7:39 AM EDT, Tue August 20, 2019
DRaysBay 39 mins ago
Rays prospects and minor leagues: Kevin Padlo continues to tear up the International League

Rays prospects and minor leagues: Kevin Padlo continues to tear up the International League

Kevin Padlo hit his 9th double and 18th extra base hit since his promotion. Triple-A Durham Bulls (69-57) The Durham Bulls fell to the Charlotte Knights 13-11. Kevin Padlo’s RBI double in the fourth inning scored the only run for Durham while falling behind 11-1 through the middle of the sixth inning. In the bottom of the sixth the Bulls scored three runs. Padlo and Rocky Gale hit RBI singles and Daniel Robertson contributed a RBI groundout. In the seventh Padlo walked with the bases loaded and a wild pitch scored a second run to cut the deficit to 11-6. In the eighth the Knights extended...
Tampa Bay Times 1 hour ago
Home run robbers, including Rays' Kevin Kermaier, get praise -- and swag -- for spectacular plays

Home run robbers, including Rays' Kevin Kermaier, get praise -- and swag -- for spectacular plays

It was late in the 2015 season when Baltimore's Manny Machado smoked a pitch from Tampa Bay's Chris Archer into center field at Camden Yards.Kevin Kiermaier sprinted to the wall, turned and leaped high above it before reaching back and snatching the ball. He banged off the wall and landed
Tampa Bay Times 6 hours ago
Marc Topkin's takeaways from Rays 9-3 loss to Mariners

Marc Topkin's takeaways from Rays 9-3 loss to Mariners

Marc Topkin's takeaways from Rays 9-3 loss to Mariners:* If there was a highlight for the Rays on the mound, it was infielder Mike Brosseau working a 1-2-3 ninth, their only pitcher to do so, mixing speeds from 53 to 77 and keeping the Mariners off balance. He was cheered for
DRaysBay 9 hours ago
Mariners 9, Rays 3: Honestly, saw this one coming

Mariners 9, Rays 3: Honestly, saw this one coming

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports My subtle attempt at reverse jinx in the Tank this morning was to no avail woof. After a full walk-off weekend, the Rays left a bit of a stain in their pants Monday, getting demolished 9-3 by the 53-73 Seattle Mariners. The offense continued to look limp, Brendan McKay had his second straight rough start (and he honestly hasn’t looked great in over a month—when he was likely performing a bit over his head), and the defense had a rare off night. The Offense It’s not too hard to spot the silver linings on Monday night actually, so let’s get those out...
Tampa Bay Times 9 hours ago
Brendan McKay falters, Rays fall to Mariners in ugly 9-3 loss

Brendan McKay falters, Rays fall to Mariners in ugly 9-3 loss

ST. PETERSBURG - The walkoff victories the previous two days provided a mask for what's been an ongoing concern about the Rays recent lack of offense. At least they scored enough when it mattered to win another series.But Monday's abysmal two-inning outing by