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Saturday, May 23, 2015
Bullpen has rare off day, Rays get shut out by Oakland
Tampa Bay Rays' David DeJesus rolls in the dirt after he was hit by a pitch from Oakland Athletics starter Kendall Graveman during the fifth inning.
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The loss snapped the Rays five-game winning streak at the Trop. It was also the fifth time they’ve been shutout this season -- all at home. Despite that, Tampa Bay still leads the AL East.
Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Tyler Clippard, the Mitchell High graduate who is in his ninth major-league season, pitched for the first time at Tropicana Field on Saturday.
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Ex-Mitchell star Clippard gives A’s some relief
Alcoholic drinks on beaches: Where’s the line in the sand?
A fundraising campaign for Maria Silva has been established through youcaring.com.
Pasco firefighter seeks help in battle against cancer
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