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Countdown to Opening Day: Boston Red Sox

John Farrell took over as manager of the Red Sox in 2013 and transformed a last place team into World Series champions in a matter of one season.  Last year the Sox found themselves back in the basement, and

Evan Longoria

Countdown to Opening Day: Tampa Bay Rays

You would be hard pressed to find a team that has lost as many pieces as the Tampa Bay Rays over the past year or so.  It all started right before the trade deadline.  David Price, arguably the best

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Countdown to Opening Day: Toronto Blue Jays

“Touch ‘em all, Joe!  You’ll never hit a bigger home run in your life!” That legendary call in the 1993 World Series is the last time the Toronto Blue Jays were in the playoffs.  With the Kansas City Royals

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Countdown to Opening Day: New York Yankees

The New York Yankees come into 2015 beginning a new chapter.  The book is closed on the legends of Yankee past and an unknown terrain lies ahead.  All-time saves leader Mariano Rivera called it quits after 2013, but it

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Countdown to Opening Day: Baltimore Orioles

Last season the Baltimore Orioles ran away with the AL East before becoming casualties of the magical Kansas City Royals playoff run.  The Orioles won their division by a comfortable 12 games, but can they repeat as American League East

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Is Evan Longoria Still The Top Third Baseman In The AL East?

Evan Longoria had established himself as the best third basemen in the AL East, but with two teams upgrading at the position he might not be any longer.

Baltimore Orioles' Ryan Flaherty, Chris Davis and Zach Britton, from left, high-five teammates after beating the Rays last night

The Orioles Are Where The Rays Should Be

Baltimore – Sitting on a comfortable August night at Oriole Park and watching Baltimore beat TampaBay 4-2 to win their 75th game of the season there is something wrong with this picture. Wasn’t this supposed to be the Rays leading the

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Podcast: Tampa Bay Rays Post-Game Recap

The Tampa Bay Rays are the hottest team in baseball as they have now won nine games in a row. Tampa Bay now looks for a three-game sweep of arch rival Boston tomorrow afternoon at Tropicana Field. Host Robert

Matt Joyce

Ray Of Hope: Can Tampa Bay Turn Things Around in 2014?

As of July 1st, the Tampa Bay Rays have struggled mightily this season. The Rays are currently in sole possession of last place in the A.L. East division with a record of 36-49 and have the second worst winning

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The Orioles Machado out for the opener

According to CBS Sports, Orioles All-Star third baseman Manny Machado hasn’t been able to run for five days and is going to miss his previously (albeit tentatively) scheduled re-evaluation appointment for this coming Tuesday. He is dealing with scar tissue and soreness