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Jeter ends long skid, Yankees beat Rays 3-2

New York Yankees' Derek Jeter tags up from third base and scores on a sacrifice fly by Brett Gardner off Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Alex Cobb during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter managed to get a hit that had been most elusive.

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Maddon: Technology key to attracting young fans

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon maintains technology and not shorter games is key to attracting young fans to baseball.

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Yankees eliminated from East race, lose to Rays

Tampa Bay Rays' Ben Zobrist lines an RBI walk off single off New York Yankees relief pitcher Shawn Kelley during the ninth inning of a baseball game Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Rays won the game 1-0. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter’s final season now has no chance of ending with an AL East title.

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Slumping Jeter gets night off from starting lineup

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter smiles as he answers a question during a news conference before a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Jeter is playing in his last series against the Rays before retiring at the end of the season. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Derek Jeter, in an 0-for-24 slump, was out of the New York Yankees’ starting lineup at Tampa Bay on Monday night.

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Davis leads Rams over Buccaneers in 1st NFL start

St. Louis Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein (4) kicks a field goal against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. The Rams defeated the Buccaneers 19-17. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Austin Davis felt right at home making his first NFL start.

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