| Sep 21, 2013
| 7:19 AM
ST. PETERSBURG - They broke out the rally caps in the 17th inning, but those didn't work, so the props from their post-victory dance parties began to show up in the 18th inning.
The Chewbacca mask, favored by Luke Scott. The Gene Simmons mask and the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:45 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – It started out as a must-win.
It eventually became a must-end.
On Friday night (and Saturday morning), the Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays combined for the longest game, time-wise, in both franchises’ histories, a six...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:33 PM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — With his offense failing to score more than three runs in four of the previous five games, Orioles manager Buck Showalter shuffled his lineup rather drastically on Friday against the Tampa Bay Rays and their ace, lefty David...
| Aug 21, 2013
The steady stream of fans rapidly heading toward the exits of Camden Yards in the ninth inning of the Orioles' 7-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night signaled that they had seen enough.
A one-run game quickly spiraled into a five-run deficit for...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 9:56 PM
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Little League Baseball—World Series, Noon and 3 p.m. (ESPN), 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer—UEFA Champions League, Maribor at Plzen, 1:30 p.m. (FXSP); UEFA Champions League, AC...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:02 PM
NEW YORK - Jeremy Hellickson confounded hitters with off-speed pitches for six innings, and the Tampa Bay Rays continued their surge with a 10-6 victory over the New York Yankees Friday night at Yankee Stadium that lifted them into sole possession of...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:49 PM
While managers have different preferences about using "small ball," it strikes me that the White Sox rarely use sacrifice bunts in games where one run can make the difference. Is this a strategical decision or are they just bad bunters? -- Bob Dunn;...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:29 AM
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. In five of Kyle Gibson's six innings Tuesday, he pitched like the future maestro the Twins believe him to be. In his other inning, he pitched like the rookie he still is.
Waiting is the hardest part.
Maybe because he's noticed how...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Go watch the video of Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb being hit on the head by a shot off the bat of the Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer, ball meeting skull sounding like a cantaloupe dropped on a sidewalk.
Go watch the clip of Toronto Blue Jays hurler...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Despite a rocky initial outing testing his low three-quarters arm slot in Tuesday’s intrasquad game, right-hander Daniel McCutchen said he’s ready to experiment with his new delivery in a Grapefruit League game.
McCutchen, a non-roster...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman struggled with his control early, but recovered well in 2 2/3 innings of work in his first career spring training start on Thursday afternoon against the Tampa Bay Rays at Ed Smith Stadium.
Gausman, the No. 4...