orioles hit 5 HRs in 9-1 win over Rays

Delmon Young, J.J. Hardy and Chris Davis homered in succession during a six-run fifth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Tampa Bay Rays 9-1 Monday night to end a three-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Chris Tillman, J.J. Hardy, Chris Davis, Baltimore Orioles, Major League Baseball

ESPN

O's cruise with 5 HRs vs. Rays to snap skid

Baltimore hit five homers in all, four off rookie Jake Odorizzi . Nick Markakis and Steve Pearce delivered back-to-back shots in the third to spark the Orioles to their ninth win in 13 games against Tampa Bay this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Nick Markakis, Jake Odorizzi, Chris Tillman, Adam Jones

Rayhawk Review

Yunel Escobar Wavier Claim Shows Rays Are Looking To Get Younger

Aug 16, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays infielder Yunel Escobar hits an RBI single against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, American League, American League East, David DeJesus

Sun Aug 24, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Rays: Joe Maddon tips cap to Blue Jays fans

On Odorizzi: Pitched well but lost for second time in past eight starts Wednesday vs. Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeremy Hellickson, Baseball Players, Wei-Yin Chen, Drew Smyly, Kevin Gausman

Sat Aug 23, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Will Vragovic | TimesRays' rotation thriving after David Price deal

David Price 's brilliant Thursday outing served as a reminder as to exactly what the Rays are missing since they traded him to Detroit.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Price, Baseball Players, Chris Archer, Jeremy Hellickson, Brandon Guyer, American League, Major League Baseball

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Detroit Tigers

Dombrowski: No options elsewhere outside of roster

Tigers president/general manager Dave Dombrowski's assessment of their August trade market might well have doubled as a message for his struggling hitters: If Detroit's offense is going to turn around, it's going to have to come from the guys they have now.

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Related Topix: Sports, Andy Dirks, Baseball Players, David Price, Austin Jackson, Detroit Tigers, Major League Baseball

Washington Times

Baseball Capsules

Denard Span scored from second on third baseman Jordan Pacheco's throwing error in the ninth inning, and the Washington Nationals stretched their winning streak to 10 games with a 1-0 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Justin Turner, Baseball Players, David Price, Brandon Guyer, Ben Zobrist

Sportsnet.ca

TB @ TOR7:07 pm ET

The Blue Jays have their sights set on the American League's second wild card spot, after watching their deficit in the AL East swell from 1 1/2 games to 9 since the start of August.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Toronto Blue Jays, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Tampa Bay Rays

The Miami Herald

5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 22

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, above, says that in his mind, it's as if his offensive line has five, not four, starters returning, referring to Austin Barron's experience.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Leonys Martin, Brandon Guyer, David Price

Detroit Free Press

Shawn Windsor: Tigers have talent to win - and lose

David Price after Tigers' 1-0 loss: David Price talks about facing his former teammates in a 1-0 loss to the Rays.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, David Price, Baseball Players, Justin Verlander, Rick Porcello

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Tampa Bay Online

Price returns to the Trop, starts today against Rays

Price makes his first start this afternoon against his former team just 21 days after the trade that sent him to the Tigers for right-hander Drew Smyly, Triple A infielder Nick Franklin and Class A shortstop Willy Adames.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Drew Smyly, Nick Franklin

BoSox Injection

Allen Webster Needs a Real Chance in 2015

Jul 27, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Allen Webster throws a pitch during the third inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Allen Webster, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays, Chris Archer, Yasiel Puig

The Miami Herald

Rays get just 1 hit off Price, beat Tigers 1-0

David Price allowed only one hit in his first start against his former team, an RBI triple to Brandon Guyer, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Detroit Tigers 1-0 Thursday to avoid a three-game sweep.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Price, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Ben Zobrist, Eugenio Suarez, Brad Boxberger

MLive.com

Detroit Tigers Gameday: Ex-Ray David Price returns to Tropicana Field, seeks series sweep in Tampa

Detroit Tigers starter David Price, right, greets former teammate, Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist, before a game Tuesday in St. Petersburg, Fla.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, American League Central, Major League Baseball, David Price, Baseball Players, Detroit Tigers, Desmond Jennings, Brandon Guyer

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