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Maddon eager to extend contract with Rays

With 2014 officially in the books, Rays manager Joe Maddon is entering the final year of his contract. He said before Sunday’s game that he would like to manage for 10 more seasons and that he would like to manage the Rays beyond this contract. “I believe it will work out,” Maddon said about another extension. “I believe organically the right thing will occur, and I place...
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Rays enter strange offseason with goal fixing issues from down year

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays' season began in late March with an optimistic outlook that appeared like wishful thinking come mid-August, the transformation proof that baseball can be a fickle game that scatters the best of intentions. By Monday, there was little new left to say about a year of unmet hope. "Tough," utility man Sean Rodriguez said in a corridor...
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Disappointing season will gnaw at Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) The Tampa Bay Rays are no longer accustomed to playing meaningless games, so the past week or so has been especially tough on a team that began the season with expectations of contending for a World Series berth. Instead of making a fifth trip to the playoffs in seven years, disappointed players and manager Joe Maddon are getting an early start on their...
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Indians end season strong with 7-2 victory over Rays

CLEVELAND—As bittersweet of an ending as it may be, you can officially close the book on the 2014 Indians. The Tribe suited up for one more day in the sun at the corner of Carnegie and Ontario, ending a bumpy season on a high note, with a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday afternoon. “All of a sudden it comes to a crashing halt and you go home,” manager Terry Francona said...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 in season finale

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Rays end disappointing season with road loss to Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Indians top Rays 7-2 to end rough season

CLEVELAND (AP) Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Rays end disappointing season with road loss to Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie Zach Walters and Carlos Santana each had two RBIs, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 7-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday to conclude a disappointing season for both clubs. Walters and David Murphy hit solo second-inning homers off Alex Cobb (10-9) for the Indians, who failed to build on last season when they hosted Tampa Bay in the AL wild-card game...
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Tampa Bay Rays Game Day Chatter

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Rays-Indians Preview

The Tampa Bay Rays and Cleveland Indians haven't put on much of an offensive display this weekend at Progressive Field. Runs figure to be hard to come by again Sunday when two red-hot pitchers square off in the season finale for both teams. A lack of offense has been an issue all year for the Rays (77-84) and will be the biggest reason for their first losing season since 2007...
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Rays shut out Indians

The Rays are set after Saturday's 2-0 win over the Indians to close out their least productive offensive season in franchise history and finish last in the American League in runs. But manager Joe Maddon made clear — again — that hitting coach Derek Shelton is not to blame and is expected to return. Maddon said he does not expect any changes to his coaching staff — all...
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Rays attendance drops for third year

The Tampa Bay Rays maintained a disappointing trend this season — the third consecutive year of declining attendance. An average of 17,857 people came out for games at Tropicana Field this year, down from 18,646 in 2013 and 19,255 in 2012, the lowest per-game attendance in the league. With their home games completed, the Rays will conclude the season this weekend in a series...
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Rays Injury Update: Yunel Escobar has no structural damage in knee

The Tampa Bay Rays won their 77th game of the year on Saturday by shutting out the Indians by the score of 2-0. Wil Myers lead the Rays with two hits in four at bats with an RBI. Four Rays' pitchers scattered five hits and struck out 11 in the win. On the injury front, Yunel Escobar, who is finished for the season with a knee injury, had an MRI which revealed no structural...
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Tampa Bay Rays at Cleveland Indians game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 12:30 p.m. The Tampa Bay Rays and Cleveland Indians haven't put on much of an offensive display this weekend at Progressive Field. Runs figure to be hard to come by again Sunday when two red-hot pitchers square off in the season finale for both teams. A lack of offense has been an issue all year for the Rays (77-84) and will be...
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Colome, Rays blank Indians 2-0

CLEVELAND (AP) Alex Colome and three relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays blanked the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Saturday night Colome (2-0) allowed four hits in 6 1-3 innings. Jake McGee struck out the side in the ninth for his 19th save. The Indians, who were eliminated from playoff contention Friday, got only two runners to second base. They committed two more...
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Alex Colome strong for 6+ innings, Rays rebound against Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Alex Colome and three relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays blanked the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Saturday night Colome (2-0) allowed four hits in 6 1-3 innings. Jake McGee struck out the side in the ninth for his 19th save. The Indians, who were eliminated from playoff contention Friday, got only two runners to second base. They committed two...
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Colome, Rays blank Indians 2-0

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Alex Colome and three relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays blanked the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Saturday night Colome (2-0) allowed four hits in 6 1-3 innings. Jake McGee struck out the side in the ninth for his 19th save. The Indians, who were eliminated from playoff contention Friday, got only two runners to second base. They committed two...
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Tampa Bay Rays Game Day Chatter

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