Rays notes: DeJesus looks to provide offensive spark in September

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- David DeJesus' wait is over, and he's eager to make the most of September in his return. "There's nothing different," DeJesus said of his goals for the upcoming weeks. "It's just trying to be at peace with the lineup that helps the team win." DeJesus, who missed 64 games because of a left hand fracture before he was activated...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: David DeJesus to be activated Monday

The Tampa Bay Rays veteran outfielder David DeJesus will be activated on Monday, accord to a tweet from the Rays this morning.  The Rays, who are currently in third place in the American League East, hope that DeJesus will provide needed offense in their lineup during the last month of the regular season.Also tomorrow, OF @David_DeJesus3 will be activated from the DL.— Tampa...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays to active DeJesus from DL, call up three others with active rosters expanding Monday

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays announced Sunday that outfielder David DeJesus will be activated from the disabled list Monday. In addition, catcher Curt Casali and relievers Brandon Gomes and Steven Geltz will be called up with major-league active rosters expanding to 40 players Monday. All three were on the taxi squad Sunday. DeJesus has not played for the Rays since...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: David DeJesus, Wil Myers

The Tampa Bay Rays lost to the New York Yankees on Sunday by the score of 4-2. The loss dropped the Rays to 61-63, fourth in the American League East. With 38 games in the season, there is little time to get back in the race. The eventual return of David DeJesus and Wil Myers could provide the offensive spark the Rays need. Myers is improving in his rehab, while DeJesus took a...
Via MLB Injury News
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays notes: David DeJesus prepared to begin rehab assignment

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- It's spring in August for David DeJesus. After a prolonged rehab process for a fractured left hand, the Tampa Bay Rays outfielder sees hope ahead for a return. "This is what we do," DeJesus said Friday before the Rays opened a three-game series against the New York Yankees. "We're baseball players. So it's almost like coming back...
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August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: David DeJesus placed on DL, Brandon Guyer recalled

Veteran outfielder David DeJesus has been placed on the disabled list with a broken hand, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. The Tampa Bay Rays activated Brandon Guyer from the DL to take his place on the roster. DeJesus told Topkin that he knew something was seriously wrong as soon as the injury occurred during his last at-bat on Wednesday:"I was walking back...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays place outfielder David DeJesus on DL with broken hand

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays have placed outfielder David DeJesus on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand. The Rays also activated outfielder Brandon Guyer, who had been sidelined by a broken left thumb, from the 15-day DL in moves made before Thursday night's game against Houston. DeJesus was hurt on a check-swing in Wednesday's game against...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

David DeJesus Rides a Toy Horse Through Tampa Bay Rays Dugout

Athletes do all sorts of things to get themselves mentally prepared to play. Sometimes they need to do something in order to stay in the zone. When it comes to celebrations--well, they do all sorts of things for those as well.As for why David Dejesus was riding a toy horse through the Rays dugout--I don't know.via Cut4It must be a thing for the guys. When Ben Zobrist hit a solo...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: David DeJesus rides toy horse in Rays dugout

Your browser does not support iframes.Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter David DeJesus galloped through the dugout on a toy horse after scoring a run in the first inning of Thursday's game against Miami. DeJesus seemed to enjoy himself, and there's nothing wrong with having a little fun. However, it is a little unusual to see a toy horse in a major league dugout. That'...
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June 05, 2014  |  Discuss

My Elbow For Yordano

I put a poster of David DeJesus up on my bedroom wall. Cougs said to me, "Grey, why do we have a picture of David DeJesus on our bedroom wall?" She was right. It was silly to put DeJesus up on my wall. So I cut out his face, cut out his lips, cut out his eyes and taped it around her face with masking tape, so she could see and talk to me through DeJesus. Then I asked...
Via Razzball
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays at Mariners game preview

TV: Sun Sports Time: Pregame coverage begins at 3 p.m. Manager Joe Maddon wants the Tampa Bay Rays to stink. He also wants them to string some wins together, and David DeJesus is surely doing his part. While Maddon is turning to nostalgia to kick-start the Rays, DeJesus looks to continue his tear and lead them to back-to-back wins in the finale of this three-game series with the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

David DeJesus thoroughly enjoys ice cream bar during game

David DeJesus thoroughly enjoys treat while Rays, Yankees battle
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May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

David DeJesus Thoroughly Enjoys Ice Cream Bar While Rays, Yankees Battle In Extra Innings (Video)

Tampa Bay Rays outfielder David DeJesus simply couldn’t wait for his postgame treat Friday night. With the New York Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays locked in a 5-5 tie during the 14th inning, DeJesus needed a tasty treat to keep his stamina up, so he busted out an ice cream bar in the dugout. Based on his reaction, the cold snack was just what the doctor ordered as DeJesus did not hide...
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May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

