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AL East, Balance Of Power Restored

AL East standingsThe AL east is finally back to normal—for now at least.

Yesterday, the Rays gave up a 10 run lead to the lowly Indians. A-rod went 5-5 at the plate. The Jays lost their 7th straight game.

After all of this the Red Sox and Yankees are one and two in the standings with the falling Blue Jays just a half game behind New York. (more…)

Rays Sell Out a Game, Chaos Ensues


Parking officials in St. Petersburg are recommending that Rays fans get to tonight’s sold-out home opener against the Yankees two hours early to avoid traffic problems.

Welcome to relevancy Tampa. It might be a short stay but I hope it’s pleasant.

A few other suggestions for those traveling into St. Petersburg tonight; don’t forget to ‘gas-up’ your horse and buggy before heading into the city. Also bring a fifty cent piece to buy a Coke at the stadium, it’s suppose to be a hot one.

In defense of Tampa’s fans; maybe if they didn’t play in a glorified warehouse built in the late 80’s, they would be more enthused about showing up on a beautiful 80 degree night.

Going to Rays’ game tonight? Better get there early [Tampa Bay Tribune]

Breaking News: World Series Game 5 to be played Wednesday

Major League Baseball has announced that Game 5 will not be played Tuesday but rather Wednesday at 8:37 ET due to inclement weather.