Found February 18, 2012 on
Sean Rodriguez and Reid Brignac were taking ground balls at shortstop, while down in the bullpen Jose Molina and Jose Lobaton were catching James Shields and David Price.

Baltimore Orioles Only Option Remaining For Johnny Damon?

Johnny Damon has been waiting for the phone to ring all offseason after playing last season with the Tampa Bay Rays. He has been linked to numerous teams as we draw closer to Spring Training, yet Damon remains unsigned less than 6 weeks prior to the start of the 2012 MLB Season. In 150 games for Tampa last season, Damon hit .261 with 16 home runs and 73 RBI. He also...

Rays' Starting Nine: Upton, rivals, expectations

Part of a series looking ahead to Tampa Bay Rays spring training. 

Tampa Bay Rays: David Price milks time spent with model during commercial shoot; Wade Davis has scary encounter with bears

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Starting Nine: C, SS, and rotation

The Tampa Bay Rays begin spring training Monday when pitchers and catchers report to the Charlotte Sports Park.

Johnny Damon Can Take His Whining and Lying to Another Town

Johnny Damon has been pining for the phone call, a call that hasn’t yet been made. The fact that no team, not the Rays who Damon played for last season, or the Yankees, the team which Damon WANTS to play for in 2012. This whining was put forth through Jon Heyman’s recent piece on   This piece came two weeks after another “Damon is best for the Yankees” piece...

Either Wade Davis or Jeff Niemann appears likely to wind up in bullpen thanks to Tampa Bay Rays' pitching surplus

It's Davis vs. Niemann for No. 5 job, for now.

Dear Johnny Damon

Dear Johnny Damon, You’re not a Hall of Famer. You’re not particularly close – at least you shouldn’t be. One time in your entire career have you ranked in the top-10 in WAR. Once a piece, you’ve led the league in runs scored, stolen bases, and triples. You’ve received MVP voted in just four different seasons, largely because you played in big markets, and never once...

Tampa Bay Rays: David Price befriends Cash Money crew

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A’s Getting Closer To Signing Former Dodger Slugger Manny Ramirez

PHOENIX (AP)—The Oakland Athletics still have strong interest in signing slugger Manny Ramirez, who presents a low-risk investment for the rebuilding franchise. If things come together, the 39-year-old would sign a deal for slightly more than the league minimum of $480,000.  He first must serve a 50-game suspension without pay for violating baseball’s drug policy for the second...

Surprising payroll boost allows Tampa Bay Rays to upgrade without dealing assets

Thanks to a payroll boost, the club upgrades its offense without dealing its assets.

Tampa Bay Rays say little about Yankees' claim that they conceded 2010 AL East title

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