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Tampa Bay Rays lefty David Price squeezed in a little golf. Apparently his handicap is a short club.
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It’s no secret that the Tampa Bay Rays need to trade a starting pitcher this offseason. They have seven starting pitchers that could potentially fit in their 2012 rotation: David Price, James Shields, Jeremy Hellickson, Jeff Niemann, Wade Davis, Alex Cobb, and top prospect Matt Moore. Trading one of these players would allow the Rays to fill in other holes on their roster — first...
Here is an interesting twist, and one we would prefer to the thought of trading James Shields. According to a “big league source” for Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Rays would prefer to trade Wade Davis over one of their other starting pitchers…
When all is said and done, the Rays are expected to be willing to deal Davis this offseason. While teams will ask for James...
Today, the Rays announced ticket prices for the 2012 season. According to the Rays, 90 percent of the tickets will remain the same price in 2012 or will decrease. The other ten percent of tickets (nearly 3,500 each game) will be raised $1-2 per ticket, and will include lower box and outfield seats “for a minimal number of games.”
The cheapest ticket will upper deck seats that...
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The Rays announced Tuesday that 90 percent of 2012 ticket prices will be the same or lower than 2011 prices. Also, all weeknight games will start at 7:10.
On Jan. 8, the Rays and Cubs made a blockbuster deal in which eight players changed organizations. Matt Garza was the marquee name of the trade. Meanwhile, the Rays received several prospects and an outfielder named Sam Fuld, who had some Major League experience. But to most fans, he didn't register on their radar of Major Leaguers.
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Guess who has been charged with his beating his girlfriend and assaulting a police officer? Willy Aybar (of course).
This is at least the third time Aybar has been charged in a domestic abuse situation, one of which left his wife in intensive care.
According to the GM of Aybar’s Dominican team, Aybar has been working with Psychologists...
Jack Giese (pronounced GEESE-ee), who spent the last two years as a pitching coach in the Tampa Bay Rays' organization, was named to the Sooners' baseball staff by head coach Sunny Golloway on Sunday. Giese worked the past two seasons with the Hudson Valley Renegades, the Rays' Class A affiliate, and also previously held scouting positions with the Milwaukee Brewers and...