Tampa Bay Rays Share Lead In AL East After Defeating Texas Rangers

August 17, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The Tampa Bay Rays now share the lead in the American League East with the New York Yankees after defeating the Texas Rangers 6-4 Monday night. The match up of David Price and Cliff Lee did not disappoint, and the late drama made this contest one that will be … Read more

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Brandon Morrow Loses No-Hit Bid In Ninth Inning

August 9, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell When Toronto Blue Jays starter Brandon Morrow took the mound against the Tampa Bay Rays, his goal was to help his team complete the three-game sweep of the division rival. He did just that as his one-hit complete game shutout lifted the Jays over the Rays 1-0. It was … Read more

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Matt Garza Throws First No-Hitter In Tampa Bay Rays History

July 27, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell After ending up on the wrong end of a great pitching performance time and time again, the Tampa Bay Rays were finally on the side of pitching history. Matt Garza threw the first no-hitter in Rays history as Tampa Bay defeated the Detroit Tigers 5-0. MLB odds had set … Read more

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Yankees Burnett Makes Early Exit In Loss To Tampa Bay Due To Injury

July 18, 2010 – By Scott New York Yankees pitcher A.J. Burnett got off to a bad start against Tampa Bay on Saturday afternoon. He gave up a two-run home run to Reid Brignac with two outs in the second inning which put the Rays ahead 3-0. After getting out of the inning, he did … Read more

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National League Breaks Losing Streak Against American League At 2010 MLB All Star Game

July 14, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The National League came into the 2010 MLB All Star game on a mission to break their 13-game losing streak to the American League.  A pitchers duel ensued, and the NL finally got over the hump by defeating the AL 3-1. The game began with all the usual pageantry, … Read more

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Tampa Bay Rays Survive Comeback, Beat Cleveland Indians In Extra Innings

July 12, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The Tampa Bay Rays finished the first half of the season on a good note by defeating the Cleveland Indians in Tampa 6-5 in 10 innings.  Jason Bartlett delivered with an RBI single to give the Rays the series victory. “It’s a nice way to walk off into the … Read more

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Joe Mauer, Albert Pujols Top Voting Results For 2010 MLB All Star Teams

July 5, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The 2010 Major League Baseball All Star rosters were announced Sunday, and it was revealed that Albert Pujols and Joe Mauer were the top vote-getters for the National League and American League respectively.  The closest margin of victory was at third base between David Wright and Placido Polanco, with … Read more

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Tampa Bay Rays Edge Minnesota Twins In 10 Innings

July 2, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The Tampa Bay Rays edged the Minnesota Twins 5-4 in 10 innings Thursday night to keep pace with the New York Yankees, who avoided a sweep by the Seattle Mariners. Carl Crawford made a late argument for his place in left field on the American League All-Star team.  Playing … Read more

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Evan Longoria, B.J. Upton Involved In Dugout Confrontation In Tampa Bay Rays Loss To Arizona Diamondbacks

June 28, 2010- By Jonathan Lowell The Tampa Bay Rays ended a frustrating weekend with a 2-1 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday.  The Rays dropped 2-3 to the D’backs in their weekend series, and the team had star players at odds after the game. Evan Longoria and B.J. Upton were seen standing nose to … Read more

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