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Chris Archer

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Archer Pitches 5-Hitter, Rays Blank Astros

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Chris Archer pitched a five-hitter for his first complete game in the majors and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Houston Astros 5-0 Sunday. Archer (4-3) struck out eight […]

98.7 The Fan–07/14/2013

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Rays Report: The Rays Keep Rolling Behind Chris Archer’s Solid Start

Every day, baseball expert Rich Herrera gives you the news and notes of the Tampa Bay Rays. Check back for scores, game recaps, player news and more. Tune into 98.7 The Fan every weekday from […]

98.7 The Fan–07/10/2013

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Joyce, Johnson lead streaking Rays past Twins

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Chris Archer pitched six strong innings, while Matt Joyce and Kelly Johnson drove in two runs apiece to help the surging Tampa Bay Rays extend their winning streak to a […]

98.7 The Fan–07/09/2013

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(AUDIO) Rays Report: Chris Archer Pitches Well, Rays Beat the Yankees 3-1

Every day, baseball expert Rich Herrera gives you the news and notes of the Tampa Bay Rays. Check back for scores, game recaps, player news and more. Tune into 98.7 The Fan every weekday from […]

98.7 The Fan–06/24/2013

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Loney’s Single Lifts Rays Over Yankees 3-1

RICK FREEMAN,AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) — James Loney hit a tiebreaking two-run single with two outs in the seventh inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Sunday. […]

98.7 The Fan–06/23/2013

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Rays Beat Red Sox 13-3, End 4-game Skid

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon knows that even after a much-needed victory, his team still has an uphill battle to make the AL playoffs. Desmond Jennings hit a two-run […]

CBS Tampa–09/20/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Baltimore Orioles

Punchless Rays Lose 3-2 to Orioles in 14 Innings

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Rays are beginning to feel the burden of trying to win in the AL East without an offense equal to that of the other contenders in the division. Tampa Bay’s 3-2 […]

CBS Tampa–09/13/2012

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Archer Fills in Nicely But Rays Lose to Rangers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — After beating the Texas Rangers in 11 innings the night before, the Tampa Bay Rays got a quick taste of the other side of the equation Saturday night. “The razor-thin […]

CBS Tampa–09/09/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Kansas City Royals

Chen Goes 7 Innings as Royals Pound Rays 8-2

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City is doing to the Tampa Bay Rays precisely what the St. Louis Cardinals did to the Royals over the weekend. Bruce Chen gave the Royals strong pitching for […]

CBS Tampa–06/27/2012

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Who Should Replace Jeff Niemann?

Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeff Niemann was placed on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday and is said to be out 4-6 weeks after being struck by a ball in the first inning of his […]

CBS Tampa–05/16/2012

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