Kuroda fuels Yankees win

Aug 18, 2014

Kuroda fuels Yankees win

Hiroki Kuroda got a couple extra days between starts and it looked as if it paid off. Kuroda pitched neatly into the seventh inning, Brett Gardner drove in two runs and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 on Sunday. Kuroda ...

Tigers land ace hurler Price

Aug 1, 2014

Tigers land ace hurler Price

When David Price was finally traded, it was to an unexpected bidder. The Detroit Tigers added another Cy Young Award winner to their star-studded rotation, acquiring Price from Tampa Bay in a blockbuster deal Thursday. The Rays received left-hander Drew Smyly and minor league ...

Red Sox snap Rays' streak

Jul 28, 2014

Red Sox snap Rays' streak

Japanese right-handers Junichi Tazawa and Koji Uehara barred the door on Sunday afternoon with a pair of scoreless innings to lock down the Boston Red Sox’s 4-3 win over the Tampa Bay Rays that ended the Rays’ nine-game winning streak. Tazawa, who blew a ...

Rays prolong Yanks' slump

Jul 3, 2014

Rays prolong Yanks' slump

The New York Yankees are below .500 in the second half of a season for the first time in seven years. They’ve scored fewer runs in the American League than everyone but Houston and Boston, and the pinstriped players in the Bronx are hardly ...

'King Felix' K's 15 to help Mariners beat Rays

Jun 9, 2014

'King Felix' K's 15 to help Mariners beat Rays

Felix Hernandez didn’t get the win. His dominant performance put the Seattle Mariners in position for victory, though. Hernandez struck out a career-high 15 in seven innings before Endy Chavez keyed a five-run ninth with a tiebreaking RBI single, leading the Mariners to a ...

Red Sox edge Rays in 10th

May 31, 2014

Red Sox edge Rays in 10th

It was only fitting that a batter who was hit by a pitch scored the winning run. Beanballs were the theme Friday night as Boston and Tampa Bay had another AL East rumble, with the Red Sox earning a 3-2 victory on A.J. Pierzysnki’s ...

BoSox skid continues

May 24, 2014

BoSox skid continues

MLB Rays 1 Red Sox 0 The Boston Red Sox haven’t lost eight straight games since Bobby Valentine was their manager. That wasn’t all that long ago, just 2012, though it was surely a time the Red Sox would like to forget. Boston’s losing ...

Rays prevail in 14th inning

May 3, 2014

Rays prevail in 14th inning

Wil Myers and the Tampa Bay Rays broke loose in the 14th inning while holding Derek Jeter to the worst hitting performance of his career, outlasting the New York Yankees for a wild 10-5 win that ended at 12:57 a.m. Saturday. Jeter went 0-for-7 ...