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Smyly turns his start to keep Rays in game

Drew Smyly finished strong after a tough beginning on Friday night. Unfortunately for the Rays, the left-hander's good work went for naught in a 5-4 loss to the Astros at Minute Maid Park.
2 days ago

Strong of late, Smyly gets the call vs. Texas

From mid-May to late July, Drew Smyly went 11 starts and nearly 2 1/2 months without a win. His season, though, has gotten on track. The left-hander has posted three wins in his last four starts, and he'll hope to post another when the Rays take on the Rangers in the series finale on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
8 days ago

Smyly solid over 7 innings, Rays beat Padres 8-2

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Drew Smyly allowed just a solo homer over seven innings of one-hit ball, Logan Forsythe and Kevin Kiermaier each homered and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the San Diego Padres 8-2 on Monday night. Alexei Ramirez hit his fifth homer and Derek Norris walked twice, and those were the only baserunners against Smyly (5-11). The left-hander struck out four during...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Smyly pitches 6 innings for win, Rays beat Blue Jays 9-2

TORONTO (AP) Drew Smyly pitched six innings to win his second straight decision, Logan Forsythe hit a solo homer and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-2 on Tuesday night. Evan Longoria reached base four times, scored twice and drove in three runs for the Rays. Forsythe had three hits, two RBIs and scored twice as the Rays roughed up Toronto's bullpen, scoring six...
Via Associated Press
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Rangers targeting Rays' starting pitchers in trade

The Texas Rangers need starting pitching, and they’re eyeing the Tampa Bay Rays as a possible trade partner. Matt Moore is a name high on Texas’s list, but Jake Odorizzi and Drew Smyly are also reportedly on the Rangers' radar. #Rangers engaged in ongoing trade talks with #Rays about Matt Moore, sources say. No deal imminent. Moore pitched very well Saturday. @MLB — Jon...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Detroit Tigers trade rumors: possible reunion with Drew Smyly

The Detroit Tigers capped off a solid June on Thursday with an incredible comeback victory in Tampa, finishing the month with a 17-11 record. Now it’s July and that means it’s time to be thinking about trades. The Tigers, who are desperate for pitching help both in the bullpen and the rotation, are notorious for big moves around the trade deadline but don’t have as much room...
July 01, 2016  |  Discuss

DPD: Fernández and Smyly Highlight the Afternoon

It’s a short slate on this baseball Thursday, but it’s also a pretty good one. We’ve got a little bit for everyone, with an aces matchup, an ace in isolation and a nice secondary duel. Check ’em out! José Fernández (MIA) versus Drew Smyly (TBR) 1:10 p.m. ET Fernández has been red hot over his last three starts, allowing just two earned runs total in bringing his ERA...
Via The Sports Post
May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

DPD: Stay Late for Smyly

No strong pitchers duel today, so we’ll take a look at some third-party candidates on this baseball Tuesday. Check ’em out! Aces in Isolation Masahiro Tanaka (NYY) versus Kansas City’s Kris Medlen After tossing five straight starts with two earned runs, Tanaka broke the mold and threw it away with eight shutout innings in a tough-luck 1-0 loss to the Orioles last time out...
Via The Sports Post
May 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Drew Smyly beats Rays in season's first arbitration hearing

PHOENIX -- Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Drew Smyly has won baseball's first salary arbitration case this year.The three-person panel decided Thursday in Smyly's favor.The 26-year-old lefty asked arbitrators Elizabeth Neumeier, Andrew Strongin and Phillip LaPorte for a raise from $2.65 million to $3.75 million during a hearing Wednesday. The Rays argued for $3.2 million.Smyly was 5-2 with...
Via Associated Press
February 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Drew Smyly and Tampa Bay Rays argue 1st MLB salary arbitration case of year

PHOENIX — Drew Smyly and the Tampa Bay Rays argued baseball's first salary arbitration case this year on Wednesday.The 26-year-old left-hander asked arbitrators Elizabeth Neumeier, Andrew Strongin and Phillip LaPorte for a raise from $2.65 million to $3.75 million during a hearing Wednesday. The Rays argued for $3.2 million.A decision is expected on Thursday.Smyly was 5-2 with...
Via Associated Press
February 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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