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FORT MYERS, Florida - Jon Lester allowed one hit over three scoreless innings in his delayed first spring training start and David Ortiz hit his first home run of the exhibition season Monday as the Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Florida - Evan Longoria hit a two-run homer and Grant Balfour was perfect in his first appearance in a Tampa Bay uniform since 2010, helping the Rays beat the Minnesota Twins 6-3 on Sunday.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Florida - Yunel Escobar is coming off the best season of his career, and the Tampa Bay Rays believe their slick-fielding shortstop can be even better in 2014.
PORT CHARLOTTE, Florida - Evan Longoria likes what the Tampa Bay Rays have done to try to make themselves better and is eager to do his part to help the team get back to the playoffs.