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Reds Mesoraco, a shining star for ‘14

Devin Mesoraco Cincinnati Reds – Photo Credit – Keith Allison In 2007, the Cincinnati Reds drafted a high school catcher from Punxsutawney Pennsylvania. With the 15th pick in the amateur draft, Devin Mesoraco is proving his value. After seeing the Reds send Ryan Hanigan to the Tampa Bay Rays, Devin was given the starting catching position for the Reds. After learning and sharing...
Via Hot Stove MLB
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Karns, Ryan Hanigan lead Rays to shutout win over Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) -- Nathan Karns got his first major league win in his Tampa Bay debut, Ryan Hanigan homered for the first time in almost three months and the Rays beat the Blue Jays 1-0 Friday night to stop Toronto's four-game winning streak. Karns (1-0) allowed two hits in seven innings, struck out a career-high eight and walked two. It was the fourth big league appearance for...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Karns' 1st big league win leads Rays over Jays 1-0

TORONTO (AP) Nathan Karns got his first major league win in his Tampa Bay debut, Ryan Hanigan homered for the first time in almost three months and the Rays beat the Blue Jays 1-0 Friday night to stop Toronto's four-game winning streak. Karns (1-0) allowed two hits in seven innings, struck out a career-high eight and walked two. It was the fourth big league appearance for the...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Nathan Karns, Ryan Hanigan lead Rays to shutout win over Blue Jays

TORONTO (AP) -- Nathan Karns got his first major league win in his Tampa Bay debut, Ryan Hanigan homered for the first time in almost three months and the Rays beat the Blue Jays 1-0 Friday night to stop Toronto's four-game winning streak. Karns (1-0) allowed two hits in seven innings, struck out a career-high eight and walked two. It was the fourth big league appearance for...
Via Fox Sports Florida
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays top Yanks 4-3 as Hanigan blocks Drew at plate

NEW YORK (AP) Left fielder Matt Joyce threw out Stephen Drew in the fifth inning when catcher Ryan Hanigan blocked the sliding runner, and the Tampa Bay Rays held on to beat the fading New York Yankees 4-3 Tuesday night. Hours after Major League Baseball gave teams and umpires new guidelines on what catchers can do under this year's experimental rule designed to avoid collisions...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Joyce's RBI single in 10th lifts Rays past Red Sox

ST. PETERBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Joyce had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to help the Tampa Bay Rays salvage a split of a four-game series by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Monday. Ryan Hanigan opened the 10th with a double off Burke Badenhop (0-3), which withstood a replay review. Kevin Kiermaier was intentionally walked before Ben Zobrist had a sacrifice bunt...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Orioles’ Adam Jones guns out another Tampa Bay baserunner

Adam Jones is saving runs night after night. Last night, Jones received a lot of attention for his superb double play. In case anyone missed his highlight, the O’s center fielder showcased his arm again tonight. After Desmond Jennings singled up the middle, Jones fired a strike to home plate to catch the Rays’ Ryan Hanigan. Adam Jones is a three-time gold glove winner, and is...
Via DC Sports-Kings
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan, David DeJesus

The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays on Sunday by the score of 2-1. The win moved the Rays to within two games of .500 at 64-66. Although 10 games out in the division, the Rays could still make a push in the last 32 games of the season to finish above .500. Two players who could help are Ryan Hanigan and David DeJesus, both rehabbing at Class A Charlotte. #450301720...
Via Sports Injury Alert
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan, Wil Myers

The Tampa Bay Rays have halted catcher Ryan Hanigan's Minor League rehab assignment after he played just one game as a designated hitter for Class-A Charlotte. Hanigan will sit out for another week before trying to resume his rehab assignment. Meanwhile, outfielder Wil Myers will work out with Rays Minor League affiliates this week and possibly begin his own assignment by August...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan aiming for Friday return

Tampa Bay Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan is doing better and eyeing rehab games this week. He would like to rejoin the Rays on Friday after fully recovering from a oblique injury as reported by Marc Topkin.#Rays Hanigan (oblique) doing better, eyeing rehab games this week with @StoneCrabs, rejoin #Rays Friday— Marc Topkin (@TBTimes_Rays) July 29, 2014#452283158 / gettyimages.comHanigan...
Via MLB Injury News
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan heading to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays enter the second half of the season tomorrow against the Minnesota Twins with a record of 44-53, fourth in the American League East. To have any chance to make a run a wild card, the Rays will need good health and more production throughout the roster. But they'll begin the second half without the services of Ryan Hanigan, who is heading to the disabled list...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays place catcher Ryan Hanigan on 15-day disabled list

The Tampa Bay Rays placed catcher Ryan Hanigan on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain Thursday, a move that's retroactive to July 9. A corresponding transaction will come later. Hanigan, 33, has hit .212 with four home runs and 27 RBI this season. On June 11, he was activated after being placed on the disabled list May 28 (retroactive to May 27) with a right hamstring...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays place Hanigan on DL, call up Casali

