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Thursday, May 28, 2015

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Oakland smashes Rays 7-2

Oakland smashes Rays 7-2

ST. PETERSBURG — It wasn’t the performance Rays right-hander Erasmo Ramirez had hoped for Sunday afternoon.
Published: 05/24/15
Rays Notes: Team adds another fresh arm

Rays Notes: Team adds another fresh arm

LHP Enny Romero’s second go-round with the Rays lasted three innings, and manager Kevin Cash said that outing was just what the team needed.
Published: 05/23/15
Rays Beat: Team doing its part to Be the Thunder

Rays Beat: Team doing its part to Be the Thunder

The blue flag with the Lightning logo hangs from the ceiling in the Rays clubhouse, having been returned to its usual spot after making the trek to Minneapolis and Atlanta with the team on the recent road trip.
Published: 05/23/15
Bullpen has rare off day, Rays get shut out by Oakland

Bullpen has rare off day, Rays get shut out by Oakland

ST. PETERSBURG -- Xavier Cedeno was one pitch away from getting out of a sixth inning jam Saturday, and with the way the lefty has been pitching since joining the team last month, it seemed inevitable that he would make that pitch.
Published: 05/23/15

Rays notes: Managing Kiermaier on the bases

Tampa Bay CF Kevin Kiermaier has just one stolen base this season in two attempts, an odd stat for someone who routinely runs singles into doubles.
Published: 05/23/15
St. Pete, Rays may cooperate on study of Trop site

St. Pete, Rays may cooperate on study of Trop site

ST. PETERSBURG — In another attempt to end the deadlock over Tropicana Field, city leaders and the Tampa Bay Rays want to partner in a study on how the Trop site could be redeveloped without a baseball stadium.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15
Rays’ affiliate pulls planned ‘A-Rod Juice Box’ promotion

Rays’ affiliate pulls planned ‘A-Rod Juice Box’ promotion

Class A Charlotte canceled the promotion - a dig at Alex Rodriguez - and apologized after objections from the Rays, Yankees and Florida State League. The team planned to give juice boxes to the first 500 fans.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15
Rays’ bullpen again clutch in 5-2 win over A’s

Rays’ bullpen again clutch in 5-2 win over A’s

Brandon Gomes and Xavier Cedeno shut down the A's during critical moments, and Evan Longoria, Steven Souza Jr. and Tim Beckham go deep to help the Rays' extending their AL East lead to 1 games.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15
Rays’ attendance again in familiar spot: dead last

Rays’ attendance again in familiar spot: dead last

ST. PETERSBURG — Perhaps it was the departure of manager Joe Maddon and star player Ben Zobrist, or maybe the Tampa Bay Lightning’s deep playoff run.
Published: 05/22/15
Updated: 05/23/15
Despite homer, Beckham sent down in place of reliever

Despite homer, Beckham sent down in place of reliever

ST. PETERSBURG – Less than an hour after his eighth inning home run Friday reached the Captain Morgan deck in left-center field for the final run of the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 victory, infielder Tim Beckham was optioned to Triple A Durham to clear...
Published: 05/22/15