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16 hrs ago | WWVA-AM Wheeling

Price, Rays top Twins

David Price struck out a season-high 12 batters en route to his ninth career complete game as the Tampa Bay Rays took a 7-3 win over the Minnesota Twins in the opener of a three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, David Price, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Minnesota Twins, Matt Joyce

Mon Apr 21, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

David Price eagerly prepares for next start

David Price said he's happy the Rays tweaked the rotation, moving him up from Wednesday to keep him on his usual five-day schedule.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Price, Baseball Players, Desmond Jennings, CC Sabathia, Sam Fuld

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Teams are learning the hard way what is and isn't an out

This season has revealed situations where the neighborhood play isn't exactly a neighborhood play and blocking the plate isn't exactly blocking the plate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Neil Walker, Baseball Players, Elliot Johnson

The State

Recap: Tampa Bay vs. NY Yankees

The Tampa Bay Rays hit five homers, including two apiece by Wil Myers and Ryan Hanigan, and Chris Archer remained unbeaten against the New York Yankees after a 16-1 rout on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ivan Nova, Baseball Players, Chris Archer, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Evan Longoria, Dean Anna

Sat Apr 19, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Nationals star Harper yanked for lollygagging

Bryce Harper hit the ball to the mound, jogged toward first base and took a right turn to the dugout before getting halfway down the basepath.

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Related Topix: Sports, Bryce Harper

Rant Sports

New York Yankees' Cesar Cabral Deserves Relegation

The New York Yankees knew things were going south when the team's bullpen, which hadn't surrendered a run in 17 consecutive innings, gave up five runs in two innings and relinquished a lead against the divisional rival Tampa Bay Rays .

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Related Topix: Sports, Cesar Cabral, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Brandon Guyer, Evan Longoria

Fri Apr 18, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Loney has 4 RBIs, Rays beat Yankees 11-5

Tampa Bay Rays center fielder David DeJesus hits the turf after coming up short on a three-run double hit by New York Yankees' Scott Sizemore during the second inning of a baseball game Friday, April 18, 2014, in St. .

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, Cesar Cabral, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, David Phelps

Birds Watcher

Britton's Success is Vital for the Orioles' Success

Zach Britton has worn a jersey with the name "Orioles" across the chest for four years now.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Tommy Hunter

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WFLA-AM Tampa

Rays Drop Opener At Home Against Yankees

It turned out that the team that got home cooking from coming back to Tropicana Field was the New York Yankees.

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Related Topix: Sports, Desmond Jennings, Baseball Players, CC Sabathia, David Price, Derek Jeter, Sean Rodriguez

Yanks Go Yard

YGY Series Preview Show: Tampa Bay Rays

Apr 11, 2014; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price delivers a pitch during the first inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Alex Cobb, Baseball Players, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, David Price, Cincinnati Reds, Masahiro Tanaka

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Orioles notebook: Zach Britton tosses three more shutout innings Wednesday

Over the first two weeks of the season, left-hander Zach Britton has become a valuable weapon for the Orioles out of the bullpen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Tommy Hunter, Miguel Gonzalez

The State

Punchless Rays go quietly in 3-0 loss to Orioles

That's why manager Joe Maddon isn't losing sleep over his team's inability to generate any offense during the first month of the season.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Baseball Players, Zach Britton, Tampa Bay Rays, Baltimore Orioles, Wei-Yin Chen

Twinkie Town

A Quiet Rule Change Has Made A Loud Impact

In the past, dropping the ball while transferring it to your bare hand was an out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Minnesota Twins

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BleacherReport

Scott Miller's Starting 9: Highlighting One of MLB Instant Replay's Fatal Flaws

Apologies in advance for turning this into my first seminar of Baseball for Dummies but...OK, dummies, tell me what a catch is.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Elliot Johnson, Chris Denorfia, Will Venable

Nanaimo Daily News

Yordano Ventura dazzles for 6 innings but Royals give up run in 9th, lose 1-0 to Rays

Yordano Ventura was dazzling in his season debut, but the Kansas City Royals failed to give the hard-throwing rookie any run support.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Eric Hosmer, Chris Archer, Yordano Ventura

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Chen sharp as Orioles beat Archer and Rays 7-1

The result was a lopsided 7-1 victory for the Baltimore Orioles, who got their offense back on track Monday night at Archer's expense.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Baseball Players, Brandon Guyer, Wei-Yin Chen, Tampa Bay Rays, Major League Baseball, Baltimore Orioles

St. Petersburg Times

Rays' Matt Moore plays catch to test injured elbow

With Alex Cobb out four-six weeks and Matt Moore for the season, Chris Archer 's role in the Rays rotation is obviously magnified.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Archer, Desmond Jennings, Alex Cobb, Baseball Players, Matt Moore, Evan Longoria

The Miami Herald

Sam Mellinger: Royals fans have no basis for hope

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - James Shields has lived everything the Royals are dreaming of.

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Related Topix: Sports, Greg Holland, Baseball Players, James Shields, Jeremy Hellickson, David Price, Evan Longoria

BoSox Injection

Around the AL East: Week 2

As of today, April 14, mere two games separate teams from the top to the bottom of the American League East - the narrowest gap in any division.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Alex Cobb, Baseball Players, Cesar Cabral, Jeremy Hellickson, Tampa Bay Rays

St. Petersburg Times

Rays: Zobrist in rare company with two-HR game

Ben Zobrist became the third Ray player to homer from both sides of the plate in the same game, going deep off LH Tony Cingrani and RH Nick Christiani .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Sean Rodriguez, Tony Cingrani, Nick Christiani, Cesar Ramos, Joel Peralta

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