Tampa Bay Rays

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Maddon, Gibson named Manager of the Year

Major League Baseball announced the 2011 Managers of the Year as voted on by the Baseball Writers of America on Wednesday. Joe Maddon of the Tampa Bay Rays took the American League award, while Kirk Gibson of the Arizona Diamondbacks was awarded in the National League. Both managers led their respective teams to impressive seasons that … Continue reading

Amazing eleven-year-old pitches again after losing hand

HUTTO, Ga. — Challenges are something we face on a daily basis, but our strength is shown when we work to overcome obstacles. Eleven-year-old Toby Jordan “T.J.” Andrews lost his left hand in an accident. Andrews, an avid baseball player and fan, is now playing for the Bainbridge Bearcats travel ball team in his hometown … Continue reading

World Series preview

ST. LOUIS — The 107th World Series gets underway Wednesday night at Busch Stadium in St. Louis and features the Texas Rangers versus the St. Louis Cardinals. The Rangers will be making their second consecutive appearance, while the Cardinals have not been to the World Series since 2006, when they beat the Detroit Tigers. Texas … Continue reading