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Jameis Winston to Bucs to start NFL draft

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL draft heads to Chicago this year, with the top overall choice in our mock draft not planning to be on hand. No matter: Tampa Bay will already have let its selection know when the crowd in the Windy City gets, uh, wind of the pick.

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Toronto wastes nice start by Norris in 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Daniel Norris throws a pitch to home plate during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Another game got away from the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field.

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Beckham breaks tie in 8th inning, Rays beat Blue Jays 4-2

Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham hits a two-RBI double during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in St. Petersburg, Fla., Saturday, April 25, 2015. The Rays won 4-2.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tim Beckham wanted one more chance after a tough night at the plate, and the Tampa Bay Rays are happy he got it.

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Dickey hit hard as Blue Jays lose 12-3 to Rays

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday, April 24, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Mike Carlson)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — It was one of those nights for R.A. Dickey and his knuckleball.

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Success in NHL playoffs hinges on best players being stars

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop, middle, celebrates with Ryan Callahan as Detroit Red Wings center Pavel Datsyuk (13) skates off the ice after a Tyler Johnson goal in overtime of Game 4 of a first-round NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff series Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Detroit. Tampa Bay won 3-2 in overtime. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A group of young, emerging prospects are moving to the forefront in the first round of the NHL playoffs. Of course, there are several key veterans having an impact on their series as well.

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