The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


ALEX COBB RUMORS & GOSSIP

Baseball Profcast: Cobb’s Injury Woes

Give the Baseball Professor Profcast a review on iTunes to receive your 25% Discount Coupon for our 2015 Draft Pack! Just follow the steps below: Step 1: Review the Profcast on iTunes (we like the number 5).Step 2. Email your iTunes username to contact@baseballprof.com.Step 3. Wait for us to respond (usually instantly) with your discount coupon.Step 4. Enjoy the Draft Pack and...
Via Baseball Professor
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via isportsweb.com
9 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via AP on Fox
10 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...
Via Fox Sports
10 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...
Via AP on Fox
10 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...
Via Baseball Essential
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Rays Righty Rescues Pooch

For the first time in seven years, the Tampa Bay Rays Opening Day starter will not be named David Price of James Shields. Also, with Alex Cobb getting the nod, it also makes this the thirteenth straight year the guy taking the bump for the team’s opener is 30 years old or younger. In case you were wondering, Tanyon Sturtze was 31 when he took the mound on Opening Day 2002…but...
Via Hall of Very Good
20 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...
Via AP on Fox
23 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...
Via Baseball Professor
February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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

Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Rays News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

WATCH: 2 Chainz beats Nique in HORSE

Elite Eight preview and predictions: Notre Dame vs. Kentucky

Elite Eight preview and predictions: Arizona vs. Wisconsin

NFL owners chose cost over game integrity

Be careful how loudly you cheer on Mo'ne Davis' olive branch

James Harden and the collective consciousness

Hottest coaching seats in NBA

Under-the-radar NL MVP candidates

Notre Dame’s coach makes first Elite Eight

The last Expo standing

Five under-the-radar AL MVP candidates

Michigan sent recruit's GF a letter

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.