Tampa Bay Rays

April 29, 2014 - 4:43 am
The Red Sox will look to rebound from their 7-1 loss to the Blue Jays on Sunday when they return home Tuesday to open a three-game series against the Rays, sending John Lackey to the mound to take on southpaw Erik Bedard . Despite pitching well, Lackey struggled to get run support in 2013,...
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November 12, 2013 - 6:01 am
The two MLB franchises in Florida now have the bragging rights of having the two best rookies in the league this season, as Rays outfielder Wil Myers was named the AL Rookie of the Year while Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez nabbed NL Rookie of the Year honors . Traded from the Royals to Tampa Bay...
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Mike Petraglia
July 25, 2013 - 3:39 pm
Thursday's series finale between the Red Sox and Rays was rained out at Fenway Park . The game will be made up Monday night at 6:10 p.m. at Fenway. The lights came on at Fenway Park at 6 p.m., about one hour before first pitch the tarp remains on the field as steady showers, which began around 4 p...
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Mike Petraglia
July 25, 2013 - 3:01 pm
Thursday's series finale between the Red Sox and Rays is officially in delay. The lights came on at Fenway Park at 6 p.m., about one hour before first pitch the tarp remains on the field as steady showers, which began around 4 p.m., continued in the immediate area of Fenway Park. John Lackey is...
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Mike Petraglia
July 25, 2013 - 6:26 am
David Price knows the reputation of the Red Sox . The reigning 2012 American League Cy Young winner needed just 97 pitches to dispatch of the Red Sox, 5-1, at Fenway Park on Wednesday night. "Our plate approach is going to go in with a specific game plan, and that's to try to grind out at-bats,"...
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July 21, 2013 - 1:58 pm
With Jon Lester '€™s first start after the All-Star break being pushed back and Ryan Dempster being slotted into Sunday'€™s game, Brandon Workman will take the mound in Monday'€™s series opener between the Red Sox and Rays at Fenway Park . Workman (0-0, 5.40 ERA) got a no-decision in his...
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Mike Petraglia
July 20, 2013 - 9:54 am
The Red Sox are giving Jon Lester a little extra time after the All-Star break to re-discover his groove. Manager John Farrell , at the end of his Saturday pre-game briefing with reporters, announced that Lester would be pushed back from his scheduled Sunday night start to Tuesday night against the...
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Mike Petraglia
April 15, 2013 - 6:06 pm
The beat goes on the for the Red Sox pitching staff - in record-setting fashion. Ryan Dempster is just the latest Red Sox pitcher to show that 2013 is going to be a lot different. At least the start of it. Thanks to Dempster's two-hit outing over seven innings Monday at Fenway, the Red Sox were...
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Mike Petraglia
April 14, 2013 - 2:05 pm
Relaxation can be a wonderful thing for a starting pitcher. For Clay Buchholz it was the key to nearly repeating history. Buchholz had the most dominant of his three outstanding outings so far this year, holding the Rays hitless for the first seven innings, allowing just two hits over eight...
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April 13, 2013 - 4:22 am
Jon Lester will pitch before the Fenway crowd for the first time this year on Saturday, taking on the Rays at 1:05 p.m. in search of his third win of the season. The Rays will send 2012 AL Cy Young winner David Price to the mound against him. Lester is coming off an excellent start against the Blue...
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