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Rays deal reeling Rangers 7th straight loss

Rays deal reeling Rangers 7th straight loss

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Sep 16, 2013
Rookie Wil Myers homered and had three RBIs, Alex Cobb pitched eight solid innings, and the Tampa Bay Rays took the lead for the first AL wild-card spot by beating the Texas Rangers 6-2 on Monday night.
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  • Rodriguez Wasn’t Hit, but Yankees Pitchers Were

    Rodriguez Wasn’t Hit, but Yankees Pitchers Were

    nytimes.com Sep 16, 2013
    The Red Sox took six of seven games in the past two weeks from the Yankees, who stayed in the wild-card race because the two leaders, Texas and Tampa Bay, continued to stumble.
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  • AL wild-card showdowns highlight penultimate week

    AL wild-card showdowns highlight penultimate week

    CNNSI.com Sep 16, 2013
    There are just two weeks left in the regular season but plenty of drama remains, especially with this week's Rangers-Rays series.
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  • Three former Rays pitchers start Monday, all trying to keep Ray…

    Three former Rays pitchers start Monday, all trying to keep Rays from wild card

    yahoo.com Sep 16, 2013
    What do Kansas City Royals ace James Shields, Cleveland Indians left-hander Scott Kazmir and Texas Rangers righty Matt Garza have in common? They all were part of the Tampa Bay Rays' World Series starting rotation in 2008, and they're all starting games…
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  • The Juice: Athletics sweep Rangers to jump 6 1/2 games ahead in…

    The Juice: Athletics sweep Rangers to jump 6 1/2 games ahead in AL West

    yahoo.com Sep 16, 2013
    Just two weeks to go in season No. 6 of the Juice! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. The Oakland Athletics are taking all of the drama out of the AL West race. Despite losing their schedul…
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  • Video - Rays Take Wild-Card Lead 00:30

    Rays Take Wild-Card Lead

    Sep 16
    Alex Cobb struck out 10 batters over eight innings to lead the Rays past the Rangers 6-2.
  • Video - Rays Take Wild Card Lead 01:59

    Rays Take Wild Card Lead

    Sep 16
    Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Matt Garza surrendered six earned runs in 4 1/3 innings as the Rays defeated the Rangers 6-2.
  • Video - Concerns For Teams Heading Into The Playoffs 01:43

    Concerns For Teams Heading Into The Playoffs

    Sep 16
    Baseball Tonight Minute: The Baseball Tonight crew looks at some of the concerns for the Rangers, the Indians and the Braves.

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  • 12’s the Magic Number

    Sep 16
    The Seattle crowd made life difficult on the 49ers, to say the least. - (Elaine Thompson/AP) Thirty years of covering the NFL demands you have perspective after a night like last night. After all, it’s Week 2. Arizona won in Foxboro in Week 2 last year.…