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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

Rays notes: Smyly tips his hat after Prado’s blast

ST. PETERSBURG -- LHP Drew Smyly had an impressive home debut as a Ray, and if not for one pitch, he might have headed home a winner.
Published: 08/17/14
Rays Beat: Change at the top could be big benefit

Rays Beat: Change at the top could be big benefit

ST. PETERSBURG — Rob Manfred, the newly elected baseball commission can be, in the words of Rays owner Stuart Sternberg, “an agent of change.”
Published: 08/17/14
Ninth-inning error makes difference as Yanks top Rays

Ninth-inning error makes difference as Yanks top Rays

ST. PETERSBURG — Even with the speedy Brett Gardner speeding up the first base line, and even though the ball had glanced off Jake McGee’s glove, Rays second baseman Logan Forsythe felt he still had a play at first base in the top of th...
Published: 08/16/14
Rays cap historic comeback with 5-0 win over Yanks

Rays cap historic comeback with 5-0 win over Yanks

The Rays beat the Yankees 5-0 on Friday night in front of 26,535 fans at Tropicana Field to reach .500 for the first time since April 22.
Published: 08/15/14
Updated: 08/16/14
Rays Notes: Players regaining health in time for playoff push

Rays Notes: Players regaining health in time for playoff push

ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays have started their ascension back up the American League East standings despite the loss of three regulars — OF Wil Myers, OF/DH David DeJesus and C Ryan Hanigan....
Published: 08/16/14
Rays notes: Opportunity there to climb back into postseason race

Rays notes: Opportunity there to climb back into postseason race

The Rays open a six-game homestand tonight against the Yankees to begin a key stretch during which they play 29 of their next 32 games against AL East teams. All but four of those games are against teams ahead of them in the standings.
Published: 08/15/14
Myers could rejoin Rays next week

Myers could rejoin Rays next week

Right fielder Wil Myers (right wrist fracture) could rejoin the Rays next week during the series with the Tigers, Rays Manager Joe Maddon said.
Published: 08/15/14
Rays cap big road trip with 6-3 win over Texas

Rays cap big road trip with 6-3 win over Texas

The Rays flew home early this morning from the heart of Texas still hopeful of chasing someone down for a postseason spot, thanks to a winning road trip.
Published: 08/14/14
Updated: 08/15/14
Rays, Archer romp over Rangers 10-1

Rays, Archer romp over Rangers 10-1

ARLINGTON, Texas — Chris Archer watched Tuesday’s marathon from the comfort of the team hotel, watched as the innings piled up as Rays manager Joe Maddon went through his bullpen pitcher after pitcher after pitcher.
Published: 08/13/14
Updated: 08/14/14