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CHICAGO (AP) -- David Price struck out nine in winning for first time this season, Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Chicago White Sox 8-3 on Sunday.
The 2012 AL Cy Young Award winner allowed three runs and six hits in seven innings. The Rays lost all five of Price's five previous starts this year and were the second team to lose in the first five starts by a reigning Cy Young winner. The Minnesota Twins lost in Frank Viola's first seven games in 1989.
Price (1-2) walked two and threw 119 pitches.
Jose Lobaton homered for Tampa Bay, which improved to 4-9 on the road.
Zobrist also had an RBI single in the ninth and Evan Longoria added more insurance with a double to score Zobrist.
Paul Konerko hit a two-run home run for Chicago, who are 1-5 against left-handed starters.
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Jeremy Hellickson was ejected from the Rays/White Sox game on Sunday and David Price has taken to Twitter to accuse umpire Tom Hallion of lying about the reason.
Rays ace David Price has never been known as a hot-headed hurler. But all that changed Sunday after he faced the White Sox.
The defending AL Cy Young winner pitched well, allowing three earned runs and striking out nine in seven innings to earn his first win of the season , 8-3 in Chicago. But despite the sparkling outing, Price was none too pleased with home-plate umpire Tom Hallion...
Major League Baseball is investigating an incident between Tampa Bay Rays left-hander David Price and umpire Tom Hallion, the Tampa Bay Times is reporting.To recap: Price accused Hallion, 56, of cursing at him following Prices final out of an eventual 8-3 Tampa Bay Rays victory over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday.According to Price, Hallion, then at home plate, told him to throw...
Major League Baseball is looking into the verbal spat between Tampa Bay pitcher David Price and umpire crew chief Tom Hallion over the weekend.
MLB was still trying Monday to sort out what happened a day earlier in Chicago.
Price accused Hallion of directing an expletive toward him during the Rays' 8-3 win over the White Sox on Sunday. The AL Cy Young winner thought Hallion...
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price is not concerned about potential discipline from Major League Baseball after his verbal spat with umpire Tom Hallion last weekend.
Price accused Hallion of directing a profanity toward him during the Rays' 8-3 win over the White Sox on Sunday. The AL Cy Young Award winner thought Hallion missed a pitch and exchanged words with the plate umpire...
David Price struck out nine in winning for first time this season, Ben Zobrist hit a go-ahead RBI single in a three-run eighth spurred by Alex Rios' error and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Chicago White Sox 8-3 on Sunday.
The 2012 AL Cy Young Award winner allowed three runs and six hits in seven innings. The Rays lost all five of Price's five previous starts this year and...
Kelly Nash is the new Tampa Bay Rays sideline reporter we told you about earlier this year. This gig with the Rays is her fi…
This is one of the most incredible picture I’ve ever seen. Tampa Bay Rays sideline reporter Kelly Nash posted this picture that she took while the team was in Boston.
“Most dangerous selfie ever. That happened.”
Nash has already shot down anyone who had a thought this was Photoshopped.
Here is wide version before Instagram cropping. Sorry, I have better things to do than...
This happened to Kelly Nash is the new Tampa Bay Rays sideline reporter as she took a self photo:
“Producer Art Dryce had called out ‘heads up!’ a few times while I was taking pictures around...
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jose Molina is day to day with a right quad contusion after leaving Saturday's game in the fourth inning against the Chicago White Sox.
Molina was hit by Chicago pitcher Jose Santiago and was checked at home plate by Rays manager Joe Maddon and head trainer Ron Porterfield before heading to first. Before the next pitch, Molina was replaced...
Sunday afternoon's game was your classic teeter-totter baseball game from the first inning all the way until the eighth a couple hours later, when the Tampa Bay Rays took the definitive lead.
The Sox were faced with a tall task, as Dylan Axelrod was sent out to take on reigning AL Cy Young Award winner, David Price of the Rays.
But, like he did when he defeated...
Matt Moore became the first Tampa Bay pitcher to win five games in April as the Rays snapped a two-game losing streak with a 10-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.
The left-hander joined Boston's Clay Buchholz as the only five-game winners this month. He allowed just three hits, one earned run and matched a season high nine strikeouts in six innings of work...
CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Moore became the first Tampa Bay pitcher to win five games in April as the Rays snapped a two-game losing streak with a 10-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night.
The left-hander joined Boston's Clay Buchholz as the only five-game winners this month. He allowed just three hits, one earned run and matched a season high nine strikeouts in six...
Well, Hideki Matsui will be returning to the Yankees.
For one day.
Plans are in the works for the Yankees to sign Matsui to a one-day contract so he can retire as a Yankee, according to George King of the New York Post. Matsui originally announced his retirement from baseball back in December.
Signed prior to the 2003 season, Matsui quickly became a fan favorite. Over his seven years...
Although the White Sox have lost more than they've won so far in 2013, most of the games they've dropped have been awfully close. Unfortunately, that was not the case on Saturday night against Tampa Bay, who defeated the Sox 10-4.
The game got off to a bad start quickly, as Ben Zobrist homered home Matt Joyce, who Sox' starter Gavin Floyd had walked, in the...