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Rays Notes: ’ Kiermaier sprains ankle making spectacular catch

Rays Notes: ’ Kiermaier sprains ankle making spectacular catch

Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier talked before Monday’s game about how easy it is to rob home runs at Camden Yards with the stadium’s seven-foot high wall from left field to right-center field, and darned if Kiermaier didn’t do just that in the bottom of the first inning.
Published: 08/31/15
Updated: 09/01/15
Bucs: Winston’s ankle injury shouldn’t keep him out of opener

Bucs: Winston’s ankle injury shouldn’t keep him out of opener

Though he won’t be the one making the final call, Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter probably answered the question of whether Jameis Winston will play in the team’s final preseason game against the Miami Dolphins o...
Published: 08/31/15
Updated: 09/01/15
Backed by three Rays homers, Archer gets his 12th win

Backed by three Rays homers, Archer gets his 12th win

The Rays hit three home runs and Kevin Kiermaier made a spectacular catch to support Chris Archer in a 6-3 victory against Baltimore.
Published: 08/31/15
Bucs notes: TE Wright traded to Lions for K Brindza

Bucs notes: TE Wright traded to Lions for K Brindza

TAMPA — Tim Wright is turning out to be prime trade bait for the Buccaneers.
Published: 08/31/15
Injury sidelines Jefferson’s Weldon for season

Injury sidelines Jefferson’s Weldon for season

TAMPA — Jefferson High junior quarterback Cade Weldon tore the ACL and MCL in his right knee after getting tackled on the first drive of the season Friday night and will be sidelined for the rest of the year, Jefferson coach Jeremy Earle confir...
Published: 08/31/15
No deal reached for Goodell, Brady in ‘Deflategate’

No deal reached for Goodell, Brady in ‘Deflategate’

NEW YORK — Last-minute settlement talks between lawyers for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady have failed, leaving a judge to decide the fate of “Deflategate.”
Published: 08/31/15
Cubs’ Arrieta pitches no-hitter against Dodgers

Cubs’ Arrieta pitches no-hitter against Dodgers

LOS ANGELES — Even after pitching his first career no-hitter, Jake Arrieta wasn’t too big to wear his PJs.
Published: 08/31/15
Ready or not, it gets real soon for Buccaneers
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Ready or not, it gets real soon for Buccaneers

Two weeks from now, it matters, Martin Fennelly writes.. A frightening thought for Bucs fans, given how Jameis Winston and the club looked Saturday in their third preseason game, an ugly loss to Cleveland.
Published: 08/30/15
Updated: 08/31/15
Turner Field U.S. flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall

Turner Field U.S. flag at half-staff after fan dies in fall

ATLANTA — The U.S. flag flew at half-staff at Turner Field on Sunday, one day after a fan died following his fall from the upper deck into the lower-level stands during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Published: 08/30/15

Bucs waive 10, including 7th-round pick Joey Iosefa

The Buccaneers trimmed their roster to 80 players Sunday and face a Tuesday deadline to get down to the league-mandated limit of 75 for the final preseason game.
Published: 08/30/15