Posts Tagged Florida

Sternberg calls Tampa ‘very, very attractive’

NEW YORK (AP) — Six years after saying they wanted to explore alternative sites to downtown St. Petersburg for a new ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays still are in search of a location.

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A look at the NBA playoff picture

A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with two days remaining in the regular season and all 16 teams that will head to the postseason this weekend now having clinched their spots:

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Rays, Archer lose to Orioles 7-1

Members of the Tampa Bay Rays watch from the dugout in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, April 14, 2014, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 7-1. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — On a night when the Tampa Bay Rays again found it difficult to score, the most surprising aspect of their latest loss was the performance of the usually reliable Chris Archer.

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Nats hand Marlins 8th straight loss, 9-2

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann (27) throws during the first inning of the MLB National League  baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Monday, April 14, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MIAMI (AP) — Jordan Zimmermann bounced back from the shortest start of his career to pitch seven innings and lead the Washington Nationals to a 9-2 win over the Miami Marlins, who endured their eighth loss in a row.

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Brooks Robinson seeks $9.9M from tribe over fall

MIAMI (AP) — Baseball Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson is seeking a settlement of $9.9 million from the Seminole Indian tribe over injuries he suffered in a 2012 fall from a stage at the tribe’s South Florida casino.

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