ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 21:  Pitcher Nathan Karns #51 of the Tampa Bay Rays hands the ball to manager Joe Maddon #70 as  Maddon takes him off the mound during the sixth inning of a game against the Chicago White Sox on September 21, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Garcia 2 HRs, Leads Danks, White Sox Over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Avisail Garcia hit two home runs and John Danks took a no-hitter into the sixth inning Sunday as the Chicago White Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 10-5 in the […]

98.7 The Fan–09/21/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 20:  Nick Franklin #2 of the Tampa Bay Rays follows through as he hits a two-run home run in front of catcher Tyler Flowers #21 of the Chicago White Sox during the second inning of a game on September 20, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Franklin Powers Rays To 3-1 Win Over White Sox

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Nick Franklin hit his first home run with Tampa Bay and Chris Archer pitched shutout ball into the seventh inning, leading the Rays to a 3-1 victory over the Chicago […]

98.7 The Fan–09/20/2014

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Spotlight On: Rays SP Alex Cobb

With so much negativity in the sports world today sometimes it’s hard to remember that for every bad seed, there’s a dozen good, decent seeds that live life the right way and make a strong […]

98.7 The Fan–09/20/2014

File photo of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson (photo: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Top 5 Athletes Turned Actors

On Average, most athletes leave the game and quietly fade into the sunset… on the other hand, there are those who refuse to leave the spotlight and instead find themselves in front of the camera! […]

98.7 The Fan–09/18/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 17:  Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees scores in front of catcher Ryan Hanigan #24 of the Tampa Bay Rays on a sacrifice fly by Brett Gardner in the sixth inning of a game on September 17, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Jeter Ends Long Skid, Yankees Beat Rays 3-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter ended an 0-for-28 slump that was the second-worst of his career, and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday night. The retiring Yankees captain […]

98.7 The Fan–09/17/2014

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 16:  Sean Rodriguez #1 of the Tampa Bay Rays is restrained by umpire Rob Drake #30 and bench coach Dave Martinez #4 after the New York Yankees' and the Tampa Bay Rays' benches clear after pitcher David Phelps of the New York Yankees is ejected for a pitch to Kevin Kiermaier of the Tampa Bay Rays during the eighth inning of a game on September 16, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Rays Beat Yankees 6-1 as Jeter Gets Hit!!

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter was hit on the arm by a Steve Geltz pitch in the eighth inning of a 6-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday night, the fifth time a […]

09/16/2014

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Another 1-0 Victory For Rays As Zobrist Walks Off In The 9th

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ben Zobrist hit a game-ending single with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays over the New York Yankees 1-0 on Monday night. […]

98.7 The Fan–09/15/2014

File photo of the Black Eyed Peas. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Top 10 Worst Stadium Anthems

When you’re in their house, you have no choice bu to listen to their music… and when it’s bad, you have two choices: leave or suffer through it. Our list begins like so… 10 – […]

98.7 The Fan–09/11/2014

19 Oct 1998:  Pitcher David Wells #33 of the New York Yankees looks on during a workout for the 1998 World Series game against the San Diego Padres at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. Mandatory Credit: Todd Warshaw  /Allsport

Top 5 Sloppiest Athletes Of All Time

When we think of a professional athlete, we think of men and women in peak physical condition. Players like Michael Jordan, Adrian Peterson, LaVonte David, LeBron James, or Steven Stamkos. Why? Because the word athlete […]

98.7 The Fan–09/11/2014

Division Series - Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox - Game Two

A Look Ahead: The 2015 Tampa Bay Rays

The season is winding down. The Rays are all but out of post-season contention. With the players in house right now and on the horizon at Durham, here’s what I think next year could look […]

98.7 The Fan–09/11/2014

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