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  1. Grantland: The Top Prospect Progress Poll.Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | BTF's Baseball Primer

    Jake Odorizzi, RHP, Rays: Even in a lost season for Wil Myers, the Rays have gotten significant value from the James Shields trade thanks to Odorizzi's performance, which one scout termed a "huge breakthrough."

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  2. Price returns to the Trop, starts today against RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    ... returned with the Angels in 2010 and allowed three runs on seven hits in five innings of the Rays 3-2 win. James Shields won his first start at the Trop two years after his trade to Kansas City. He held the Rays to two runs over seven innings in an ...

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  3. Saying goodbye to elite part of being a Rays fanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Rays. Price became the fourth top-end pitcher the Rays dealt since 2009, joining Scott Kazmir, Matt Garza and James Shields as a trade target when his projected salary ballooned to heights the team deemed too expensive. The club says that's just how ...

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  4. Oakland Athletics Week 20 ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Athletics Nation

    ... losses, they scored a total of 13 runs. Granted, that came against a lot of good pitchers -- Yordano Ventura, James Shields, Julio Teheran, Alex Wood, and the Royals' dominant bullpen (plus Craig Kimbrel of Atlanta). But at some point you have to ...

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  5. Victoria HarbourCats coach has Maple Ridge rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

    ... in his five seasons as a pro player, catching current Major League Baseball (MLB) players Jason Hammel and James Shields along the way. "I will demand hustle and effort. Those are things every player can control," said the 36-year-old former ...

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  6. Game 124 Preview: Tigers at RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bless You Boys

    ... right-hander Jake Odorizzi. Jake Odorizzi was one of the players that the Rays acquired when they shipped James Shields off to Kansas City. It was not the first time that Odorizzi had been part of a blockbuster deal, though. He was also a part of ...

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  7. MLB roundup: Surging Braves hammer PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NorthJersey.com

    ... Denver) - Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help streaking Kansas City beat Colorado. James Shields pitched six solid innings to get the win for the Royals, who have now won 21 of 26 after getting to Colorado rookie Tyler ...

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  8. Royals Links: James Shields, September Call-Ups, Gordon for MVP, & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... some links from the last few days. - On FOX Sports' Just A Bit Outside blog, Gabe Kapler has a great piece on James Shields , who is entering free agency this winter as probably the third best starter on the market. As a former teammate of Shields, ...

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  9. Why the Yankees Should Not Sign Brandon McCarthyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... the Yankees will likely be targeting one of the three prime time starters in Jon Lester , Max Scherzer and James Shields . If you were betting on free agency with your buddies (It's fun! Try it!) the safe money would be on the Yankees grabbing up ...

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  10. Monday Morning Ten Pack: August 18, 2014 by BP Prospect StaffRead the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... respectable power. - Chris King , 1B, Rays (High-A Charlotte) You probably know Leonard as the last guy in the James Shields/Wil Myers trade. He wasn't a throw-in, but he certainly wasn't the focal point of the deal. Almost two years removed, it's ...

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  11. Dark Horses Who Could Shake Up Major MLB Award Races Down the StretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | BleacherReport

    ... by whoever finishes the season the hottest. So keep an eye on... as one of the other guys the Rays got in the James Shields-for-Wil Myers trade . Unless you were watching him earlier this season, that is, in which case you'll know him as a generally ...

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  12. Getty ImagesChris Archer brilliant, offense explodes as Rays rout RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... inning. He sailed from there, striking out six in a row, one shy of the team record held not by David Price or James Shields or Scott Kazmir but Andy Sonnanstine. Archer allowed his first hit to start the fifth, a double by Leonys Martin, then his ...

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  13. MLB Rumors: Latest Waiver Trade News on Alex Rios, Jon Niese and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | BleacherReport

    ... when pitching-needy teams aren't able to make a play for top free agents like Jon Lester, Max Scherzer or James Shields. One contending team that has shown a willingness to be aggressive in trades is the Detroit Tigers. Justin Verlander, who is in ...

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  14. Success in 2014 has changed Royals' cultureRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... that surrounded the Royals last year. Wil Myers had been traded to the Tampa Bay Rays for starting pitcher James Shields, and many baseball prognosticators had the Royals as their dark horse. Even with the expectations surrounding the team, a ...

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  15. Series Preview: AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Kings of Kauffman

    ... in Oakland? Swingin' A's The A's offense was quiet, aside from the one large inning against Jason Vargas . James Shields is a great pitcher, and he really came after the A's struggling offense last Sunday. The Royals are a hot team, and they played ...

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  16. Excitement, Uncertainty Surround Wil Myers Once Again at Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Rayhawk Review

    ... our faith in Myers is not as strong as it once was. We have to ask whether the centerpiece of the James Shields tradewhich was once infamous for the Kansas City Royals, but is now debatablewill become that player we all thought he would be for the ...

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  17. Early Regrets from the 2014 MLB Trade DeadlineRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | BleacherReport

    ... a potential franchise player back in exchange for him. The Rays did just that when they flipped Wade Davis and James Shields to Kansas City before the 2013 season, landing a four-player

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  18. Joe Maddon's advice for Javy Baez: Play to your strengthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... drafting. Tampa Bay has gotten good trade value in the last decade from quality players such as Aubrey Huff, James Shields and, more recently, David Price. The Rays also have traded for and drafted a slew of young talent to develop - players who ...

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  19. Cubs vs. Rays Preview, Saturday 8/9, 3:05 CTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... 16-for-74 (.216) against Jackson with one home run ( Evan Longoria ). Jake Odorizzi came to the Rays in the James Shields / Wil Myers deal. He is having a decent, not great, season in his first full year in the big leagues at age 24. He's faced only ...

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  20. Wil Myers to begin rehab assignment with Durham Bulls SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Carolina Beaches

    ... was traded to the Rays with RHP Jake Odorizzi, LHP Mike Montgomery and INF Patrick Leonard in exchange for RHP James Shields, RHP Wade Davis and INF Elliot Johnson in December of 2012. The Bulls continue their series against the Buffalo Bisons ...

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