Young Rays win 90, raise expectations for 2019

Baseball 10/01/18, 20:22

Thanks to an infusion of young talent, the Tampa Bay Rays overcame a slow start to win 90 games and spawn lofty expectations for next season.What was supposed to a rebuilding year for the Rays, who trimmed payroll in the winter and purged the roster again, might have been even ...

Rays use bullpen to beat Blue Jays 9-4 for 90th win

Baseball 09/30/18, 22:00

The Tampa Bay Rays found success with a new pitching formula.Ryan Yarbrough got his rookie-leading 16th win and the Rays turned another bullpen game into their 90th victory, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 9-4 on Sunday.The Rays (90-72) went to the unconventional plan of using relievers to open games in ...

Rays, but not Snell, beat Blue Jays 4-3

Baseball 09/29/18, 21:06

C.J. Cron and Austin Meadows homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-3 on Saturday night, though Blake Snell failed to win his 10th straight start.Snell gave up a run in the first inning and left after five with the score tied at 1. He gave ...

Grichuk’s 3-run triple rallies Blue Jays past Rays 7-6

Baseball 09/28/18, 23:21

Randal Grichuk hit a pinch-hit, three-run triple and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-6 Friday night.Jon Berti, playing in his second big-league game after eight years in the minors, had a two-run double for his first career RBIs that tied the score 4-4 in ...

Tanaka struggles in Yankees’ 8-7 loss to Rays

Baseball 09/26/18, 23:22

Masahiro Tanaka gave up four runs and six hits over four-plus innings in his final start before the playoffs in the New York Yankees' 8-7 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night.New York started play with a 2 ½-game lead over Oakland to host next Wednesday's AL wild-card ...

Sanchez, Severino rebound ahead of playoffs, Yanks top Rays

Baseball 09/25/18, 23:00

Struggling Gary Sanchez drove in four runs for the first time since early April, Luis Severino won his 19th game and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 9-2 on Tuesday night to keep up their push for home-field advantage in the AL wild-card game.Sanchez had been 10 ...

Aaron Hicks hurts hamstring as Yankees beat Rays 4-1

Baseball 09/24/18, 22:49

Aaron Hicks injured his left hamstring running up the first-base line in the Yankees' 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night, another concern for New York heading into next week's AL wild-card game.Hicks' 11th-inning double on Saturday drove Didi Gregorius with the run that clinched a postseason ...

Athletics clinch playoff berth with Rays’ loss to Yankees

Baseball 09/24/18, 22:49

The Oakland Athletics have clinched their first playoff berth in four years, earning at least an American League wild card when the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the New York Yankees.Following three straight last-place finishes in the AL West, the A's found out just a couple of minutes after the ...

Gurriels are 1st brothers with multiple homers on same day

Football 09/21/18, 23:26

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. and his older brother, Yuli, have become the first brothers in major league history to have multihomer games on the same day.Toronto's Lourdes Gurriel homered in the first and fourth innings Friday night in the Blue Jays' 11-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. He also became ...

Pham homers twice for late-surging Rays in 9-3 win at Texas

Sports 09/19/18, 22:19

Before slipping into the baby costume that was part of rookie dress-up travel day for the late-surging Tampa Bay Rays, Ryan Yarbrough broke a record that had stood since the team's first season 20 years ago.And Tommy Pham homered twice for the still playoff-hopeful Rays in another win for another ...

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