1. Carl Crawford Hitless Against Former Team Tampa Bay Rays in 4-0 Win Over Red Sox

    Carl Crawford had a dismal performance in his first trip back to Tampa Bay as a member of the Boston Red Sox . Crawford went 0-for-3 against James Shields as the Rays defeated the Red Sox 4-0, snapping Boston’s nine-game winning streak...

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  2. Carl Crawford Greeted by Boos, Cheers and a Standing Ovation in Return to Tampa

    Carl Crawford took the field at Tropicana Field for the first time as a member of the Boston Red Sox . As he approached the plate there were a mixture of cheers, standing ovations, and boos for the former Rays All-Star...

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  3. Jim Tressel Resigns: 5 Reasons Urban Meyer Should Not Coach the Buckeyes

    Urban Meyer is the most popular candidate to replace Jim Tressel as the head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes. According to reports , Jim Tressel has resigned as head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes...

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  4. Jeremy Hellickson: Rays Pitcher Is Definitely an AL Rookie of the Year Candidate

    Jeremy Hellickson took the mound Sunday afternoon for the Tampa Bay Rays against the Cleveland Indians and displayed why he should be the American League Rookie of the Year...

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  5. Tampa Bay Rays: Defense Is Their Ticket to the Postseason

    If defense wins championships, the Tampa Bay Rays will be hanging another banner after this season. The Rays came into Sunday’s game tied with the Philadelphia Phillies for the best fielding percentage (...

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  6. Sam Fuld: Tampa Bay Rays Outfielder Is Hitless Since Joining Twitter

    Sam Fuld came as a much-needed spark following a dismal start by the defending AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays . The relatively unknown outfielder came to the Rays as part of the trade for Matt Garza...

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  7. David Price: Tampa Bay Rays Only Hope to Win AL East Is If He Wins 20 Games

    David Price is going to have to win 20 games if the Tampa Bay Rays have any aspirations to repeat as AL East Champions. In Friday night’s 8-5 loss to the Los Angeles Angels , he got put to the test and fell short—very short...

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  8. David Price and the Young Guns: Rays Homegrown Rotation Among the Best

    The Tampa Bay Rays' starting rotation has remained strong despite the turnover of a lot of key members of the team. The Rays' rotation is still among the best in baseball and will keep them competitive for years to come...

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  9. Ben Zobrist's Historic 10 RBI Day Extends Tampa Bay Rays' Winning Streak to Five

    Ben Zobrist was given the nickname "Zorilla" by Joe Maddon. His performance in the Tampa Bay Rays doubleheader on Thursday against the Minnesota Twins gave credibility to the name...

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  10. Manny Ramirez, Barry Bonds and the MLB All-Steroid Team

    Manny Ramirez is no longer a member of the Tampa Bay Rays . He decided to retire rather than face a suspension of 100 games for his second positive drug test...

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  11. Sam Fuld Impressive as Tampa Bay Rays Demolish Boston Red Sox

    Sam Fuld is a Durham, N.H. native and alumnus of Exeter Academy. On Monday night, he made his first career visit to Fenway Park as a member of the Tampa Bay Rays . The Rays got their second win of the season by defeating the Red Sox 16-5...

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  12. Manny Ramirez: Tampa Bay Rays Finally Win as 1-Hit Blunder Retires

    Manny Ramirez has decided to retire from professional baseball amid speculation of a second positive drug test...

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  13. Boston Red Sox Lose Again: If Only Adrian Gonzalez Could Pitch

    Daisuke Matsuzaka hasn't won a game for the Boston Red Sox in a long time. In his first start of the 2011 season, the Red Sox were defeated Wednesday night by the Cleveland Indians , 8-4...

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  14. Wade Davis Signs 7-Year Contract with Tampa Bay Rays

    The Tampa Bay Rays and right-handed pitcher Wade Davis have agreed on a seven-year contract. It has a maximum value of approximately $35.1 million, including $12.6 million guaranteed...

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  15. MLB Opening Day 2011: B.J. Upton Among the Last Players of the Devil Rays Era

    Since 2008, the Tampa Bay Rays have been a different team. Prior to that season, majority owner Stuart Sternberg changed the team's name, uniforms and colors. The team's performance changed as well...

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  16. David Price: Greatest Opening Day Pitcher in Tampa Bay Rays History

    David Price was given the nod as the 2011 opening day starter for the Tampa Bay Rays. The Rays franchise is entering its 14th season of existence and Price will be the 10th pitcher to be given the honor to take the mound to start the season...

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  17. Ohio State Basketball: Buckeyes Are Still Inferior to SEC Teams

    The Ohio State Buckeyes were booted from the NCAA Tournament in the Sweet 16 round for a second consecutive season. Once again, it was a team from the SEC that would send the Buckeyes back home to Columbus...

    Jamal Wilburg Written by Jamal Wilburg about over 3 years ago 1,393 reads 58 comments

  18. Jimmer Fredette Is Basketball's Version of Tim Tebow

    Jimmer Fredette seems to be the basketball version of Tim Tebow. Seriously, the two have a lot in common, and it's even more interesting as Fredette and the BYU Cougars prepare to play against Tebow's alma mater, the University of Florida Gators...

    Jamal Wilburg Written by Jamal Wilburg about over 3 years ago 1,816 reads 69 comments

  19. Tampa Bay Rays: Is Manny Ramirez Happy?

    Manny Ramirez seems to really be enjoying himself in a Tampa Bay Rays uniform. Although there are still a lot of skeptics that think that currently the Rays are only experiencing the honeymoon phase with Manny...

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  20. Adam Wainwright Injured: Which Player Could Tampa Bay Rays Least Afford To Lose

    Adam Wainwright's injury posed a very scary scenario for the Cardinals and every other team in spring training...

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  21. Adam Wainwright Injury Will Impact 2011 Season and Albert Pujols Negotiations

    St. Louis Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright injured his elbow and may require season-ending Tommy John surgery. The right-handed pitcher injured his elbow throwing in a bullpen session...

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  22. Jeremy Shockey: Five Reasons the New Orleans Saints No Longer Need His Talents

    Jeremy Shockey was released by the New Orleans Saints. While some may see the decision by the Saints as a bad move, it was actually a very smart player transaction...

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  23. Derek Jeter Mansion Called Out by Yankees Owner Hank Steinbrenner

    Hank Steinbrenner indirectly called out Yankees captain Derek Jeter and his newly constructed mansion on Monday...

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  24. Raheem Morris, Not Bill Belichick Should've Been Named NFL Coach of The Year

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Raheem Morris should have been named the National Football League Coach of the Year instead of Bill Belichick ...

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  25. LA Football: Raiders, Chargers, and The Teams That Could Move to Farmers Field

    AEG and Farmers Insurance Exchange announced the naming-rights deal that it is worth $700 million over 30 years for a proposed stadium in downtown Los Angeles. The 64,000-seat retractable roof stadium will be named Farmers Field...

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