Rays notes: Nick Franklin eager to begin Tampa Bay career
is 25. -- The Rays entered Monday with a ''tragic number'' of four for elimination in the race for the second American League wild-card spot. Since the end of the 2007 season, they had played in just 13 games in which they had already been
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Individual game tickets for potential 2014 Wild Card and American League Division Series games at Comerica Park will go on sale Wednesday.
Pearce, Harrison among game's biggest surprises
Oakland, which looked like baseball's best team for a while this year, is now having to scramble for one of the American League 's two wild cards. But the A's took two of three at Seattle, and now the schedule softens a bit, with six games
Orioles walk off vs. Yankees, whittle magic number in AL East to 3
double by Kelly Johnson as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Sunday night to inch closer to the American League East title. Any number of Orioles wins and Toronto losses totaling three will give Baltimore its first division title
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Ian Kinsler hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning as the Detroit Tigers reopened a 1 1/2-game American League Central lead by beating the Cleveland Indians 6-4 for a three-game sweep. http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic
Smolinski gets 1st major league homer in Rangers' win
Jake Smolinski on getting his first major league career home run in the Rangers' win over Oakland.
Boston plundered by Pirates
It's more of location with the strikes on and and that's down where where those pitches he's gotten some swing and miss in the past I think his morning. That. You know theater Major League lineups are gonna have more ability of a dollar so it's a of some of those pitches and that's been the case.
Rays top Yankees 6-1
God one debut for the race here. Joining new teams how we think they contribute right away has the feel pretty good yeah absolutely no you know I'm right there for the first time. You know this is as good feeling overall Dodgers just fine on this June. Have a time it shows that he wanted to see
Royals blow lead, lose to Red Sox 8-4
I guess successful as some points and then not just put up. Get to three run homer. Due to close the gap opening game. The nets are making quality pitches and yeah I mean that your grandson. I think is gonna cause this to say no. We need to play their ball that's for sure. You know because we're at
Minor league team brings alligator to championship hoping to break curse
with the reptile. Visalia hasn’t won a California League championship since 1978. That season, they had 1980 American League Rookie of the Year Joe Charboneau on the team, and he owned an alligator named Chopper. After the team won the