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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning have gone from trade-deadline sellers to playoff contenders.
Ryan Malone scored 1:58 into overtime as the Lightning overcame a two-goal deficit to defeat the Eastern Conference-leading New York Rangers 4-3 on Friday night.