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Oakland A’s

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 05: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Houston Astros during the first inning at Coliseum on September 5, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Athletics Need Sonny Gray To Show Off Masterful Curveball

The Oakland A’s, bitten by the injury bug, need to lean on starting pitcher Sonny Gray even more than expected.


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Headlines on the Kirk & Dinger Morning Show-Sewage Problem at A’s Stadium

What could be better than a little laughter to go with your headlines? You know when Jim Lighthall starts out with a story about a sewage pipe problem at an MLB stadium, the roundtable discussion […]

98.7 The Fan–06/17/2013

Baltimore Orioles v Tampa Bay Rays

Rays Eliminated Despite 5-3 Win Over Orioles

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Bad news was waiting for Joe Maddon in the morning. The Tampa Bay Rays’ manager said he planned to hit the sack and sleep “like a baby” on Monday night, […]

CBS Tampa–10/02/2012

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Price Gets 20th Win as Rays Beat White Sox 6-2

CHICAGO (AP) — Manager Joe Maddon and the Tampa Rays have been down this road before. Almost out of the race for a playoff spot, yet fighting to the end. That approach worked a year […]

CBS Tampa–10/01/2012

Oakland Athletics v Tampa Bay Rays

McCarthy Helps Athletics Beat Rays Again, 4-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Brandon McCarthy pitched seven solid innings and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 on Saturday. McCarthy (7-5) allowed two runs and four hits while improving to 9-0, […]

CBS Tampa–08/25/2012

Oakland Athletics v Tampa Bay Rays

Athletics Slip Past Rays 5-4 – Thanks to Gomes

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jonny Gomes changed the game in a hurry for the Oakland Athletics. “That’s how close games are won, with a bloop and a blast,” Gomes said Friday night after his […]

CBS Tampa–08/25/2012

Oakland Athletics v Tampa Bay Rays

Cobb Pitches 4-hitter, Surging Rays beat A’s 5-0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The surging Tampa Bay Rays have discovered a simple formula: It’s hard to lose when you don’t give up any runs. Alex Cobb pitched a four-hitter for his first major […]

CBS Tampa–08/24/2012

Cleveland Indians v Oakland Athletics

Colon Out 50 games For Positive Test, Replacement to Face Rays Tonight

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — In the 2½ hours it took the Oakland Athletics to wrap up a series win against the Twins, Bartolo Colon’s belongings were removed from his locker and his nameplate taken down. […]

CBS Tampa–08/23/2012

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Rays Owner: Team’s Financials in ‘Untenable’ Situation

Tampa Bay owner Stuart Sternberg expressed his disappointment in the local support for the club, reiterating that the franchise’s future in the Tampa Bay area is in an untenable situation.


Oakland Athletics v Tampa Bay Rays

Rays Shutout, Cobb Falters

ST. PETERSBURG (CBS) The Oakland A’s played steady, efficient baseball Saturday night to grab the shutout win and snap Tampa Bay’s three-game win streak. The 8-0 loss for the Rays brings them to 59-53 on […]

CBS Sports Radio 1010–08/06/2011