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What's happening in Tampa Bay sports: Rays hit the road, so do local bicyclists

RAYS: Time to tune in

The All-Star Break has passed and the Tampa Bay Rays hit the road for four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees, who they spilt a four-game set with at the Trop before the break. Catch the opener of their road trip at a watch party with food and drink specials, as well as contests for autographed memorabilia. No cover, food and drink additional. 7 p.m. Friday. Time Out Sports Bar, 9009 Oakhurst Road, Seminole. (727) 593-3114. TV: Fox Sports Sun; radio: 620-AM, 95.3-FM.

FLORIDA STATE LEAGUE

Clearwater Threshers: It's Pitch for Pink night when the Threshers play the Florida Fire Frogs. Breast cancer survivors walk the field before the game, vendors promote cancer awareness on the concourse and players dress in pink jerseys to be raffled. Stick around for post-game fireworks. $6-$10. 5:30 p.m. Friday. Spectrum Field, 601 N Old Coachman Road, Clearwater. (727) 467-4457. purchase.tickets.com.

Dunedin Blue Jays: Bowl two games and enjoy lunch to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities of Tampa Bay. Everyone bowling gets a free ticket to a Jays game. $30. 10 a.m. Saturday. Dunedin Lanes, 405 Patricia Ave., Dunedin. (727) 733-9302.

BIKING

Saturday rides: Join the St. Petersburg Bicycle Club for morning outings with distances shorter than 25 miles in social rides from 12 to 16 mph and controlled-speed rides of 18, 20, 22, 24 and more than 25 mph. Free. 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Northshore Aquatic Complex, 901 North Shore Drive NE, St. Petersburg. (727) 517-2449. stpetecycling.com.

Sunday ride: Meet at Weedon Island for a 26-mile ride to downtown St. Petersburg via Snell Island, Coffee Pot Bayou and the Old Northeast. Helmets are required and riders must maintain speeds of 11 to 13 mph. Free. 7:30 a.m. Sunday. Weedon Island Cultural and Natural History Center, 1800 Weedon Island Drive NE, St. Petersburg. (813) 964-9193. tampabaysundaybicycle.blogspot.com.

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