OAKLAND, Calif. — There was an infield single, a run-of-the-mill single to center field, and another hit to center on a check swing by Coco Crisp that scored one run and, after a throwing error by Kevin Kiermaier, put the tying run on third....
A night after the Astros were on the wrong end of a one-hit gem by Tampa Bay's Chris Archer, Houston's Mike Fiers pitched the second no-hitter in the major leagues in nine days.
Chris Archer's one-hit, complete-game shutout tossed Thursday night in Houston was still a topic of conversation Friday before the Rays began a three-game series with the A’s in Oakland.
The Rays’ power lately has come from an unlikely source, though one that should be able to provide pop to the lineup. That would be catcher Curt Casali, who has transformed himself from a guy looking for good at-bats to one who is gripping and ripping.
HOUSTON -- Chris Archer took a selfie in Cincinnati with sisters Haley and Kaitlin, who he met at the All-Star Game, and promised them a good outing when he pitched in their town.
Rays left-hander Jake McGee will have arthroscopic surgery today to repair a tear in the meniscus in his left knee. He is expected to miss six to eight weeks, though the team will learn more about the timetable when the extent of the tear is determined.
HOUSTON – A flaw in Tampa Bay closer Brad Boxberger’s mechanics prevented him from throwing the ball where he wanted to throw it Tuesday, and that led to the fastball over the plate to Marwin Gonzalez that turned into a game-winning hom...
The Rays might have to do without the services of LHP Jake McGee for the immediate future because of a left knee injury suffered Tuesday night.
Tonight’s game presents an interesting matchup: The Rays vs. one of the top starters in the American League.
Jake McGee and Brad Boxberger allowed the Astros to rally for a 3-2, 10-inning victory at Minute Maid Park.