Tampa Bay Rays
Chicago held on after squandering an early 5-0 lead.
Erasmo Ramirez opposes Carlos Rodon this afternoon at U.S. Cellular Field.
Chris Archer pitched seven strong innings, and the Tampa Bay Rays backed him with a season-high four homers.
Chris Archer opposes Chris Sale tonight at U.S. Cellular Field.
Jose Abreu and Carlos Sanchez each had a two-run home run for Chicago, which has dropped four of five following a hot streak.
Nathan Karns opposes Jose Quintana tonight at U.S. Celluar Field.
New technology looks to change our understanding of the art of pitching.
Baseball has consistently been the leader in finding an innovative way to look at a sport that’s been around for well over 100 years.
Asdrubal Cabrera hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning that proved to be the difference.
Steve Souza Jr. hit a tying RBI single, stole second with the help of a replay challenge and scored the winning run on an error.
White Sox starter John Danks (3-6) gave up five runs (three earned) and eight hits in 5 1/3 innings.
John Danks opposes Matt Andriese tonight at Tropicana Field.
The Rays raised the issue after Maddon left for Chicago last November.
The Cubs have vehemently denied the Rays’ accusation.
Maddon wants to hang out at the Cubby Bear after a win this upcoming season.
At issue is when agent Alan Nero had contact with the Cubs.
Theo Epstein and Maddon have denied any tampering occurred.
Maddon became a household name in his nine seasons managing the Rays.
“I feel badly about it,” Joe Maddon says.
“This is a one-in-107-year opportunity for me,” Maddon says.