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Arozarena slam, Rays 'pen hand Orioles 15th road loss in row

Jun. 13, 2021 17:05 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Randy Arozarena hit his first career grand slam, Tampa Bay relievers threw seven no-hit innings, and the Rays handed the Baltimore Orioles their 15th consecutive road loss, 7-1 on Sunday. The Orioles extended a dubious team record, the worst...

Rays hand Orioles record-setting 14th road loss in row, 5-4

Jun. 12, 2021 20:13 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Joey Wendle hit an RBI double during a three-run first inning and the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays handed the Baltimore Orioles their record-setting 14th consecutive road loss, 5-4 on Saturday. It is the longest skid since team moved from...

Brewers acquire reliever Hunter Strickland from Angels

Jun. 12, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Reliever Hunter Strickland is switching teams again as the Milwaukee Brewers attempt to see if he can regain his early-season form. The Brewers announced Saturday they have acquired Strickland from the Los Angeles Angels for cash. ...

LEADING OFF: deGrom, Scherzer get checked after early exits

Jun. 12, 2021 02:40 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: DR. DEGROM No doubt every Mets fans shuddered when they heard the news that star pitcher Jacob deGrom was pulled from his latest start with an elbow injury. But the two-time NL...

LEADING OFF: deGrom, Scherzer get checked after early exits

Jun. 12, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: DR. DEGROM No doubt every Mets fans shuddered when they heard the news that star pitcher Jacob deGrom was pulled from his latest start with an elbow injury. But the...

Rays become first team to reach 40 wins, 4-2 over Orioles

Jun. 11, 2021 22:55 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Yarbrough followed up a rare Tampa Bay complete game with six solid innings and the Rays became the first team to reach 40 wins this season, 4-2 over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night. “Hopefully we're first to 41, too,” Tampa...

LEADING OFF: Alonso's big allegation, Zombro out of hospital

Jun. 10, 2021 03:31 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ JUICY ALLEGATIONS Mets slugger Pete Alonso uncorked a major allegation Wednesday, accusing MLB of manipulating its baseballs to harm the earning potential for star free...

Castro hits RBI double in 2-run 11th, Nats beat Rays 9-7

Jun. 10, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Starlin Castro hit an RBI double during a two-run 11th inning and the Washington Nationals beat the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays 9-7 on Wednesday night. Castro opened the 11th with his hit against Diego Castillo (2-3) and came home on a...

Minor leaguer released from hospital after struck in head

Jun. 09, 2021 20:26 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Minor league pitcher Tyler Zombro was released from the hospital and will transition to outpatiant occupational and speech therapy in Durham, North Carolina, after being struck in the head by a line drive last week. Zombro, a right-hander in...

Glasnow has 11 Ks in 7 innings, Rays beat Nationals 3-1

Jun. 08, 2021 23:38 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Glasnow struck out 11 over seven strong innings and the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 on Tuesday night for their 20th win in 24 games. Glasnow (5-2) gave up one run, six hits and walked one while...