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Judge, Gregorius lift Yanks over Rays after CC starts fracas

Jul. 16, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Didi Gregorius went up a few weight classes to restrain CC Sabathia, then climbed up the ladder for a slump-busting grand slam. In between, Aaron Judge delivered perhaps his most memorable moment during an injury-shortened season. Judge hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the eighth inning,...

D'Arnaud 3 HRs, 3-run drive in 9th lifts Rays over Yanks 5-4

Jul. 16, 2019 12:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d'Arnaud was down to his last strike. And so were the Tampa Bay Rays, trailing by two runs with two on and two outs in the ninth inning against All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman. D'Arnaud hacked at the next pitch, fouling off a 100 mph heater. Then another. After two tempting balls in...

Perfect for 8 innings, Rays settle for 4-1 win over Orioles

Jul. 14, 2019 5:18 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Zipping through the Baltimore Orioles' lineup with incredible ease, Ryan Yarbrough was blissfully unaware of his role in a potentially historic performance until the Tampa Bay Rays left-hander was deep into the finest outing of his baseball career. After taking over for Ryne Stanek in the...

Rays hit 6 HRs, beat Orioles 12-4 after losing opener 2-1

Jul. 13, 2019 11:02 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Limited to just one measly run by the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of a split doubleheader, the Tampa Bay Rays cranked up the offense to earn a satisfying split. Michael Brosseau and Nate Lowe each hit two of Tampa Bay's season-high six home runs, and the Rays pounded out a 12-4 victory...

Pham, Lowe HRs help Rays and Chirinos beat Orioles 16-4

Jul. 12, 2019 10:58 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Well-rested and eager to resume their pursuit of a playoff berth, the Tampa Bay Rays came out of the All-Star break in full hitting mode. Tommy Pham homered to spark a seven-run first inning , and the Rays pounded out 20 hits in a 16-4 rout of the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. Seeking...

Young Rays confident they can stay in AL playoff chase

Jul. 11, 2019 3:42 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are confident they can emerge from a tough five-week stretch and remain in contention for their first playoff berth in six years. With help from a surprising 14-4 start that left the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox playing catch-up in the AL East for much...

Morton gets 10th win, Rays beat Yankees 2-1

Jul. 7, 2019 5:43 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Morton came up big again for the Tampa Bay Rays. He struck out 10 in 5 2/3 innings to help the Rays split a four-game series with the AL East-leading New Yok Yankees, 2-1 on Sunday. Morton (10-2) allowed one run, five hits and one walk in lowering his AL-best ERA to...

Judge hits 2nd HR of game in 11th, Yankees beat Rays 8-4

Jul. 6, 2019 12:41 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees are on some kind of hot streak heading into the final weekend before the All-Star break. Judge hit his second homer of the game leading off the 11th inning, Brett Gardner added a three-run shot and the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 on...

LeMahieu, Sanchez help Yankees beat Rays 8-4 in 10 innings

Jul. 4, 2019 10:48 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays put together a late-game fireworks show inside domed Tropicana Field. DJ LeMahieu hit a tiebreaking two-run single and Gary Sanchez had a long three-run homer in the 10th inning, and the AL East-leading Yankees overcome a ninth-inning...

Orioles score 6 in ninth, hold on to beat Rays 9-6

Jul. 4, 2019 12:04 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Orioles surged ahead and then had a tough time staying there. All that happened just in the ninth inning. Renato Nunez hit a three-run homer to complete a six-run ninth, and Baltimore held on for a 9-6 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night. Nunez hit one of two...