Tampa Bay Rays
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By: Mike Fitzpatrick AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) Logan Forsythe hit a tiebreaking single with two outs in the 12th inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 4-3 Monday night […]
A.J. Pierzynski hit an RBI triple in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox _ on their fourth manager of the night following a string of ejections _ beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Friday in the latest testy game between the teams on a wild evening at Fenway Park.
Masahiro Tanaka extended his regular-season unbeaten streak to 40 starts, and Mark Teixeira homered and drove in three runs to help the Yankees rally past the Tampa Bay Rays 9-3 Saturday and end a season-high, three-game losing streak.
Shane Victorino had four hits and his first two RBIs of the season, John Lackey pitched eight strong innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the slumping Tampa Bay Rays 7-4 on a chilly Tuesday night.
Wil Myers gives the Rays legitimate power in the middle of the batting order.
Shane Victorino’s infield single snapped a seventh-inning tie and journeyman Craig Breslow gave Boston a huge boost out of the bullpen, sending the Red Sox into the AL championship series with a 3-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.
Evan Longoria woke up feeling much better about Tampa Bay’s chances of rebounding against the Boston Red Sox.
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell waited until all of his players safely made it out of a simulated game on Wednesday before confirming what he’d only hinted at before: Left-hander Jon Lester will start Game 1 of the AL division series.
Mike Carp connected for a pinch-hit grand slam in the 10th inning and the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 on Wednesday night.