Found October 10, 2013 on NESN.com:
David Price may very well have pitched his final game in a Rays uniform. The Rays were eliminated from the postseason with a 3-1 loss to the Red Sox on Tuesday, and Price said on a conference call the following night that he does not expect to return to Tampa next season. “If you go with what’s been done in the past I guess you’re going to have to think you’re going to get traded,” Price said, according to The Tampa Tribune’s Roger Mooney. “You’ve seen it happen a couple of times already. I don’t know what’s going to happen, but I know what’s happened in the past.” Tampa Bay does have a history of swapping elite, established arms for prospects, having done so with both Matt Garza and James Shields in recent years. Though Price, the 2012 Cy Young Award winner, says he would like to remain with the Rays if appropriate deal can be agreed upon, he also says he would have no ill will toward the organization if he were to leave. “It’s not disappointing or anything like that,” he said.
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