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  • Rays start fast, but Stanek, 'pen fold in Boston
    The formula isn't always going to work. Particularly when the opponent is the Red Sox, a team that doesn't seem to lose. And Boston did not break stride Friday night, taking a 7-3 win over the Rays in the first game of a three-game series at Fenway Park.
  • Glasnow to keep building pitch count at Fenway
    Tyler Glasow has been stretching himself out since coming to the Rays via the trade that sent Chris Archer to the Pirates on July 31.
  • Snell flummoxes Yanks as Rays take series
    Blake Snell followed his five-perfect-innings outing against the Blue Jays on Friday with five scoreless innings against the Yankees in Thursday afternoon's 3-1 win at Yankee Stadium. New York threatened in the ninth, loading the bases with no outs against Sergio Romo, but Adam Kolarek came in and retired the next three batters in order to shut the door.
  • Rays option Faria to Triple-A, activate Pham
    Tampa Bay had to make room on its 25-man roster for outfielder Tommy Pham to return from the disabled list, and Jake Faria became the guy to go.
  • This Rays player is an AL East game-changer
    From the epic power of Giancarlo Stanton to the impenetrable defense of Jackie Bradley Jr., there are exciting things going on in the American League East on a daily basis.
  • Jake Bauers barrel rolled past third base
    Jake Bauers barrel rolled past third base
  • Rays' nicknames for Players' Weekend
    For the second consecutive year, Major Leaguers will put their personalities and passions on the field when Players' Weekend takes center stage during all games from Friday, Aug. 24, through Sunday, Aug. 26.
  • Rays' Top 30 Prospects list
    Who do the Rays have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Tampa Bay's Top 30 Prospects on MLB Pipeline's Prospect Watch.
  • Every 30-30 season, ranked by club
    The marvel of the 30-30 club is predicated on the rare combination of speed and power it takes to swipe 30 bases and bash 30 homers in the same season.
  • Lowe's first hits, RBIs lead Rays past Yanks
    Brandon Lowe found himself flirting with Rays infamy -- having gone hitless in his first 19 Major League at-bats -- when he stepped to the plate in the second inning. Instead, the rookie turned the tables and got the party started in the Rays' 6-1 win over the Yankees on Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. Lowe laced a pair of RBI singles for his first two hits and RBIs in the Majors, and Mallex Smith went deep as the Rays evened the series with the Yankees, who got a home run from Miguel Andujar but an ineffective start from Luis Cessa.
  • When Rays score, coach does pushups
    Ozzie Timmons does pushups when the Rays score
  • Beeks makes 1 mistake in otherwise great outing
    Jalen Beeks cruised through the Yankees' lineup until a fundamental mistake cost him in the Rays' 4-1 loss on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. Tampa Bay has now lost two in a row to move to 60-59 on the season.
  • Linares fires seven scoreless frames
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Wednesday.
  • Sternberg pleased with Rays' direction
    Stu Sternberg held court prior to Tuesday night's series opener at Yankee Stadium, and the overriding message from the Rays' principal owner is that he feels pretty good about the team and where it is headed.
  • Rays get Bucs' No. 4 prospect, cap Archer deal
    The Pirates completed their blockbuster trade for Chris Archer on Tuesday, sending right-hander Shane Baz, their No. 4 prospect, to the Rays as the player to be named in the July 31 Trade Deadline deal.
  • Bradford in '08 Rays' best August trade
    While the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline rightfully garners the lion's share of attention when it comes to each year's trade season, there have been numerous deals struck during the month of August that have been impactful down the stretch and in subsequent years. Here's a look at the best August trade each team has ever made.
  • Liberatore extends GCL scoreless streak
    Here's MLB Pipeline's roundup of the top prospect performances in the Minor Leagues on Tuesday.
  • Breaking down Archer trade with final piece set
    With the news that right-hander Shane Baz is the third, and final, player going to Tampa Bay in the Chris Archer deal, we can now take a closer look at the Deadline trade that took nearly everyone by surprise.
  • Inbox: How is the Rays' trade haul looking?
    Did the Rays win the Chris Archer trade by getting Tyler Glasnow and the rest of that haul? Bill Chastain answers this and more in the latest Inbox.
  • Franco makes Pipeline Team of the Week
    MLB Pipeline's Prospect Team of the Week honors the best performances from the previous seven days. Any Minor Leaguer currently on an organization Top 30 Prospects list on our Prospect Watch is eligible.
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