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Baseball Profcast: Cobb’s Injury Woes

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Tampa Bay Rays 2015 Preview: 3 Up and 3 Down

Desmond Jennings Injuries hindered the Tampa Bay Rays chances for the postseason in 2014. The most notable injuries were to starting pitchers Matt Moore and Alex Cobb. Cobb was struck in the head with a line drive that sidelined him for months while Moore suffered a partially torn UCL. Moore will also miss the first half of the 2015 campaign. With these two mainline starters out...
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Rays' Cobb expected to miss opener due to forearm injury

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Alex Cobb has tendinitis in his right forearm and is expected to miss his planned opening-day start against Baltimore on April 6. The Rays made the announcement Wednesday, a day after the 27-year-old right-hander was removed after throwing three perfect innings in a 5-3 win over Philadelphia. Cobb had an MRI after the game. Cobb felt tightness...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Quick Hits: Rays' Cobb diagnosed with tendinitis

Admit it: When you heard that Rays' ace Alex Cobb left his Tuesday start with forearm tightness, you thought, "OMG another Tommy John surgery!" Because that's what we do now every time we hear about a pitcher with an forearm or elbow issue. Fortunately, Cobb's news doesn't sound so bad. The Tampa Bay Times reports that Cobb has been diagnosed with tendinitis, which seems likely to...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb leaves with forearm injury; Rays beat Phillies 5-3

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) Alex Cobb was removed for precautionary reasons because of right forearm tightness after tossing three perfect innings in Tampa Bay's 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday. Cobb said the injury isn't serious. The right-hander is expected to be the Rays' opening day starter. Logan Forsythe hit a pair of opposite-field solo homers, and Mikie Mahtook...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays’ Alex Cobb Removed From Start With Forearm Tightness

After three perfect innings against the Phillies on Tuesday afternoon, Rays’ starter Alex Cobb was removed from the game due to tightness in his forearm. It’s being called a precautionary decision, and Cobb will be re-evaluated tomorrow. Cobb was scheduled to throw north of 60 pitches in this mid-spring contest, but he opted to play it safe and come out after feeling intensified...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Righter-hander Alex Cobb named Rays opening day starter

  The Tampa Bay Rays have selected right-hander Alex Cobb as their opening day starting pitcher. Manager Kevin Cash made the announcement Wednesday. Cobb was 10-9 with 2.87 ERA in 27 starts last season and ascended to the top of Tampa Bay's rotation when David Price was traded last summer. Price was the opening day starter three of the past four years. Cobb will take the ball at...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Player Profile #78: Alex Cobb | SP | TB

Reserve your FREE copy of Baseball Professor’s 2015 Draft Guide, complete with our list of the Top 100 Dynasty League Prospects. 10,000 words of prospect coverage available on February 17! In three MLB seasons, Alex Cobb hasn’t topped 166.1 IP or 149 K in a single year. Last season was probably his best fantasy season, yet he still ranked 37th among starting pitchers...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Cobb strikes out 9 in rehab start for Rays, could return next week

Alex Cobb threw five innings in a rehab start Saturday for High-A Charlotte, and he could return to the Tampa Bay Rays' rotation next week. The right-hander, who was placed on the disabled list with a left oblique strain April 13, allowed no runs, three hits and struck out nine against the Clearwater Threshers, a Philadelphia Phillies affiliate, in the appearance at Charlotte Sports...
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May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rays P Alex Cobb uses dolphin to propose to girlfriend

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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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