Beeks paves way as Rays blank Sox in finale

Jalen Beeks was sensational against his former club on Sunday afternoon, firing four scoreless innings to lead the Rays to a 2-0 win over the Red Sox at Fenway Park. Joey Wendle and C.J. Cron homered for Tampa Bay, while Sergio Romo notched his 100th career save.… Read More
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Snell flummoxes Yanks as Rays take series

Blake Snell followed his five-perfect-innings outing against the Blue Jays on Friday with five scoreless innings against the Yankees in Thursday afternoon's 3-1 win at Yankee Stadium. New York threatened in the ninth, loading the bases with no outs against Sergio Romo, but Adam Kolarek came in and retired the next three batters in order to shut the door.… Read More
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Lowe’s first hits, RBIs lead Rays past Yanks

Brandon Lowe found himself flirting with Rays infamy -- having gone hitless in his first 19 Major League at-bats -- when he stepped to the plate in the second inning. Instead, the rookie turned the tables and got the party started in the Rays' 6-1 win over the Yankees on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. Lowe laced a pair of RBI singles for his first two hits and RBIs in the Majors, and Mallex Smith went deep as the Rays evened the series with the Yankees, who got a home run from Miguel Andujar but an ineffective start from Luis Cessa.… Read More
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Snell to be on pitch count again vs. Yanks

Blake Snell retired all 15 batters he faced in his start against Toronto on Friday night at Rogers Centre. Snell didn't get the chance to go for the perfect game, though. Rays manager Kevin Cash lifted the left-hander due to the fact that he was making just his second start since returning from the 10-day disabled list (left shoulder fatigue). Snell will be on a pitch count again Thursday afternoon when he starts against the Yankees in the finale of the three-game series at Yankee Stadium.… Read More
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Sternberg pleased with Rays’ direction

Stu Sternberg held court prior to Tuesday night's series opener at Yankee Stadium, and the overriding message from the Rays' principal owner is that he feels pretty good about the team and where it is headed.… Read More
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Chirinos a sweet relief for Rays in 1st MLB win

Jake Bauers had three RBIs, Ji-Man Choi hit his second home run with the Rays, Yonny Chirinos picked up his first Major League win and Tampa Bay moved to one game above .500 on Thursday night with a victory against the Orioles at Tropicana Field. Chirinos earned the win after holding Baltimore to one run during five innings of relief. Renato Nunez homered for the O's, and Joey Rickard finished 2-for-3 with a two-run triple.… Read More
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