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Gray leaves with right ankle bruise

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, May 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Oakland Athletics right-hander Sonny Gray has left his start early because of a bruised right ankle.

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Rays’ bullpen falters in 5-0 loss to Athletics

Tampa Bay Rays meet at the pitchers mound in the sixth inning during the MLB baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland Athletics on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Eve Edelheit/The Tampa Bay Times via AP)  TAMPA OUT; CITRUS COUNTY OUT; PORT CHARLOTTE OUT; BROOKSVILLE HERNANDO TODAY OUT (Honor "soft outs" for USA Today if entered)(REV-SHARE) (ONLN OUT; IONLN OUT - MBI)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays’ bullpen experienced a rare failure Saturday in a 5-0 loss to the Oakland Athletics.

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Lightning’s Ben Bishop on spot after giving up 10 goals

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop, foreground, and defenseman Andrej Sustr (62), of the Czech Republic, can't stop a goal by New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (61) during the third period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. Nash had two goals and an assist as the Rangers defeated the Lightning 5-1. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

NEW YORK (AP) — Take the spotlight off goaltender Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference finals and put it on Ben Bishop of the Tampa Bay Lightning.

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Longoria helps power Rays past A’s 5-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Evan Longoria, center, returns to the dugout after hitting a three-run homer off Oakland Athletics starter Scott Kazmir during the fifth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 22, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Nesius)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Evan Longoria was trying to tie the game with a long flyball against Scott Kazmir, his former Tampa Bay Rays teammate.

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Lundqvist stands tall, Rangers beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider celebrates after scoring a goal during the second period of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning, in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-1 on Friday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

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