Alex Cobb earned his seventh win, Ben Zobrist hit a solo home run and the go-ahead decisive RBI double in the bottom of the eighth and the Rays moved one game shy of .500 with a 5-1 win over the Brewers.
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TAMPA — “I’ve known Derrick since fourth grade. Let me just start right there.”
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The North Tampa Athletic Association, formerly known as New Tampa Little League, has qualified a team to play in a world series for the first time in the league’s 15-year existence.
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NEW YORK – ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don’t do anything to provoke an attack.
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CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago stopped short of granting preliminary approval for class-action concussions lawsuit against the NCAA. He says he needs more time to decide if it’s a good deal.
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NEWPORT, R.I. — Cincinnati has been picked to win the American Athletic Conference, with defending champion Central Florida second.
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EDITORS NOTE: This story was originally published Feb. 1, 2014
TAMPA — Natasha Spencer met him when she was 12. She dreamed of being a doctor, but didn't know how she'd get there, or even escape her crime-ridden Tampa neighborhood.
State health officials said Monday they received confirmation of a third case of mosquito-borne chikungunya virus in Pinellas County. Rays pitcher Joel Peralta said he likely acquired the virus was visiting the Domincan Republic over the All-Star break.
Some of the young men and women whose lives have been touched by former Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Derrick Brooks share their stories.