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Rays draw 2 bases-loaded walks in 9th, beat Tigers 7-0

Aug. 07, 2022 18:47 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Yu Chang and Yandy Diaz drew bases-loaded walks in a seven-run ninth inning, leading the Tampa Bay Rays to a 7-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday. With the game scoreless in the ninth, Isaac Parades hit a one-out single off Tigers closer Gregory Soto (2-6), then...

Gausman allows 1-hit over 8 innings, Blue Jays beat Rays 3-1

Aug. 02, 2022 22:58 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kevin Gausman allowed one hit and struck out 10 over eight masterful innings and the Toronto Blue Jays opened a nine-game trip with a 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night. The Blue Jays have won 11 of 13 and increased their lead over Tampa...

Chapman homers, Berríos gets win as Jays beat Tigers 4-1

Jul. 31, 2022 18:26 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Matt Chapman hit a two-run homer, José Berríos won his third straight decision and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the error-prone Detroit Tigers 4-1 Sunday. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Bo Bichette had RBI doubles for the Blue Jays, who have won 12 of 15 overall after...

Hedges drives in 2 to break tie, put Guardians over Rays 5-3

Jul. 31, 2022 17:41 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Austin Hedges had a tiebreaking two-run single in the fifth inning to help the Cleveland Guardians beat All-Star Game starter Shane McClanahan and the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 on Sunday. Cleveland won its first series against the Rays since August 2017 and...

Rays beat Orioles 6-4 in 10 innings to end 4-game skid

Jul. 27, 2022 23:28 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Randy Arozarena hit a two-run double off All-Star reliever Jorge López in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays recovered from another late lapse to beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 Wednesday night and end a four-game losing streak. Baltimore's Jorge Mateo sent...

After McClanahan leaves, Orioles rally to beat Rays 5-3

Jul. 26, 2022 22:43 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Ramón Urías hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning off reliever Colin Poche to undo a marvelous start by Tampa Bay All-Star Shane McClanahan and carry the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-3 victory over the Rays on Tuesday night. McClanahan pitched seven innings of...

Diaz has big hit, Rasmussen sharp as Rays beat Royals 7-3

Jul. 23, 2022 00:27 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Yandy Diaz hit a three-run double, Drew Rasmussen allowed one run over five innings and the Tampa Bay Rays returned from the All-Star break with a 7-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Diaz capped a four-run fourth inning with his...

Rays score five in 7th, beat Boston 5-4 for four-game sweep

Jul. 14, 2022 23:00 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Taylor Walls and Yandy Díaz had two-run singles during a five-run outburst in the seventh inning, helping the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Thursday night and completing a four-game sweep. The Red Sox appeared to be in control with rookie...

All-Star McClanahan wins 10th, Rays beat Red Sox again, 4-1

Jul. 13, 2022 23:01 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Shane McClanahan earned his 10th win and regained the major league lead in strikeouts during his final outing before the All-Star Game, pitching the Tampa Bay Rays past the Boston Red Sox 4-1 on Wednesday night. Taylor Walls homered for the Rays, who...

Reds post 4th walk-off win in 8 games, rally past Rays in 10

Jul. 09, 2022 21:13 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kyle Farmer scored the tying run on a wild pitch and Nick Senzel hit a game-ending single as the Cincinnati Reds rallied in the 10th inning for another walk-off win, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Saturday. A day after scoring the winning run on a 10th-inning...