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Rays outfielder Matt Joyce, who the Angels acquired in a trade on Tuesday for pitcher Kevin Jepsen, is seen after scoring a run against the Orioles on June 27 in Baltimore. (credit: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Angels Trade Pitcher Kevin Jepsen To Tampa Bay For DH Matt Joyce

The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen.


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Friedman: Mattingly Will Remain Dodgers’ Manager Despite Maddon’s Departure From Rays

President of Baseball Operations for the Los Angeles Dodgers reconfirmed Friday Don Mattingly will remain the team’s manager despite the announcement that his close friend, Joe Maddon, will opt-out of his contract with the Tampa Bay Rays.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 10: James Shields #33 of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch against the Baltimore Orioles during Game One of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 10, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: James Shields-Wil Myers Trade A Success For Royals

The Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.


Josh Hamilton #32 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim crosses home plate in front of catcher Jose Molina #28 of the Tampa Bay Rays to score off of a sacrifice fly by David Freese during the first inning of a game on August 3, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (credit: Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Angels Beat Rays 7-5 Following Power Outage Delay

Mike Trout hit an RBI double to key a five-run first inning and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-5 Sunday in a game delayed by a power outage at Tropicana Field.


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Rays Rough Up CJ Wilson, Angels 10-3

Evan Longoria hit a two-run homer, Ben Zobrist got four hits and the Tampa Bay Rays roughed up C.J. Wilson and the Los Angeles Angels 10-3 Saturday night.


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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]


BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.


Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a solo home run in the first inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 18, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Pujols Homers Twice As Angels Beat Rays 6-2

Albert Pujols hit a pair of solo homers against David Price, and Matt Shoemaker took a shutout into the seventh inning to lead the Los Angeles Angels over the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 Sunday.


C.J. Wilson #33 of the Los Angeles Angels pitches a complete game 6-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 17, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Wilson Blanks Rays On 5 Hits in 6-0 Shutout

C.J. Wilson scattered five hits in his second career shutout and Grant Green homered, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 6-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night.


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Rays Blank Angels, 3-0

The Anaheim Angels fall to the Tampa Bay Rays Friday night 3-0.


TORONTO, CANADA - SEPTEMBER 28: Wil Myers #9 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits an RBI single in the first inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on September 28, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Rays’ Wil Myers Could Top His Rookie Of The Year Season

Wil Myers gives the Rays legitimate power in the middle of the batting order.


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Former Dodgers 1st Baseman James Loney Gets 3-Years/$21m Contract With Tampa Bay

First baseman James Loney has finalized a $21 million, three-year contract with the Tampa Bay Rays.


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Wil Myers’ 2 Homers Lead Tampa Bay Past Angels 3-1

 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Rookie Wil Myers hit two homers off Jered Weaver, and the Tampa Bay Rays kept pace in the AL wild-card race with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on […]


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Richards Helps Angels Pound Rays 11-2

Garrett Richards worked around a career-high seven walks over five innings and Erick Aybar drove in four runs, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 11-2 on Monday night.

CBS Los Angeles–09/02/2013

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 29:  Pitcher Jason Vargas #60 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim starts against the Tampa Bay Rays August 29, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Vargas Goes 7 Innings, Angels Beat Rays 2-0

The Tampa Bay Rays are heading out on a long road trip in a little slump. Jason Vargas allowed two hits over seven innings and the Los Angeles Angels held off the Rays 2-0 on Thursday.




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