David DeJesus Eats Ice Cream In Dugout, Mid-Game

Nothing quite like a 14th inning ice cream break, right David DeJesus? ice cream time! pic.twitter.com/Xz2ue8Idlk — Jayson Werth's Beard (@JWerthsBeard) May 3, 2014 Who says baseball is not an intense sport? The post David DeJesus Eats Ice Cream In Dugout, Mid-Game appeared first on Standing O Sports and was written by Aj Henneberger.
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May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: David DeJesus munches on ice cream in dugout

There was a lot of baseball played in New York last night.In fact, the game between the Rays and Yankees went well into the evening as both teams duked it out in a 14-inning affair. All told, the game last nearly six hours before Tampa Bay finally prevailed, 10-5, over the host.Playing in such long contests undoubtedly causes immense hunger and boredom. This is probably what led...
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May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

David DeJesus has two RBIs as Rays edge Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) -- David DeJesus had a solo homer and drew a bases-loaded walk, and Tampa Bay's bullpen pitched 4 1-3 scoreless innings to lift the Rays to a 2-1 win over the Boston Red Sox on Thursday in the opener of a day-night doubleheader. The win snapped Tampa Bay's three-game losing streak and was just its second victory in nine road games. Jonny Gomes had an RBI single...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays' David DeJesus will DH more while recovering from sore shoulder

The Tampa Bay Rays lost the final game of a weekend series against the Chicago White Sox by the score of 9-2. The loss dropped the Rays to 11-14, last in the American League East. The Rays had only seven hits, two from Ben Zobrist, who scored a run. David DeJesus went 1-for-2 with two walks and scored the other run. DeJesus has been battling a sore shoulder for a week and...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: David DeJesus returns to Rays lineup

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- David DeJesus' absence was short-lived with his return to the Tampa Bay Rays' lineup Thursday. The left fielder, who had missed the past two games with a sore right foot, was listed as the Rays' designated hitter for the finale of their four-game series against the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field. Initially, he was slotted to play left field...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

WAG Watch: 30 Hottest Instagram Of David DeJesus’ Beautiful Wife Kim

Tampa Bay Rays outfielder David DeJesus is quite the lucky man because he is married to model/actress Kim DeJesus. You may have seen the lovely Kim as a contestant in the Amazing Race. Besides being beautiful she also has a good heart. Kim co-founded the David DeJesus Family Foundation to benefit families in crisis. Enjoy this spectacular gallery of one of the greatest MLB WAGs....
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: David DeJesus ' foot sore, but no DL stint is expected

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Joe Maddon chose to be cautious with David DeJesus, but it appears the left fielder will avoid the disabled list. DeJesus was missing from the lineup Tuesday when the Tampa Bay Rays hosted the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field, a day after he left the Rays' 9-2 victory in the eighth inning when a pitch by Toronto right-hander Jeremy Jeffress struck...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays' David DeJesus (foot) leaves game; X-rays negative

Tampa Bay Rays' outfielder David DeJesus left Monday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays in the 8th inning after being hit by a pitch thrown by reliever Jeremy Jeffress. According to Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times,#Rays DeJesus, who left w foot contusion, says he's not too worried. Will see how he feels tomm. X-rays negative— Joe Smith (@TBTimes_JSmith) March 31...
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April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays scratch Ben Zobrist and David DeJesus due to injury

The Tampa Bay Rays won 92 games last year and made it to the ALDS before losing in four games.  After a positive season, the Rays are looking to build upon that. In order to do so, they need production out of their lineup that was 11th in the Major Leagues in runs scored and 12th in batting average, relatively in the middle of the pack. Two of the players the Rays are counting on...
Via MLB Injury News
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

How David DeJesus Gained a Platoon Split

From David DeJesus‘ 2003 debut through his 2010 season, the versatile outfielder hit 90 wRC+ (1175 PA) against left-handed pitchers. Since then, DeJesus has mustered a lulzwut 29 wRC+ (327 PA) against lefties. Despite his one-sided floundering in the past three seasons, DeJesus managed to procure a three-year contract extension from the Rays. Because we’re smart, you and I, the...
Via Fangraphs
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Kim DeJesus wants a new puppy now that David DeJesus signed a contract with the Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays picked up outfielder David DeJesus‘ option for 2014 earlier this week, then did him one better by signing the 33-year-old to a two-year deal worth $10.5 million. Understandably, this made his wife Kim DeJesus very happy. For those of you who are unfamiliar with her, Kim is one of our favorite […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

David DeJesus re-signs with Rays, possibly dooming Matt Joyce

David DeJesus re-signed with the Tampa Bay Rays earlier this week for two years and $10.5 million. DeJesus will make $4.25 million in 2014, $5 million in 2015, and the Rays have an option on DeJesus for 2016 at $5 million with a $1 million buyout. He also got a $250,000 signing bonus in the contract. The deal is similar to the one DeJesus signed prior to the 2011 season with the...
Via The Outside Corner
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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