After hitting a home run in each of the last five games, Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Jose Bautista enters Tuesday's contest against the Tampa Bay Rays looking to match Jose Cruz Jr.'s franchise record of six consecutive games with a...Show More Summary
The New England Patriots could have a bit of turmoil in the normally airtight franchise after trading the well-liked Logan Mankins. The six-time Pro Bowl guard was shipped to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, a somewhat surprising move but fitting...Show More Summary
Former Styx frontman Dennis DeYoung is coming back to Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall? Well, domo (Domo!) Dennis will perform the music of Styx with his own band and a rock symphony. …
Retired NFL defensive end Stephen White says that the Logan Mankins trade could be the keystone for the Buccaneers this season. Since the Tampa Bay Buccaneers hired Lovie Smith as head coach this spring, I've been banging the drum saying that they would be a playoff team this season. Show More Summary
As the calendar turns to September, the Tampa Bay Lightning are less than three weeks from the opening of training camp. All of the excitement their busy offseason brought will be put to the test as the final roster starts to take shape. Show More Summary
Matt Joyce had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to help the Tampa Bay Rays salvage a split of a four-game series by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Monday.
TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will open their regular season Sunday against the Carolina Panthers, but it remains to be seen if offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford will be calling the plays. Tedford is recovering from an unspecified medical procedure a week ago. Show More Summary
TAMPA, Fla. – In last year’s meetings with the Carolina Panthers, there were times when Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive tackle Gerald McCoy was tripleteamed. McCoy said Monday that he’d welcome a similar scenario when the Bucs host the Panthers in Sunday’s regular-season opener. “I don’t care,’’ McCoy said. Show More Summary
The surprise trade of veteran Patriots guard Logan Mankins to Tampa Bay in exchange for Buccaneers tight end Tim Wright and a fourth-round draft pick last week had the world abuzz — and not just because Tom Brady was reportedly “very upset” about it. New England’s decision to bring in another, younger tight end caused many to question […]
TAMPA, Fla. – The new kicker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is a believer -- in himself. While just about everyone assumed incumbent Connor Barth would keep his job, Patrick Murray had a different vision. "I came in here and I believed I was going to be the starter," Murray said. Show More Summary
A closer look at the 53-man roster for the Carolina Panthers as they prepare for Sunday's opener at Tampa Bay: Offense Quarterbacks (3) -- Cam Newton, Derek Anderson, Joe Webb Newton's offseason ankle surgery opened the door for Webb to join the team and Newton's fractured rib two weeks ago made it a necessity to keep Webb on the roster. Show More Summary
Clay Buchholz threw a three-hitter to stop his string of seven starts without a win, leading the Boston Red Sox over the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Sunday.
Tuesday's trade between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New England Patriots probably sent folks scurrying to see if there's anything wrong with guard Logan Mankins. Or, perhaps, worry there's something wrong with Rob Gronkowski. The Patriots...Show More Summary
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.
Dustin Pedroia 's Saturday night was over quickly as the Boston Red Sox second baseman left early after getting hit in the head by Logan Forsythe of the Tampa Bay Rays. According to Sean McAdam of CSNNE.com, Pedroia was hit by Forsythe...Show More Summary
Most significant move: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers took a leap of faith when they released kicker Connor Barth and decided to go with Patrick Murray. Barth was a proven veteran. Murray is an unknown. But Murray had an excellent preseason to win the job. Show More Summary
Safety Major Wright was supposed to be one of the guys to help spread Lovie Smith’s message in Tampa Bay, but he won’t be doing that now. The veteran safety was one of the final eight roster cuts made by the Buccaneers, as they reached the 53-man roster limit. Wright was signed in April after…
The reported release of right guard Chris Scott means the Carolina Panthers are confident the groin injury that sidelined rookie Trai Turner in the past two preseason games won't be an issue for the Sept. 7 opener at Tampa Bay. Scott...Show More Summary
The Buccaneers might want to use a committee of running backs, but that committee won’t include Jeff Demps. According to Greg Auman of the Tampa Bay Times, the Bucs have decided to release the world class sprinter and Florida running back. Demps had vowed this spring to focus only on football, but his track career…
Rookie Mookie Betts hit his first career grand slam, Anthony Ranaudo pitched six effective innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-4 Friday night.