“We've played that script before.” — manager Joe Maddon

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With Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Mariners, the Rays were officially eliminated from returning to the postseason. The Rays lost like they did so often during the lost season: good-but-not-great starting pitching, inefficient and insufficient offense and the bullpen giving it up at the end.

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