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57 min ago | Sports Media 101

Boston Red Sox Vs Tampa Bay Rays Friday Preview

Red Sox 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Boston Red Sox as a part of Sports Media 101 .

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Jeremy Hellickson, Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays

4 hrs ago | Rayhawk Review

Drew Smyly Finding Success Since Joining the Rays

Aug 2, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Drew Smyly talks with media before the game against the Los Angeles Angels at Tropicana Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Drew Smyly, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Angels, David Price

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Rayhawk Review

What Is Jeremy Hellickson's Future With the Tampa Bay Rays?

Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson pitches against the Toronto Blue Jays in the 1st inning at Rogers Centre.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jeremy Hellickson, Baseball Players, Chris Archer, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Matt Moore, Drew Smyly

Rayhawk Review

The Undercards: Hyrum Formo Tosses Complete Game for P-Rays

The story on Wednesday in the Rays system was certainly Hyrum Formo , but there was another performance that could be even bigger for the future.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brandon Gomes, Baseball Players, Drew Smyly

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Tampa Bay Devil Rays

Hellickson hopes to keep rolling, clinch series split vs. O's

The Orioles have received really good production from the bottom of their lineup lately, certainly aided by the fact that Chris Davis is now batting seventh in one of the deepest lineups in the Major Leagues.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Chris Davis, Caleb Joseph, Jonathan Schoop, Jeremy Hellickson

DRays Bay

Rays 2015 effective 25-man... no hope ??! :(

As we give up on 2014... 2015 is right around the corner! Anyone care to join with me in the fun of venturing a guess as to what the Rays 2015 25-man might look like - not necessarily opening day, but who gets the playing time over the course of the season with injuries factored in: In a rosy scenario, I see C getting filled by someone good in ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Ben Zobrist, Evan Longoria

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

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

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