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Odorizzi allowed just one hit and struck out seven in seven innings Saturday night. Odorizzi allowed just one hit and struck out seven in seven innings Saturday night.

Odorizzi shines as Rays shut out Boston, 7-0, at the Trop

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Jake Odorizzi and two pitchers combined on a one-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 7-0 on Saturday night.Coming off a start Monday night in which he gave up a career-high eight runs over four innings in a 9-1 loss at Baltimore, Odorizzi (10-11) allowed a fourth-inning single to Will Middlebrooks, three walks and struck out seven over seven innings. More>>

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Stewart says Ward's death will affect him forever Video included

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Unshaven and with a quivering voice, NASCAR superstar Tony Stewart said the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track Friday for the first time since his car struck and killed the fellow driver during a sprint race in New York three weeks ago. More>>

Die-hard Bucs fan hasn't missed home game

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He's got quite the story to tell; a longtime, die-hard Bucs fan who has been here since the beginning. More>>

'Redskins' name controversial as team comes to Tampa to play the Bucs Video included

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Thursday night, as the team from Washington lines up to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, there is growing controversy over the Redskins team name. More>>

Video shows FSU's Jameis Winston walking out of store without paying for crab legs

Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston at a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting. Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston at a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting.
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Grocery store surveillance video shows Florida State University's Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Jameis Winston walking out of a Publix grocery store carrying crab legs that he's accused of shoplifting. More>>

Buccaneers go on road, beat Buffalo 27-14

Bucs rookie WR Mike Evans holds on tightly to the ball as he scores in the first half in Saturday's game with the Bills. Bucs rookie WR Mike Evans holds on tightly to the ball as he scores in the first half in Saturday's game with the Bills.
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Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans had even more motivation to score once he saw defensive tackle Clinton McDonald return a fumble for a touchdown."I talked to Clinton and I said, 'How are you going to score one before me?" the first-round pick said. "And then, luckily, I got in." More>>

Joe Maddon not happy with cheers for Jeter at Tropicana

Derek Jeter (NBC Sports) Derek Jeter (NBC Sports)
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Derek Jeter almost felt as if he were playing in the Bronx after getting a key late hit. More>>

Captain of the corn maze: Farm honors Derek Jeter

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As far as corny Derek Jeter tributes go, this one will be tough to beat. More>>

Bucs make progress in 20-14 loss to Miami at RJS

Vincent Jackson scored the Bucs first TD Saturday night. Vincent Jackson scored the Bucs first TD Saturday night.
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Mike Evans made the biggest play in his first home game with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.Unfortunately, for him it didn't end well. Matt Moore directed two straight touchdown drives in the Miami Dolphins' 20-14 preseason victory over the Bucs on Saturday night. More>>

'Ice Bucket Challenge' comes to Tampa Bay teams

Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith partakes in the Ice Bucket Challenge (Credit: Tampa Bay Buccaneers) Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith partakes in the Ice Bucket Challenge (Credit: Tampa Bay Buccaneers)
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Chances are you have seen the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" videos that have gone viral all over the internet and now the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, the Lightning, Rays, and USF Bulls have all posted videos and pictures of their own. More>>

Stewart sitting out Michigan after dirt-car death

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Tony Stewart says he will not race Sunday at Michigan International Speedway, skipping a second straight NASCAR Sprint Cup race.
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Raymond James Stadium rolls out new food menu

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Pretzels, chicken wings, hamburgers, pizza, sandwiches - all on the new concessions menu at Raymond James Stadium. More>>

All Tampa Bay Buccaneer home games to be broadcast locally Video included

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are projected to surpass the NFL's threshold of 85% tickets sold for the majority of the team's home regular season slate of games in 2014. Based on those sales projections, the team ensures that all 2014 home games will be broadcast locally. The Buccaneers are also ensuring that the two preseason home games against the Miami Dolphins (8/16) and Washington Redskins (8/28) will be broadcast live by the team's official preseason broadcast partner WFLA-TV News Channel 8. More>>

Bucs fans happy season is underway Video included

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Hot food...cold brews. Don't let the calendar or thermometer fool you.Football season is here, and that means Bucs fans are coming out of pigskin hibernation. At the Brick House Tavern in Tampa, fans are ready for some football.“We're die-hard Buccaneer fans. Pre season is pre season, but still, we're excited about Lovie. We're excited about the team. A lot of new challenges this year for em” said Austin Wyatt.Fans a... More>>

Bucs lose 16-10 in first preseason game

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon, left, throws a pass as he is pressured by Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Chris Smith. Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Mike Glennon, left, throws a pass as he is pressured by Jacksonville Jaguars defensive end Chris Smith.
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers come up a little short in its first preseason game of the year.Bucs lose 16-10 to the Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville.But it may notmatter in the big picture. TheBucs have three more preseason games to get ready for theCarolina Panthers. a game that will count. More>>

Buccaneers owner Malcolm Glazer passes away

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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are saddened to announce the passing of Owner/President Malcolm Glazer earlier this morning at the age of 85.
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  • Die-hard Bucs fan hasn't missed home game

