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Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

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Bucs notes: Scorching heat a home-field advantage

TAMPA — It’s not the heat or the humidity.
Updated: 37 mins ago
Rays activate Myers from DL, send Belnome to Triple-A Durham

Rays activate Myers from DL, send Belnome to Triple-A Durham

ST. PETERSBURG – The Rays activated right fielder Wil Myers today from the disabled list and optioned infielder Vince Belnome back to Triple A Durham....
Updated: 1 hour ago
Browns pick Hoyer over Manziel as starting QB

Browns pick Hoyer over Manziel as starting QB

BEREA, Ohio — Brian Hoyer barely held on to the starting job.
Updated: 6 hours ago
It's strange to see David Price become a Rays' foe
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It's strange to see David Price become a Rays' foe

ST. PETERSBURG — The video tribute, now a Rays tradition, right up there with unloading star pitching for cheaper brands, came in the middle of the second inning Tuesday night. There he was, up on the big board at Tropicana Field, getting big o...
Updated: 7 hours ago
Girl pitcher, Chicago team has Little League series abuzz

Girl pitcher, Chicago team has Little League series abuzz

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — A female pitcher from Philadelphia and a team from Chicago have created a buzz at the Little League World Series.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Maddon revisits Jeter comments, says fans shouldn’t boo Rays

Maddon revisits Jeter comments, says fans shouldn’t boo Rays

Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon revisited his postgame comments Saturday about New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter when asked Tuesday if he expected Rays fans to cheer the returning David Price on Thursday.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Rays notes: Reinforcements on the way

ST. PETERSBURG — Forget September call-ups, the Tampa Bay Rays are expecting three front-line players to rejoin the team within the next week or so.
Updated: 10 hours ago
USF drops plan to put ‘THE TEAM’ on jerseys

USF drops plan to put ‘THE TEAM’ on jerseys

TAMPA —The University of South Florida football program has dropped its plan to display “THE TEAM'' on the back of its jerseys instead of the players' last names. Instead, the jerseys will remain blank, USF spokesman Brian Siegrist said. ...
Updated: 11 hours ago
Bucs defense not ready to relax

Bucs defense not ready to relax

TAMPA — It’s a work in progress. We’re not there yet. We’ve got a long way to go.
Updated: 12 hours ago
Rays let another one slip away, lose in 11

Rays let another one slip away, lose in 11

ST. PETERSBURG – Where to start?
Updated: 13 hours ago