Posts Tagged Florida

Red Sox drop 5th straight, 3-0 to surging Rays

Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, left, argues with home plate umpire Chad Fairchild after Tampa Bay Rays' Desmond Jennings reached first base on a throwing error by Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, July 26, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — When the Boston Red Sox had chances to challenge several early calls, manager John Farrell kept quiet.

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QB McCown likes the way Bucs are coming together

Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith walks on the field with Brandon Myers (82) and Josh McCown (12) during the NFL football team's training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Tampa Bay Times, Eve Edelheit)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Josh McCown expects the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to be better this season. He’s just reluctant to speculate how much.

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Jaguars RB Gerhart ‘ready to carry the load’

Jacksonville Jaguars running back Toby Gerhart (21) runs a play during NFL football training camp in Jacksonville, Fla., Friday, July 25, 2014.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — At the end of practice, Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley screamed running back Toby Gerhart’s name, summoning him to break down the team huddle.

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Rookie WR Landry off to good start with Dolphins

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry holds on to the ball during NFL football training camp Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Davie, Fla. Training camp has barely begun, and Miami Dolphins rookie receiver Jarvis Landry has already showed an ability to catch the ball and the boss' eye. When team owner Stephen Ross was asked what player he's most excited to see this season, he named Landry, the second-round draft choice from Louisiana State. During offseason drills and the first two days of camp, Landry has impressed the Dolphins with his sure hands and ability to get open. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — With training camp barely underway, Miami Dolphins rookie receiver Jarvis Landry has already showed an ability to catch the ball and the boss’ eye.

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Florida’s Whitney wins world junior 200 meters

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Kaylin Whitney of Florida overcame a yellow card to win the 200 meters Friday night in the IAAF world junior championships at Hayward Field.

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