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Rays notebook

Direction changed by beating the East

By Michael Vega
Globe Staff / October 10, 2008

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When he was hired to manage the Tampa Bay Rays, Joe Maddon knew if his club intended to be the best, it had to beat the best. Maddon knew if his Rays were going to succeed, they had to sink or swim in the treacherous waters of the American League East. (Full article: 823 words)

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