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Kazmir, Longoria lead Rays in 4-0 win over A's



Kaz_3 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Scott Kazmir and two relievers combined on a two-hitter in the left-hander's first start since winning the All-Star game, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the struggling Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Monday night. (View photo gallery)

Rookie Evan Longoria homered for the third consecutive game and drove in two runs, helping the AL East leaders win for the third time in four days following a season-worst seven-game losing streak that briefly dropped them out of first place.

Associated Press

(Pictured: Scott Kazmir. AP photo. Click to enlarge.)

[Last modified: Monday, December 21, 2009 12:37am]


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