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MLB roundup: A's tie Astros atop AL West

Right-hander Trevor Cahill gave up only an infield single over seven innings Saturday afternoon, and the Oakland Athletics completed a 10-game climb into first place in the American League West with a 7-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Oakland, Calif.<p>With the win, the A's are now tied for first …

Baseball

Prove Age Is Just A Number: Register For Senior Games

Registration has begun for the 2018 Tampa Bay Active Life Games, an Olympic-style competition that attracts hundreds of adults 50 and …

Tampa Bay

Rays' Kiermaier tweets his admiration for JBJ catch

BOSTON — Xander Bogaerts hit a two-run triple and added a pair of doubles, and the Boston Red Sox scored seven straight runs after allowing three in …

Baseball

Price goes 7, Martinez hits 38th HR; Red Sox beat Rays 5-2

BOSTON -- David Price believes he's finally become the pitcher the Boston Red Sox were looking for when they signed him.<p>Price pitched seven solid …

Boston Red Sox

Kevin Cash on tonight’s rough start: ‘the first inning was a fluke for us.’

Tampa Bay Rays manager Kevin Cash recaps tonight's loss to the Red Sox and describes their shaky first inning as a fluke that was corrected after …

Tampa Bay Rays

Grandma In Wheelchair In Back Of Tampa Bay Pickup Truck

Just Now<p>But why does it have to be from Florida!!!!<p>FOX 13 posted a video that someone captured of a grandma in a wheelchair... IN THE BACK OF A …

Florida

Jameis Winston throws 2 TDs as Tampa Bay beats Titans 30-14

NASHVILLE — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers certainly have had plenty of time to get used to the idea that Jameis Winston will miss the first three games of …

Football (U.S.)

MLB roundup: A's tie Astros atop AL West

Right-hander Trevor Cahill gave up only an infield single over seven innings Saturday afternoon, and the Oakland Athletics completed a 10-game climb into first place in the American League West with a 7-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Oakland, Calif.<p>With the win, the A's are now tied for first …

Baseball

Red Sox place Chris Sale on 10-day disabled list

Red Sox southpaw Chris Sale is headed back to the 10-day disabled list, per an official announcement on Saturday. It appears Sale is still suffering …

Baseball

Bucs journal: When in doubt, keep throwing to Mike Evans

NASHVILLE — Coach Dirk Koetter joked last week that the Bucs' offense consisted mostly of throwing to WR Mike Evans.<p>All kidding aside, it's not a bad …

Malcolm Butler

J.D. Martinez Won’t Reveal Red Sox’s ‘Top Secret’ Game Plan In Win Vs. Rays

1,168<p>The Boston Red Sox jumped on the Tampa Bay Rays early on Saturday at Fenway Park, posting four runs in the first inning en route to a 5-2 …

Boston Red Sox

NFL roundup: Cousins struggles in Vikings' loss to Jaguars

Kirk Cousins and Latavius Murray each had their fair share of troubles as the Minnesota Vikings lost 14-10 to the visiting Jacksonville Jaguars in preseason action Saturday afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium.<p>Cousins, coming off a perfect debut against Denver last week, completed 3 of 8 passes for 12 …

Football (U.S.)

Tyler Glasnow discusses challenge of slowing down the hot bats of Boston

Tampa Bay Rays RHP discusses loss against the the first place Boston Red Sox and the challenge of slowing down their bats after they took an early …

Boston Red Sox

Alex Cobbs pitches complete game in win | MLB.com

CLEVELAND-- Alex Cobb has been honest, almost brutally so, this season as the righty slogged through the first three months of the season with one …

Baltimore Orioles

Josh Gordon ‘humbly’ returns to Browns after health absence

Josh Gordon kept his word and “humbly” returned to the Cleveland Browns.<p>All they can do is hope he stays clean.<p>The former Pro Bowl wide receiver, who has battled drug and alcohol dependence, Saturday ended an extended absence from training camp to deal with his health and returned to the …

Football (U.S.)

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Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Keller teams with spotless pen to lead Royals over White Sox

(Chicago) -- Brad Keller put up five solid innings, Alex Gordon smashed a home run and Jorge Bonifacio had the go-ahead hit in the decisive sixth to …

Chicago White Sox

Dodgers fall to Mariners in extra innings on walk-off balk

Locked in a tight playoff battle in the National League, the Los Angeles Dodgers roared back with two runs in the eighth inning and one in the ninth to send their game against the Seattle Mariners into extra innings tied at 4-4.<p>And then they lost on a walk-off balk.<p>Seriously.<p>With the bases loaded …

Sports

Indians snap six-game winning streak vs. O's | MLB.com

CLEVELAND -- This is a little different than Adam Plutko's UCLA days, when he was asked to lead the rotation after Trevor Bauer left for the …

Baseball

Studs, duds from Bucs' 30-14 preseason win vs. Titans

Aug 19,2018<p>The Tampa Bay Buccaneers moved to 2-0 in the 2018 preseason with a 30-14 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Saturday night in Nashville.<p>While many in the Pewter & Red turned in fantastic performances, others on the winning side weren’t so lucky. Here are our studs and duds from the …

Football (U.S.)

David Price has snippy exchange with reporter after win

Boston Red Sox lefty David Price is firing on all cylinders right now, and that also includes sass.<p>After the five-time All-Star threw seven stellar …

David Price

Palm Beach billionaire’s past legal fights haunt bid for governor

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jeff Greene has a history of court tangles.<p>Palm Beach billionaire Jeff Greene advertises himself as the rags-to-riches Democratic Florida gubernatorial candidate who knows what it’s like to be the little guy and who’s willing to spend what it takes to help his …

U.S. Politics

Woman who analyzed Taylor Swift's lyrics gets to meet her

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The Florida sun burned through my black pleather top as I hurried around Raymond James Stadium. I tried to grip a set of metal …

Box Office

High schools | Once-sleepy Pickerington now feeds athletes to colleges and pros

Jack Johnson remembers when Pickerington wasn’t exactly the factory churning out state championship teams and big-time athletes that it is today.<p>“In …

High School

Listen to 970 WFLA Legal Analyst Felix Vega (8/17/18) | PM Tampa Bay | Podcasts

Ryan Gorman and 970 WFLA Legal Analyst Felix Vega discuss the latest on the Clearwater "stand your ground" case, including issues with an attorney …

Podcasting

This Florida-Born Chef Makes Seattle’s Best Fried Catfish—And Educates Diners on Southern Food’s Rich History

Some might say Edouardo Jordan's path to culinary stardom—ditching a budding corporate career with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays to enroll in culinary …

Florida

LA Rams spoil Raiders' return to Coliseum with 19-15 win

The Raiders were back. The Rams were better.

Football (U.S.)

Alex Cobb stays hot with complete game, Orioles top Indians, 4-2

With three outs to go for his first complete game in nearly five years, Alex Cobb laid out on the infield grass of Progressive Field just how much it …

Baltimore Orioles

Florida Holocaust Museum takes rock 'n' roll detour in Bill Graham exhibit

The exhibit brings together hundreds of Graham family artifacts — including photographs, documents, memorabilia, multimedia clips and a psychedelic …

World News

Inside the Lions: Is it time to panic about Lions' rough preseason?

Preseason performances are easy to discount, no matter what happens.<p>Win and look great? Yeah, but it’s August.<p>Lose and look terrible? Don’t get too …

Football (U.S.)