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Joe Maddon A Believer In September Roster Limits 

Rays Manager Joe Maddon joins Angels Manager Mike Scioscia in stating desire to limit the number of active players when rosters expand in September.

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Matt Joyce Delivers Walk Off Single, Rays Win 4-3

The Tampa Bay Rays needed 10 innings but Matt Joyce delivered his second career walk off hit leading the Rays to a 4-3 victory and series split with Boston.

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Tampa Bay Rays Extend Agreement With Durham Bulls

The Tampa Bay Rays have extended their player development agreement with the Durham Bulls through the 2018 season.

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Steve Geltz Overcomes Adversity To Get Back To Big Leagues

Steve Geltz made the big leagues with the Angels in 2012 after not being drafted. Had to overcome 50-game suspension to get back to bigs with Rays.

Alex Cobb hopes to win a rotation spot in 2013

Rays Shutout For 16th Time, Fall To Sox 3-0

The Tampa Bay Rays were shutout for the 16th time this season falling to the Boston Red Sox by a final score of 3-0.

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Odorizzi & Rays Rebound To Handily Defeat Red Sox  7-0

Odorizzi Leads Rays To Victory Over Red Sox The Tampa Bay Rays ended their two game losing streak by defeating the Boston Red Sox by a final score of 7-0. The victory improves the Rays to four games under

Yunel Escobar Resized

Joe Maddon Discusses Yunel Escobar’s Day Off

Yunel Escobar has made three errors in the past two games. With the Rays in the middle of 20 straight games he decided to give Escobar a night off.

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Alex Cobb Will Not Succumb To End Of Season Letdown

Alex Cobb will not allow himself to suffer a September letdown. He understands the challenge presented but listens to his body not the calender.

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The Ugly Numbers For Chris Archer Against The Red Sox

Archie’s Struggles Against Boston Continue Chris Archer has had off the field disagreements with David Ortiz (HERE & HERE ) over Ortiz’s demonstrative celebration after hitting home runs and Archie himself has been guilty of getting fired up  and showing

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Rays Dig Early Eight Run Hole, Fall To Red Sox 8-4

The Tampa Bay Rays committed three errors and Mookie Betts hit his first career grand slam leading the Boston Red Sox to an 8-4 victory.