Tampa Bay Rays
The Tampa Bay Rays have dominated the Miami Marlins in their recent interleague matchups, including a pair of remarkable outings from James Shields.
Carlos Zambrano has had back issues in the past. He has always tried to fight through them. Unfortunately for the Miami Marlins, he had no such luck Saturday night.
The game dragged on for nearly 4 hours as five Tampa Bay pitchers combined to throw 185 pitches, yet they allowed only one run. But it was a win. Tampa Bay wiggled out of several jams Friday night to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 5-1.
You’ve all heard how South Florida is New York City’s sixth borough, but a new poll shows our New York connection is getting a little ridiculous.
Anibal Sanchez made his spring debut in Charlotte Wednesday, dominating Tampa Bay and striking out four in two scoreless innings. leading the Miami Marlins to a 4-2 victory over the Rays.
Not a good day for the Florida Marlins. Sunday morning their manager Edwin Rodriguez called it quits and Sunday afternoon they suffered another loss at the hands of the Tampa Bay Rays.
Tampa Bay’s Alex Cobb pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Johnny Damon hit his 500th double to help the Rays beat the Florida Marlins 7-4 on Saturday night.
Sean Rodriguez and Kelly Shoppach homered, Wade Davis pitched six solid innings and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Florida Marlins 5-1 on Friday night.
The Florida Marlins had already rallied to take the lead when Logan Morrison saw a chance to squeeze out another run. He scored on a sacrifice pop fly to the first baseman. The alert play capped a big night for Morrison, and the Marlins did a lot of little things right to beat AL East-leader Tampa Bay 5-3 on Friday.