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(AUDIO) A Rabid Rangers Reunion-Josh Hamilton Returns

America is, by and large, a forgiving nation. Cheat on your spouse? No problem, Bill Clinton. Flagrant drug problem? All’s forgiven, Charlie Sheen and the majority of Hollywood’s youth. But what about in sports? We’ll say, […]

98.7 The Fan–04/08/2013

2012 Rock On The Range - Day 2

(Audio) Theory Of A Deadman

Dinger has a Canadian bromance going with Dean Back, the bassist from Theory of a Deadman! Kirk and Dinger had an opportunity to talk with Dean today who is on tour… Check out the AUDIO […]

98.7 The Fan–11/08/2012

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Upton Hits 3 Home Runs, Shields Stellar As Rays Beat Rangers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — B.J. Upton’s power display overshadowed a tremendous pitching performance by teammate James Shields. Upton hit three home runs, Shields threw a two-hitter and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Texas […]

CBS Tampa–09/09/2012

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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

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Zobrist’s Homer in 11th Give Rays Win Over Rangers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — In another time or situation, Ben Zobrist might have dropped down a bunt. Instead manager Joe Maddon told the Rays shortstop to swing away, and Zobrist delivered a two-run walk-off […]

CBS Tampa–09/08/2012

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Longoria Homers Twice to Help Rays Top Rangers 8-4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tampa Bay’s offense has sputtered at times this season. For some reason, though, the Rays haven’t had any problems figuring out All-Star Matt Harrison. Evan Longoria homered twice, Tampa Bay roughed […]

CBS Tampa–08/30/2012

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Shields Solid for 7 vs. Texas, Not Enough for Rays

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Except for one pitch, Tampa Bay starter James Shields couldn’t have done any better against the Texas Rangers. For the offensively challenged Rays against Yu Darvish, that was still too much […]

CBS Tampa–08/29/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Texas Rangers

Price Struggles Again Against Rangers, Falls 6-5

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — David Price’s stretch of dominant starting pitching found a dead end against perhaps the game’s hottest hitter. Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre was 3 for 3 with a home run and […]

CBS Tampa–08/28/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Texas Rangers

Price Beats Rangers For First Time, Rays Take Series With Win 5-2

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — It took 10 starts for David Price to earn a win against Texas — and nearly a month for the Rangers to lose a series this season. Price beat Texas for […]

CBS Tampa–04/30/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Texas Rangers

Longoria Has 4 RBIs As Rays Beat Rangers 8-4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tampa Bay came out swinging against their postseason nemesis. Evan Longoria homered to key a four-run first inning and the Rays won their sixth straight game, beating the Texas Rangers 8-4 […]

CBS Tampa–04/28/2012