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6 MLB All-Stars That You May Not Know

Here are 6 MLB All-Stars that you may not know.


BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.


Tampa Bay Rays (91-72)

Cobb, Rodriguez Key Rays 11-Inning Win Over As

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Sean Rodriguez hit a three-run home run with two out in the 11th inning Thursday to lift the Tampa Bay Rays to a 5-2 victory over the Oakland Athletics. Rodriguez’s […]

98.7 The Fan–05/22/2014

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Toughest Roadie of the Year for the Rays

The Rays wake up this morning with the smell of the 70′s in their hotel rooms in Seattle. In the shadow of the Space Needle and with the feel of grunge the Rays are stuck […]

98.7 The Fan–05/12/2014

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Rays Bats Go To Sleep As The A’s Finish Off The Sweep 5-1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Coco Crisp and Stephen Vogt homered, A.J. Griffin struck out seven in seven innings, and the Oakland Athletics completed a three-game sweep of fellow playoff contender Tampa Bay with a 5-1 […]

98.7 The Fan–09/01/2013

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 31: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics slides past Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays into third base with a triple in the six inning at Coliseum on August 31, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Athletics Slip Past Rays 2-1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Coco Crisp had three hits, including a home run, and drove in two runs, Sonny Gray threw 6 2-3 stellar innings, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 2-1 […]

98.7 The Fan–09/01/2013

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Rays Lose To A’s, Now Sit In The 2nd Wild Card Spot

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Fan favorite Kurt Suzuki greeted his old fans with a three-run homer in his first game back at the Coliseum with Oakland since being traded away last August, Jed Lowrie hit […]

98.7 The Fan–08/31/2013

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A.J. Griffin Part Of Athletics’ Young, High-Potential Starting Pitching

If the A’s are going to make the playoffs again, it will be on the strength of their pitching. A.J. Griffin will be a big part of that.


Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim v Tampa Bay Rays

Price Fans 12 to Lead Rays to 7-2 Win Over A’s

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The more David Price pitches, the more his 2010 performance looks less like a fluke. Price, the AL starter in last season’s All-Star game, struck out 12 over eight strong […]

CBS Tampa–05/05/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Seattle Mariners

Good Ending on the Road

Oakland (CBS) The Tampa Bay Rays haven’t had the road trip they had hoped for, but Sunday’s win was a dominant one that displayed why this team is ready to make strides to remain in […]

CBS Sports 1010–07/31/2011