    Die-hard Bucs fan hasn't missed home game

    Thursday, August 28 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-08-28 22:42:32 GMT
    He's got quite the story to tell; a longtime, die-hard Bucs fan who has been here since the beginning.
    He's got quite the story to tell; a longtime, die-hard Bucs fan who has been here since the beginning.
  • 'Redskins' name controversial as team comes to Tampa to play the Bucs

    'Redskins' name controversial as team comes to Tampa to play the Bucs

    Thursday, August 28 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-08-28 21:37:50 GMT
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    Thursday night, as the team from Washington lines up to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, there is growing controversy over the Redskins team name.
    Thursday night, as the team from Washington lines up to play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, there is growing controversy over the Redskins team name.
  • Buccaneers go on road, beat Buffalo 27-14

    Buccaneers go on road, beat Buffalo 27-14

    Sunday, August 24 2014 8:24 AM EDT2014-08-24 12:24:33 GMT
    Bucs rookie WR Mike Evans holds on tightly to the ball as he scores in the first half in Saturday's game with the Bills. Bucs rookie WR Mike Evans holds on tightly to the ball as he scores in the first half in Saturday's game with the Bills.
    Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans had even more motivation to score once he saw defensive tackle Clinton McDonald return a fumble for a touchdown."I talked to Clinton and I said, 'How are you going to score one before me?" the first-round pick said. "And then, luckily, I got in."
    Buccaneers receiver Mike Evans had even more motivation to score once he saw defensive tackle Clinton McDonald return a fumble for a touchdown."I talked to Clinton and I said, 'How are you going to score one before me?" the first-round pick said. "And then, luckily, I got in."
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  • Tampa Bay Lightning 2014-2015 Schedule

    Tampa Bay Lightning 2014-2015 Schedule

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 3:36 PM EDT2014-06-25 19:36:41 GMT
    Preseason and regular season schedule for the 2014-2105 Tampa Bay Lightning season
    Preseason and regular season schedule for the 2014-2105 Tampa Bay Lightning season
  • Filppula injured, out of Olympics

    Filppula injured, out of Olympics

    Friday, February 7 2014 11:02 PM EST2014-02-08 04:02:02 GMT
    SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Valtteri Filppula of Finland will miss the Olympics after the Tampa Bay Lightning center was hurt in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.    The Lightning announced Friday that
    Valtteri Filppula of Finland will miss the Olympics after the Tampa Bay Lightning center was hurt in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. 
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  • Odorizzi shines as Rays shut out Boston, 7-0, at the Trop

    Odorizzi shines as Rays shut out Boston, 7-0, at the Trop

    Sunday, August 31 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-08-31 16:29:55 GMT
    Odorizzi allowed just one hit and struck out seven in seven innings Saturday night. Odorizzi allowed just one hit and struck out seven in seven innings Saturday night.
    Jake Odorizzi and two pitchers combined on a one-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 7-0 on Saturday night.Coming off a start Monday night in which he gave up a career-high eight runs over four innings in a 9-1 loss at Baltimore, Odorizzi (10-11) allowed a fourth-inning single to Will Middlebrooks, three walks and struck out seven over seven innings.
    Jake Odorizzi and two pitchers combined on a one-hitter as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 7-0 on Saturday night.Coming off a start Monday night in which he gave up a career-high eight runs over four innings in a 9-1 loss at Baltimore, Odorizzi (10-11) allowed a fourth-inning single to Will Middlebrooks, three walks and struck out seven over seven innings.
  • Joe Maddon not happy with cheers for Jeter at Tropicana

    Joe Maddon not happy with cheers for Jeter at Tropicana

    Monday, August 18 2014 2:35 PM EDT2014-08-18 18:35:43 GMT
    Derek Jeter (NBC Sports)Derek Jeter (NBC Sports)
    Derek Jeter almost felt as if he were playing in the Bronx after getting a key late hit.
    Derek Jeter almost felt as if he were playing in the Bronx after getting a key late hit.
  • Tampa Bay Rays release 2014 giveaway schedule

    Tampa Bay Rays release 2014 giveaway schedule

    Friday, March 28 2014 9:36 PM EDT2014-03-29 01:36:36 GMT
    The Joe Maddon Mr. Potato Head is one of the 2014 giveaways. Photo courtesy Tampa Bay RaysThe Joe Maddon Mr. Potato Head is one of the 2014 giveaways. Photo courtesy Tampa Bay Rays
    The Tampa Bay Rays will be giving away lots of cool stuff during the 2014 season. Here's the complete giveaway schedule. 
    The Tampa Bay Rays will be giving away lots of cool stuff during the 2014 season. Here's the complete giveaway schedule. 
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  • Serena Williams rolls to US Open quarters

    Serena Williams rolls to US Open quarters

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:00:55 GMT
    Flavia Pennetta reached the U.S. Open quarterfinals with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Casey Dellacqua, beginning a full Labor Day slate of matches featuring top-seeded Serena Williams and six of the top 10 men's seeds.
    Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Kaia Kenepi in the U.S. Open on Monday, keeping her hopes alive for a third straight Flushing Meadows crown.
  • Gronk promises he will play Sunday

    Gronk promises he will play Sunday

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:00:52 GMT
    Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday.
    Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday.
  • Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

    Monday, September 1 2014 2:01 PM EDT2014-09-01 18:01:17 GMT
    The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."
    The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."
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