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Big and little Bucs fans. (Photo credit: Barbara Ann Kelley)

Best Weekend Things To Do In Tampa Bay: Bulls, Concerts, Beer & Rays

We’ve got the scoop on the events that are guaranteed to help you blow off your work week stress. There’s something for everyone this weekend.

CBS Tampa–09/21/2012

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St. Petersburg Mayor Wants Tampa To Pay For RNC Security

St. Petersburg mayor Bill Foster wants Tampa to cover the costs for a Republican National Convention event held in his city. Although the convention will be based in Tampa, the welcome party will be taking […]

CBS Tampa–07/26/2012

Quarterback of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Josh Freeman throws a pass against the Atlanta Falcons. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Top 10 Listener “Hate” Rants

On Friday afternoon’s Commish, guest-host Rich Herrera took an hour to let listeners call or text the show to vent about what has been nagging at them. Tampa Bays sports franchises were not spared. We […]


Aeriel view of Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Bullet Fell From Dome’s Roof, Struck Fan During Rays Game

A fan at a Tampa Bay Rays baseball game was hit by a falling bullet.

CBS Tampa–06/27/2012

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Best Tampa Bay Party Concerts In June

Country music superstars Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw kick off the June concerts followed by a Latino Music Fiesta, even Def Leppard and Poison will be banging the concert tunes out in Tampa during June. Here’s our list of the best June party concerts coming to the bay area.

CBS Tampa–04/19/2012

Home of the Tampa Bay Rays. Tropicana Field. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Rays First Summer Concert Has 3 Bands

The Tampa Bay Rays have announced the first post-game concert of their summer concert series at Tropicana Field and it’s a triple header concert!

CBS Tampa–03/08/2012

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Mild Lower Abdominal Strain Slows Rays’ Matt Moore

The Tampa Bay Rays say a mild lower abdominal strain that’s slowed prized pitching prospect Matt Moore in spring training is not a major concern.

CBS Tampa–02/29/2012

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Best Opening Weekend Fun With The Florida Grapefruit League

It’s such an American sign of spring: millions of baseball fans altering their lives to watch their teams train in Florida in March. Whether your heart belongs to the Tampa Bay Rays, the New York Yankees or the Philadelphia Phillies, learn your team with this guide to the Florida Grapefruit League.


The Rays new mascot DJ Kitty from his Twitter account @RaysDJKitty. The new mascot with be at Saturday's Rays Fan Fest (Photo Credit: Tampa Bay Rays)

Rays Have a Cat as a New Mascot

There’s a band new cat in town and he’s going to be a mascot for the Tampa Bay Rays starting this season.

CBS Tampa–02/16/2012

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Late TD Lifts West to 24-17 win in Shrine Game at Trop

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Thankful for another opportunity to bolster his resume for pro scouts, Lennon Creer made the most of his experience in the East-West Shrine game.

The Louisiana Tech running back scored on a 9-yard run with 47 seconds remaining Saturday and earned the offensive MVP award for lifting the West to a 24-17 victory.

CBS Tampa–01/21/2012