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Comparing the home cities of the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers

Flip-flops Favorite footwear Cowboy boots
Cuban sandwich Signature food Steak
Tampa Bay, which is not a city but a body of water, surrounded by 2.7 million people. The area: Is called . . . "The Metroplex," which sounds like a movie theater but actually refers to the Dallas-Fort Worth region, with 6.4 million people.
Air conditioned! Weather at the ballpark Sunny forecast for Saturday's game, with a high of 87, low of 58.
The Rookie, in which a 34-year-old former Texas high school coach becomes a big-league pitcher for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Best baseball movie The Rookie, in which a 34-year-old former Texas high school coach becomes a big-league pitcher for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.
Jeb Bush brothers George
The new Dali Museum, set to open in St. Petersburg in January; and the Tampa Museum of Art, which opened earlier this year. New and shiny The billion-dollar Cowboys Stadium, which opened last year.
Spongeorama in Tarpon Springs Not your average museum International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame in Arlington
Kumba and SheiKra at Busch Gardens Nearby roller coasters Dive Bomber Alley and the Titan at Six Flags over Texas
1 Super Bowl (Buccaneers), 1 Stanley Cup (Lightning) Some other local championships 5 Super Bowls (Cowboys), 1 Stanley Cup (Stars)

Comparing the home cities of the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers 10/05/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, October 5, 2010 3:54pm]
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