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Loss to Jays sums up Rays’ season
Jeremy Hellickson, the Gold Glove-winning pitcher, failed to make two fielding plays in the third inning.
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

— You can add Saturday’s loss to the “that’s the 2014 season in a nutshell,” file. Or, perhaps squeeze the game into that...

Tempers flare as Rays beat Yankees 6-1

Tempers flare as Rays beat Yankees 6-1

On a night when the spotlight shined on the 20-year career and respect given to New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, benches cleared, tempers flared and ejections ensued in the Rays' win.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Rays Notes: Cobb is looking to keep streak going

Rays Notes: Cobb is looking to keep streak going

Less than a week after nearly tossing a no-hitter against the Yankees, RHP Alex Cobb will return to the mound tonight staring down the Bronx Bombers again.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Jeter remembered for grace and how the Yankees great played the game
COLUMN

Jeter remembered for grace and how the Yankees great played the game

Fans cheered Derek Jeter for the baseball gift that kept on giving, Martin Fennelly writes. He was a winner with class and passion, and that never went away off the field, either.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Rays present Jeter with kayak, Zimmer jersey

Rays present Jeter with kayak, Zimmer jersey

Derek Jeter has a new way to enjoy the water near his home on Davis Islands once his retirement begins.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Jeter's heart, home plate remain in Tampa
COLUMN

Jeter's heart, home plate remain in Tampa

Derek Jeter's farewell tour with the Yankees has come to St. Petersburg for the final time, but he's about to be Tampa's - ours and all ours - forever and ever, writes columnist Martin Fennelly.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Rays notebook: Fans, foes in awe of Jeter

Rays notebook: Fans, foes in awe of Jeter

Plenty of Derek Jeter fans were at Tropicana Field on Monday night and they let their voices be heard when the New York Yankees shortstop was announced as ... Brendan Ryan.
Published: 09/15/14
Updated: 09/16/14
Rays’ turn to honor Derek Jeter

Rays’ turn to honor Derek Jeter

The Rays will honor retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter tonight, just prior to the second game of the series. Fans are asked to be in their seats by 6:45 p.m. Tickets are still available.
Published: 09/15/14
Updated: 09/16/14
Rays' final homestand starts with walkoff win over Yankees

Rays' final homestand starts with walkoff win over Yankees

There are no playoff implications, but the Rays are playing hard, says Ben Zobrist, who got the game-winning hit with two outs in the ninth with the bases loaded.
Published: 09/16/14
Rays recover, beat Blue Jays 6-5

Rays recover, beat Blue Jays 6-5

After the Blue Jays tied the game on a home run in the ninth inning, the Rays escaped with a 6-5 win on Sean Rodriguez’s 10th-inning sacrifice fly.
Published: 09/14/14
Rays Beat: Zobrist is team’s ‘old’ reliable

Rays Beat: Zobrist is team’s ‘old’ reliable

TORONTO — Ben Zobrist’s first hit was a bloop single to right-center field in the fifth inning of the Red Sox-Devil Rays game Aug. 4, 2006 at Tropicana Field. It came off Curt Schilling....
Published: 09/14/14