Cody Anderson has dominated the Rays in both of his career starts.
Rookie Cody Anderson took a bid for a perfect game into the seventh inning in his second major league start, and the struggling Cleveland Indians snapped a three-game losing streak with a 7-1 vic
Indians lose perfect bid, win game
Cody Anderson's perfect-game bid went up in flames when Grady Sizemore knocked a solo shot to right in the 7th, but that was the only run the Rays could put on the board as Cleveland cruised to a 7-1 victory. Box score
You see, what had happened was
Cody Anderson had a perfect game through 6.1 innings. Then, Grady Sizemore caught all of Anderson's fastball and sent it on a one-way trip to right, breaking the no-hit bid with a solo HR. The Indians still lead the Rays 2-1 through seven. Follow live
MLB: Indians P Cody Anderson retired first 19 batters vs. Rays before Grady Sizemore homered with 1 out in 7th
Anderson not sophomore slumping
Cody Anderson is perfect through 6 innings in his second game in the majors (70 pitches, 1 K). Anderson now has 13.2 scoreless IP to start his career. Follow live
Indians' Anderson making things serious
Tampa Bay has sent 15 batters up and 15 have come back without a hit through 5 innings. Yup, Cleveland SP Cody Anderson has a perfect game through 5 and is on the mound in the bottom of the 6th. Follow live
Wash, rinse, repeat for the Indians
Cleveland had a near carbon copy in the 2nd inning with Yan Gomes' leadoff double and Jason Kipnis bringing him home with a 2-out RBI single. The Tribe lead the Rays 2-0 in the second. Follow live
Rays: P Matt Moore (underwent Tommy John surgery in April 2014) scheduled to return Thursday vs. Indians
Rays: INF Alexi Casilla traded to Tigers for player to be named, Detroit Free Press reports
Power Rankings: Rays slide to no. 7
After dropping series to both the Blue Jays and the Red Sox, Tampa Bay slides down two spots from last week, but they find themselves in a virtual tie at the top of the AL East with Baltimore. The division has four teams separated by just one game. The Rays should get a boost in July as Matt Moore, James Loney and John Jaso are all set to return in the next few weeks. Power Rankings
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Mike Napoli, who was called out on strikes in the second inning on Sunday and told plate umpire Tripp Gibson he disagreed with the call, says the ump ejected him for not picking up his bat.
David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval and Alejandro De Aza homered to back the pitching of Justin Masterson and lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday.
Boston powers past Archer, Rays
Rays starter Chris Archer fanned 10 over 6 innings, but the Red Sox homered 3 times off him to earn a 5-3 win.
Ejection and then a homer
After Red Sox 1B Mike Napoli was ejected for arguing his third strike, LF Alejandro De Aza promptly hit a solo shot off the Rays' Chris Archer to put the Sox up 2-0 in the 2nd. Follow live
The Tampa Bay Rays have purchased the contract of three-time All-Star Grady Sizemore from Class A Charlotte.
By ending Texas' six-game losing streak by shutting out the Blue Jays, Yovani Gallardo of the Rangers leads our nightly list of the best in baseball.
Guyer's rare stat line
Rays leadoff batter Brandon Guyer went 0-for-1 with a strikeout against the Red Sox. Unremarkable, right? Not so fast! He drew two walks, was hit by a pitch, stole two bases and failed to score, becoming only the fourth leadoff hitter in the past 100 years with two walks, a hit-by-pitch, two steals, and zero runs scored.
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