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7/25/2014 | Myers takes first swings since injuring wrist

Rays outfielder Wil Myers has started swinging a bat for the first time since fracturing his right wrist against the Red Sox in late May.


7/25/2014 | Peralta improving after battling illness since break

Rays reliever Joel Peralta is feeling better after dealing with an illness since returning from a trip home to the Dominican Republic during the All-Star break.


7/24/2014 | Unlikely duo injecting life into resurgent Rays

Scouting reports never lie. But sometimes they don't tell the whole truth. Particularly when heart and hustle enter the equation. According to the scoop, Kevin Kiermaier and Brandon Guyer were works in progress.


7/24/2014 | Red Sox, Rays bring aces to the table in AL East clash

With the non-waiver Trade Deadline looming, two of the best pitchers in the American League square off on Friday with their disappointing teams trying to fight their way into the playoff picture. Tampa Bay ace David Price, a potential AL Cy Young candidate, faces off against Boston's Jon Lester at Tropicana Field.


7/23/2014 | Escobar ejected after arguing called third strike

Rays shortstop Yunel Escobar started toward first base assuming a walk Wednesday night against St. Louis, but instead watched his night come to an end for arguing a called third strike.


7/23/2014 | Cobb notches first big league hit with RBI double

Rays starter Alex Cobb sent a fastball down the first-base line Wednesday and jogged into second base for his first Major League hit.


7/23/2014 | Maddon sets rotation for Red Sox series

The Rays' rotation for their weekend series against Boston has been set. Due to the All-Star break and an abundance of off-days, the weekend's starters had been uncertain until Rays manager Joe Maddon laid out the team's plan Wednesday in St. Louis.


7/23/2014 | Rays aware of playoff positioning, trade talk

As the non-waiver Trade Deadline fast approaches, there is no escaping the chatter and speculation for the Rays. Tampa Bay holds the top pitching commodity in left-hander David Price, and with the Rays' recent play, they have a dilemma, too.


7/23/2014 | Cobb dominates as Rays finish perfect road swing

Alex Cobb has said that he continues to search for the groove with which he enjoyed much success last season. The right-hander appeared to have settled in Wednesday night, as he capped a perfect five-game road trip for the Rays, providing offense while outdueling the Cards Lance Lynn for a 3-0 win in front of 43,564 at Busch Stadium.


7/23/2014 | Maturing Lynn faces test in cooling red-hot Rays

In the finale of a two-game series at Busch Stadium, the Rays will start Alex Cobb in their bid for a seventh straight victory, while the Cardinals will counter with Lance Lynn.


7/23/2014 | Longoria homers to set Rays' RBI record

Evan Longoria continued to make Rays history Tuesday night, when he sent a ninth-inning pitch over the left-field wall at Busch Stadium.


7/23/2014 | Rays no strangers to dramatic turnarounds

Funny thing is, some of us thought this was the season the Rays wouldn't need any late-season magic to make the postseason. But if there's a team accustomed to this kind of stuff, this is it.


7/22/2014 | Surging Rays roll past Cards for sixth straight win

Rays starter Jake Odorizzi outperformed Cardinals All-Star starter Adam Wainwright in Tampa Bay's 7-2 victory at Busch Stadium. It wasn't so long ago, on June 10, that Wainwright defeated Odorizzi in St. Petersburg, Fla., sending the Rays flailing to a season-worst 18 games below .500.


7/22/2014 | Cardinals lose challenge, but benefit after all

A challenge not won by Cardinals manager Mike Matheny worked in the Cards' favor on Tuesday night, when Matt Holliday followed a contested foul ball in the sixth inning with a 424-foot solo homer to pull the Cardinals to within four runs of the Rays.


7/22/2014 | Small ball, big moment for Odorizzi in St. Louis

When Jake Odorizzi stepped to the plate against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium on Tuesday night, it marked a special moment. For one, he did so in front of hundreds of family and friends, who made the near-30-minute trek from his hometown of Highland, Ill., to watch him. For another, it was his first Major League plate appearance.


7/22/2014 | Sunday funday: Price watches Busch game as fan

David Price hadn't watched a game from the stands since he was a teenager until he and some of his teammates walked into Busch Stadium on Sunday night in St. Louis.


7/22/2014 | Maddon: Early ejection a misunderstanding

Rays manager Joe Maddon's night came to an end quickly Tuesday, when he was ejected during the third inning of the Rays' 7-2 win over the Cardinals in unique fashion.


7/22/2014 | Rays place ill Peralta on DL, recall Beliveau

Rays reliever Joel Peralta was placed on the disabled list Tuesday as he continues to battle joint pain and aches stemming from a mosquito bite. Jeff Beliveau joined the club Tuesday for his fifth stint in the Majors this season.


7/22/2014 | Rookie Kiermaier earns Heart and Hustle honor

When Kevin Kiermaier was intentionally walked Sunday in Minnesota, the Rays rookie didn't walk but rather hustled down the first-base line. "Hey, man, it's called a walk for a reason," teammates told him. That moment is one of several reasons Kiermaier has been named the Rays' recipient of this year's Heart and Hustle Award.


7/21/2014 | Former top pick Beckham healthy, makes season debut

Shortstop Tim Beckham, the top selection in the 2008 Draft, returned from a knee injury to play for the first time this season, as the designated hitter for the Rookie-level Rays on Monday night.


7/21/2014 | Peralta likely to be sidelined with flu-like symptoms

Rays reliever Joel Peralta believes he's headed to the disabled list for the first time in his career due to symptoms that resemble those of the Chikungunya virus.


7/21/2014 | Odorizzi set for return to Busch, this time on the mound

Jake Odorizzi grew up in Highland, Ill., and like everyone he knew, he rooted for the Cardinals. On Tuesday, Odorizzi's family and friends, who "could be anywhere from 100 to 500," will look on as he gets the ball in Tampa Bay's series opener against the Cards, his first career start in St. Louis.


7/20/2014 | Twelve teams to receive supplemental '15 Draft picks

Major League Baseball's version of the Draft lottery doesn't attract nearly as much attention as its NBA and NHL counterparts, mostly because baseball's top picks aren't determined randomly like they are in the other sports. But for 12 big league clubs, the Competitive Balance Lottery will provide them with a valuable extra selection in 2015.


7/20/2014 | Longo sets franchise 2B record, ties RBI mark

Evan Longoria claimed a piece of the Rays' record book on Sunday when he passed former Tampa Bay outfielder Carl Crawford for the club's career doubles record with 216 and tied Crawford's career RBI record at 592.


7/20/2014 | Waino, Odorizzi set for rematch of duel in opener

Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright will square off against Tampa Bay rookie Jake Odorizzi, just as they did in the clubs' first meeting of 2014 at Tropicana Field.




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