The Tampa Bay Rays placed catcher Ryan Hanigan on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain Thursday, a move that's retroactive to July 9. They also selected the contract of catcher Curt Casali from Triple-A Durham. In addition, outfielder Wil Myers (wrist) was moved from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Myers is eligible to come off the disabled...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan, Desmond Jennings

When the Tampa Bay Rays return to the field on Friday, two of their starters will be returning to the lineup as well.  Matt Baker of The Tampa Bay Times is reporting that both Desmond Jennings and Ryan Hanigan are expected to return from their recent injuries.  Baker reported that Jennings was injured by fouling a ball off of his knee on Friday and Hanigan was scratched after...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays fend off Orioles rally, win 5-4

From where he stood near second base, Logan Forsythe saw catcher Ryan Hanigan signal for a curveball. “Huh,” Forsythe thought. “Let’s see how this works.” On the mound was Jake McGee, who was in his second inning of pumping high-octane fastballs toward Orioles hitters. At bat was Manny Machado, whose two-run homer in the eighth started a furious Baltimore rally and who...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan scratched with neck stiffness

The Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday by the score of 6-5. The loss dropped the Rays to 31-48, thirteen games behind the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East. Logan Forsythe had three hits and four other players had two hits for the Rays in the losing effort. One of those players was catcher Jose Molina, who was starting for Ryan Hanigan, who has...
Via MLB Injury News
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays notes: Ryan Hanigan eager to be back on field for Tampa Bay

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- His wait was long enough for him, so call Ryan Hanigan eager to appear in the Tampa Bay Rays' lineup once more. The catcher was activated from the 15-day disabled list Wednesday and batted ninth against St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Michael Wacha at Tropicana Field in the finale of an eight-game homestand. The return was welcomed for Hanigan, who had...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays notes: Hanigan to catch Hellickson in rehab game, hopeful to return soon

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Catcher Ryan Hanigan knows there's healing left to go, but he's optimistic that his return to the Tampa Bay Rays' lineup could come next Wednesday. "I feel good, man," he said Friday. "I can do everything. I'm ready to get back on, you know?" Hanigan, placed on the disabled list May 28 (retroactive to May 27) with a strained...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan placed on DL

As reported on Monday by SportsInjuryAlert, Tampa Bay Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan was removed from the game with a sore right hamstring, a continuing issue. The Rays placed him on the 15-day DL (retroactive to May 27) and called up outfielder Kevin Kiermaier from Triple-A Durham to take Hanigan's roster spot, reports Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times. Kiermaier appeared in...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays place catcher Ryan Hanigan on DL with sore right hamstring

Ryan Hanigan's sore right hamstring will receive time to rest. The Tampa Bay Rays placed the catcher on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday, after the strained hamstring gave him trouble in recent days. He first suffered the injury May 16 in a victory over the Los Angeles Angels at Angel Stadium, and he aggravated it Monday in a loss to the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre....
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan exits with hamstring soreness

As reported by Kerry Kauffman of SportsInjuryAlert on Saturday, Tampa Bay Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan has not completely recovered from a right hamstring strain and is alternating with 39-year-old Jose Molina behind the plate. In Monday's 10-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays, Hanigan was removed as a precaution in the sixth inning, according to Jamie Ross of MLB.com. Manager...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays Injury Update: Ryan Hanigan not back to full health

The Tampa Bay Rays won the first of a weekend series against the Boston Red Sox by the score of 1-0. The win improved the Rays to 21-28, fourth in the American League East. The only run of the game came on a Cole Figueroa pinch hit double. Chris Archer struck out 11, but was not involved in the decision. On the injury front, catcher Ryan Hanigan, who started and went 0-for-3...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan won't have to go on DL

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays received good news regarding a health concern Tuesday: Catcher Ryan Hanigan will avoid the disabled list. Hanigan, who left a victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday at Angel Stadium early because of right hamstring soreness, worked out with head athletic trainer Ron Porterfield before the Rays began a three-game series against the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ryan Hanigan injured, leaving Rays catching thin

The Rays are a bit thin behind the plate. C Ryan Hanigan left Friday's game and may be sidelined until at least Tuesday due to a sore and tender right hamstring that may be pulled. Hanigan is holding out hope it was just a cramp or a mild strain. Manager Joe Maddon said before Saturday's game that head athletic trainer Ron Porterfield was still deciding on a diagnosis....
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Rays' Ryan Hanigan left last night's game with hamstring issues

The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Los Angeles Angels last night by the score of 3-0. Yunel Escobar had three hits, including a home run, for the Rays. The win improved the Rays to 19-24 on the season. Catcher Ryan Hanigan left the game after going 0-for-2 due to a right hamstring injury and was replaced by Jose Molina. #488820451 / gettyimages.comTodd Kalas, broadcaster for the...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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