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Cobb hit by pitch but still dominates Cards in 3-0 win

Cobb hit by pitch but still dominates Cards in 3-0 win

ST. LOUIS — – Alex Cobb was curled in the dirt by home plate, holding his right elbow and wondering if anything else could wrong this year as the pain from being struck by a pitch raced from his pitching elbow up to his shoulder....
Updated: 2 hours ago
Skins’ coach Gruden nervous as camp opens

Skins’ coach Gruden nervous as camp opens

RICHMOND, Va. — The most stressful part for Jay Gruden was setting up the schedule. Sixteen days of Washington Redskins practices and meetings, all on him.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Rays Notes: Hellickson ready to roll

Rays Notes: Hellickson ready to roll

ST. LOUIS — RHP Jeremy Hellickson will return to the rotation Saturday night and face the Red Sox in the middle game of the three-game series at Tropicana Field.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Bucs Training Camp: 5 Pro Bowlers attendees

Bucs Training Camp: 5 Pro Bowlers attendees

The arrival in January of Lovie Smith as the 10th head coach in Buccaneers history led to significant roster changes for 2014. All players — holdovers and plenty of new arrivals — are required to report to training camp today, with the fi...
Updated: 2 hours ago
As camp opens, change is only thing certain

As camp opens, change is only thing certain

TAMPA — This time last year, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were a team awash in Pro Bowl-caliber talent and optimism. In that regard, at least, little has changed at One Buc Place during the past 12 months.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Spence fending off rivals for starting nose tackle

Spence fending off rivals for starting nose tackle

TAMPA — The arrival through free agency last spring of veteran Clinton McDonald seemed to signal the end of 2013 rookie Akeem Spence’s brief run as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers starting nose tackle.
Updated: 7 hours ago
Bucs’ Nicks set to start comeback try

Bucs’ Nicks set to start comeback try

TAMPA — The Buccaneers are expecting Carl Nicks to report to One Buc Place for the start of their first training camp under new coach Lovie Smith right along with everyone else Thursday.
Updated: 7 hours ago

Cobb aiming to help Rays sweep road trip

ST. LOUIS — The Rays will try to sweep this five-game road trip tonight against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Updated: 10 hours ago
Bucs Training Camp: Five players with something to prove

Bucs Training Camp: Five players with something to prove

To get you ready for Lovie Smith's first season as Bucs coach, we examine key issues for Smith's first training camp. Today, a look at five with something to prove.
Updated: 15 hours ago

Veteran Moore squeezed out of Bucs’ CB competition

TAMPA — The decision by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Tuesday to release veteran cornerback D.J. Moore came as a bit of a surprise, and not just to Moore.
Updated: 16 hours ago