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Sunday, Apr 19, 2015

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Rays designate Balfour for assignment

Rays designate Balfour for assignment

ST. PETERSBURG — The big news from an otherwise forgettable loss to the Yankees came afterward, when the Rays designated reliever Grant Balfour for assignment.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Rays Beat: Remaining pitchers not feeling pressure

Rays Beat: Remaining pitchers not feeling pressure

ST. PETERSBURG — There is a perception, and Rays manager Kevin Cash has used the phrase a few times in recent weeks, that the duo of Chris Archer and Jake Odorizzi need to “step it up,” during the first month or so of the season ...
Updated: 5 hours ago
Game gets away from Rays as Yanks win 9-0

Game gets away from Rays as Yanks win 9-0

ST. PETERSBURG -- For six innings it was a pitcher’s duel. And then it wasn’t.
Updated: 7 hours ago

Rays Notes: Manager remains confident in Jepsen

ST. PETERSBURG — A day later, Rays manager Kevin Cash still wasn’t willing to second-guess his decision to have RHP Kevin Jepsen pitch to Alex Rodriquez with the game tied and a runner on second base during Friday night’s series ...
Updated: 9 hours ago

Rays notes: Cobb still in dark about return

RHP Alex Cobb (forearm strain) said Friday that he is throwing pain-free and that he has thrown some pitches off flat ground, but he doesn’t know when he will be cleared to throw a bullpen session, which is the next big step in his rehab.
Updated: 21 hours ago
A-Rod spoils Rays’ homecoming in 5-4 Yankees win

A-Rod spoils Rays’ homecoming in 5-4 Yankees win

Alex Rodriguez bashed a pair of home runs and drove in four RBIs as New York took the opening game of a weekend series in front of an announced crowd of 15,752 at Tropicana Field.
Updated: 21 hours ago
Rays concert series lineup includes Aoki, Jacksons

Rays concert series lineup includes Aoki, Jacksons

Steve Aoki and The Jacksons top the first acts announced for this year’s Tampa Bay Rays Concert Series.
Published: 04/17/15

Rays sign C Arencibia to minor-league deal

The Rays signed catcher J.P. Arencibia to a minor-league deal on Thursday. He will join Durham and get most of his playing time at first base and DH.
Published: 04/17/15
Fastball hits Longoria, mars Rays win over Toronto

Fastball hits Longoria, mars Rays win over Toronto

Evan Longoria said he will play today when the Rays begin a long homestand with the first game of a weekend series against the Yankees. That was in question when Longoria limped off the field in the eighth inning after being struck on the left hip during the Rays' contentious 4-2 win.
Published: 04/16/15
Rays Notes: Souza’s bat making noise

Rays Notes: Souza’s bat making noise

What Steven Souza Jr. is doing this week is not different from what he did during the first week of the season, even though the results are greatly different.
Published: 04/16/15