Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 6/21/13
BRADENTON, Fla. To him, small things meant the most: Facing hitters, hearing a public-address announcer introduce a batter, listening to walk-up songs again. Minor things. Things often overlooked, but rhythms of a life all the same. David Prices work to return to the Tampa Bay Rays rotation continued with his first minor league rehab start Friday, the latest step in a recovery process now in its fifth week. Were there nerves for the skilled left-hander? Some. Was the sensation welcomed? Absolutely. I wasnt nervous thinking about how I would feel, Price said. I was nervous, though. It was the first time I had been out there in six weeks. My legs, they were shaking. I felt like it was the first spring training outing or the first game of the year. Prices path back to being a consistent presence in the majors included another milestone at McKechnie Field. He threw 49 pitches (29 strikes) in 2 13 innings for Class A Charlotte against the Bradenton Marauders, a Pittsburgh Pirates...
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