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11 hrs ago | Detroit Tigers
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.
18 hrs ago | Washington Times
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.
22 hrs ago | Sportsnet.ca
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.
Yesterday | The Miami Herald
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.
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.
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.
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.
Make it 4 straight losses for the Rays and counting. Victor Martinez smacked a grand slam and Rick Porcello was dominant as the Tigers went on to shut out the Rays 6-0 on Wednesday night from Tropicana Field.
Aug 20, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Rick Porcello throws a pitch during the fourth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.
Now it's two water main breaks in Tampa; crews are still working the first one closed the northbound lanes of South Dale Mabry south of Gandy Blvd. That one they hope to have repaired by Friday.
Tickets: $14-$200, available at Tropicana Field box office, Ticketmaster, raysbaseball.com, team Tampa store; $3 surcharge within 5 hours of game time.
Series: Tigers at Tampa Bay for three games, tonight through Thursday. TV/radio: Tonight and Wednesday - 7:10.
Aug 15, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Indians left fielder Mike Aviles celebrates with the rest of the Cleveland Indians after hitting a game wining home run during the eleventh inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Progressive Field.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:08 pm
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