Monday Apr 7
Local NEWS 8
Escobar set to stay in Tampa Bay
Shortstop Yunel Escobar made it clear to the Tampa Bay Rays that he wanted to be part of their long-term future when he "commandeered" Andrew Friedman, as the executive vice president put it, during spring training.
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Sun Apr 06, 2014
Major League Baseball
Darvish to debut against Rays at Tropicana Field
Yu Darvish makes his first start of the 2014 season when he pitches for the Rangers against the Rays on Sunday at Tropicana Field.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Tampa Bay Online
Rays Notes: Extension keeps Escobar at home
It didn't take long once SS Yunel Escobar arrived in Tampa Bay before last season to realize he had found a home, and that's why he told executive vice president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman that he would like to remain a Ray past the end of his contract.
SS Escobar and the Rays agree on two-year extension
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Shortstop Yunel Escobar and the Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a two-year contract extension covering 2015 and 2016 worth a guaranteed $13 million.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Rays vs. Jays, game 4 recap: Eight more years
You may have been wondering how Chris Archer would react to pitching with his first major league contract.
Yunel Escobar Extension About to Happen
Earlier today, the Tampa Bay Rays agreed to an extension with right-hander Chris Archer .
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Tampa Bay Online
Rays lose to Blue Jays again
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon tempered the high expectations surrounding his team on Opening Day by saying the Rays would hit some road bumps, have a losing streak or two during their quest for October.
Hutchison steers Jays back on track for victory
Judging from their churlish tone in social media circles, a vocal segment of fans jumped to some alarming conclusions about the Toronto Blue Jays after the season's first game.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Rays' Maddon passes up chance to use new replay system
Rays manager Joe Maddon didn't attempt his first challenge under the new instant replay system in Monday's opener, but he came close.
Game #1 Preview: Blue Jays @ Rays
The season finally begins this afternoon as the Blue Jays travel back down to Florida to take on the Tampa Bay Rays at 4:00pm EST.
Toronto Blue Jays series preview
The Tampa Bay Rays will open up the season today by hosting the Toronto Blue Jays in a four game series.