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Lovie Smith Fired in Tampa Bay
Late last night, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers opened up the coaching carousel again by firing Lovie Smith.
Smith was only given two years in Tampa Bay, amassing just eight wins in those two years. A 2-14 finish in his first season landed the Bucs the first pick this year - which became Jameis Winston...
Chatham Graduate Josh Keyes Joins Us
All year we've long chronicled the local athletes who have made it at the highest levels. We've talked to several Section II products in minor league baseball, we've talked to Jimmer Fredette, and today, we added another local product to our list...
Yanks in First After Beating Tampa Bay
NEW YORK (AP) — Brian McCann hit a tiebreaking home run and Adam Warren pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the New York Yankees ended the Tampa Bay Rays' five-game winning streak, 4-1 on Monday night.
Alex Rodriguez went hitless in three at-bats, failing to tie Willie M…
Report: Maple Hill Grad to Start Opening Day For AA Team
According to the above tweet, Maple Hill graduate Jaime Schultz will start Opening Day for the Montgomery Biscuits, the AA affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays, on Thursday.
Schultz, a 2013 draft pick out of High Point, has a mid-90s fastball and good offspeed stuff...
Long Ball Dooms Yanks in Loss to Rays
Ben Zobrist, Desmond Jennings and Matt Joyce homered to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 5-4 on Wednesday.
Cesar Ramos allowed two runs in 2 1-3 innings as he entered the competition for the fifth spot in the Rays' pitching rotation...
Jeter Reminded Us Why He’s Jeter At Press Conference
On Wednesday, Derek Jeter spoke for the first time since announcing that this would be his last season, via Facebook.
Audio: Jeter's opening statement -
For anyone who has forgotten or doesn’t understand why ‘The Captain’ has gotten so much attention by the f…
Robertson Not Over-Analyzing Role of Yanks’ Closer
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees reliever David Robertson is not overanalyzing his role as Mariano Rivera's replacement.
Robertson is moving from an eighth-inning setup man to closer following Rivera's retirement.
He says "Throwing the eighth or ninth inning, you've st…