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Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014

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It's strange to see Price become foe
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It's strange to see Price become 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: 18 mins 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: 2 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: 2 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: 5 hours ago
Price returns with Tigers for three-game series with Rays

Price returns with Tigers for three-game series with Rays

The Tigers are in town tonight to begin a three-game series and that means left-hander David Price returns to Tropicana Field for the first time since his July 31 trade.
Published: 08/19/14
Rays notebook: Rookie relievers coming up big

Rays notebook: Rookie relievers coming up big

While much is made of LHP Jake McGee and RHP Brad Boxberger, the Rays are getting big outs from a pair of rookie relievers — RHP Kirby Yates and LHP Jeff Beliveau....
Published: 08/19/14
Boxberger is Rays’ ace in the hole

Boxberger is Rays’ ace in the hole

Brad Boxberger and Jake McGee have been the most reliable relievers in the Rays bullpen this season with Boxberger setting up McGee for the save on most occasions. Jake in the Box, Joe Maddon likes to call the tandem.
Published: 08/19/14
Rays notes: Myers’ return on horizon

Rays notes: Myers’ return on horizon

Rays RF Wil Myers (right wrist fracture) is expected to return this week. Exactly when will be determined by how well he felt after serving as the designed hitter Sunday for Triple-A Durham.
Published: 08/18/14
Rays drops second straight to Yankees

Rays drops second straight to Yankees

It was a two-out walk to Stephen Drew in the fifth inning Sunday afternoon that changed everything for the Tampa Bay Rays, much like the ninth-inning throwing error in Saturday’s loss.
Published: 08/17/14
Updated: 08/18/14
Rays still chasing American League Wild Card spot

Rays still chasing American League Wild Card spot

ST. PETERSBURG – The goal for the Rays down the stretch is to win as many series as possible, and they have a chance to do that this afternoon against the visiting Yankees at what is expected to be a nearly full Tropicana Field.
Published: 08/17/14