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Price Delivers In Rays Win Over Orioles

The Rays clinched their second postseason spot in three years with a 5-0 victory over the Orioles on Tuesday night, according to an Associated Press report.

With 19-game winner David Price delivering another impressive pitching performance on a day he described as a ?nightmare,? the Rays also got solo home runs from Carl Crawford and Carlos Pena.

Via AP


Showalter Jokes About Red Sox Still Being In Race

Buck Showalter was asked to handicap the two-team AL East race between the Yankees and Rays, but had a funny response to the Boston media.

"I think there's three," referring to the Red Sox being seven games out entering Monday. Then he joked: "I can't handicap. We're not allowed to do that."

Via New York Times


Girardi Suspicious Of Excessive HBPs Yanks Have Received From O's

Joe Girardi wasn't pleased that Jeremy Guthrie hit Derek Jeter on Saturday, the 10th time this year a Yankee has been hit by an Orioles pitcher.

"Too many. Just too many," Girardi said. "I just really don't understand it and I know he likes to pitch inside, but it's too many. And that doesn't include the ones in spring training."

Guthrie contended that his command deserted him as he tried to work inside.

Via ESPN


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