Tampa Bay Rays Win Crazy Playoff-Style Game, Take Over First In AL East

David Price

Nuts. That’s the only way to describe the final inning and a half in the Tampa Bay Rays‘ 2-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Monday night, a makeup game of their July 25 rainout. David Price was again on target, […]

James Loney Comes Through As Tampa Bay Rays Take Over First Place In AL East

James Loney Gets Congratulations For 3-Run Homer

Thank god for James Loney. His late RBI single and three-run homer ended up being key as the Tampa Bay Rays held on to defeat the New York Yankees 10-6 Friday night. Coupled with the Boston Red Sox‘ 6-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles, the Rays now […]

Efficient David Price Has Tampa Bay Rays Again Knocking On AL East Door

David Price

Coming off Tuesday night’s disappointing loss — their first setback in six games — the Tampa Bay Rays had two choices: point fingers or realize it’s just one game and move on. They wisely chose the latter, something Wednesday night’s […]

Matt Moore Dominates As Tampa Bay Rays Inch Closer To AL East Lead

Matt Moore Celebrates First Career Complete Game Shutout

Forget the past. Right now, the Tampa Bay Rays are baseball’s hottest team, evidenced by Monday night’s 3-0 win over the (barely) AL East-leading Boston Red Sox. Starting pitching has led the way for the Rays, with David Price, Chris […]

Tampa Bay Rays Show Resiliency In Win

Tampa Bay Rays Celebrate

Winners never quit, and quitters never win. The Tampa Bay Rays are proof of that, rallying back from an early 4-1 deficit to defeat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-5 on Friday night. Rays starting pitcher David Price had a rough third […]

2013 MLB All-Star Game: Jim Leyland Shows True Colors By Not Using Ben Zobrist

Ben Zobrist

When it comes to All-Star games, there are sure to be controversial moments. The 2013 edition was no different in that regard, as AL/Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland failed to use Tampa Bay Rays utility man Ben Zobrist. Now, most people […]

Dominant Chris Archer Sends Tampa Bay Rays Into All-Star Break Scorching Hot

Chris Archer Celebrates After Tossing Complete Game Shutout

What a difference three weeks can make. On June 22, the Tampa Bay Rays were floundering around in last place, and their usually reliable pitching staff couldn’t seem to get anyone out. Now let’s fast forward to Sunday afternoon. Rookie […]

Tampa Bay Rays Get Just Enough As Win Streak Reaches Seven

Kelly Johnson

When teams are  on a roll, it’s difficult to stop them. The Tampa Bay Rays proved that on Wednesday night, beating the Minnesota Twins 4-3 in 13 innings. That brought their current win streak to seven games, and they’ve now […]

Tampa Bay Rays Get Timely Hitting In Win Over Minnesota Twins

Matt Joyce

Historically, the Tampa Bay Rays have had trouble collecting hits when it mattered most. But this season’s been a little different, as evidenced in Tuesday night’s 4-1 win over the Minnesota Twins. After three innings, the Rays had one hit […]

Matt Moore Is Tampa Bay Rays’ Biggest MLB All-Star Snub

Matt Moore

The Tampa Bay Rays are finally clicking on all cylinders and as a result, they sit tied with the Baltimore Orioles for second place in the brutal American League East division. Much of the team’s success in 2013 can be […]

Evan Longoria’s Big Night Keys Tampa Bay Rays Win

Evan Longoria

Evan Longoria was an incredibly tough out for the New York Yankees Thursday night. He provided three of the Tampa Bay Rays eight runs, keying their 8-3 win. Longoria had two solo homers and collected his 500th career RBI on […]

Offense Again Non-Existent For Tampa Bay Rays in Game 2 Loss

Evan Longoria

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: the Tampa Bay Rays failed to hit, especially with runners in scoring position, during Tuesday night’s 3-1 loss to the Boston Red Sox. They collected three hits early, including a leadoff single from […]