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  1. John Jaso surprises with talent in outfieldRead the original story

    1 hr ago | DRays Bay

    ... that by referring to Jaso as a "third catcher" for the roster, taking on the emergency role from the traded Sean Rodriguez. Jaso had played some first base in the past, so that was a possibility for getting him in the field, but through a matter of ...


  2. RCG Mailbag: Will the Rays Regret Trading Sean Rodriguez?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 28, 2014; Cleveland, OH, USA; Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Sean Rodriguez rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports Welcome back to the RCG Mailbag, where we take some of those burning Tampa Bay Rays questions on your mind and attempt to give you some answers.


  3. Francisco: Rays presented best opportunity for me to playRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... chance to play." Last year, the Rays had only five players hit at least 10 home runs, and two of them -- Sean Rodriguez (12) and Ben Zobrist (10) -- are no longer with the team. It's unclear how or where Francisco would fit on the Rays' big league ...


  4. Rob Manfred Suggests 154-Game Schedule. Wait, What?Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... James Loney and Evan Longoria -- played in 150 or more games and Maddon used two players ( Logan Forsythe and Sean Rodriguez ) at five or more positions. There are many other ways to deal with the fatigue issue. Perhaps eventually, MLB will allow ...


  5. Analysis: Which Rays departures will hurt the most?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... American League Rookies of the Year, Wil Myers and Jeremy Hellickson. Two of their top 2014 home-run hitters, Sean Rodriguez and Zobrist. Five starting position players and a key reliever. With Monday's first workout for pitchers and catchers ...


  6. Season of renewal brings optimism to RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... staff engineered nine trades and signed two free agents. Gone are Ben Zobrist, Matt Joyce, Jeremy Hellickson, Sean Rodriguez, Joel Peralta, Wil Myers, Cesar Ramos, Yunel Escobar, Jose Molina and Ryan Hanigan. Six of the players gained in trades - ...


  7. Jones: Are Rays reloaded or destined to retreat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... leader Ben Zobrist was a part of the steady parade of veterans - including Wil Myers, Matt Joyce, Sean Rodriguez, Yunel Escobar and Joel Peralta - who were shipped out of town. Top-notch reliever Jake McGree joined top-notch starter Matt Moore on ...


  8. It's almost time for new look at RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... Matt Joyce and releasing catcher Jose Molina. Most were understandable, such as trading utility fielder Sean Rodriguez and sending reliever Joel Peralta to the Dodgers to open a spot on the 40-man roster. Even trading utility fielder Ben Zobrist to ...


  9. Five burning questions facing the Red Sox heading into spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 |

    ... him. That meant left field-- a position he has never played in his 10-year contract. Former Tampa Bay Ray Sean Rodriguez is Exhibit A that it is not easy to convert from the infield to play left field at Fenway. Dustin Pedroia has seen his power ...


  10. The Rays Tank: Kevin Cash, Rays invest in Little LeaguersRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | DRays Bay

    ... the strike zone . Also, at Beyond the Box Score, Brian Cole takes a look at bat speed . And look, there's a Sean Rodriguez sighting, as one of the fastest bats in baseball (maybe not surprising , but still surprising)! The other day, Ian threw out ...


  11. Jake Elmore's Versatility Will Stand Out for RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Rayhawk Review

    ... in Arlington. The Rangers won 16-5. Mandatory Credit: Jim Cowsert-USA TODAY Sports Now that Ben Zobrist and Sean Rodriguez are gone, the Tampa Bay Rays lacking in the versatility department. Nick Franklin and Logan Forsythe are the only players on ...


  12. Making the Case for Brett Cecil as CloserRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Bluebird Banter

    ... with runners on the corners and no outs, then the bases loaded with one out, he struck out Logan Forsythe and Sean Rodriguez to escape the inning. The Blue Jays would go on to win when Colby Rasmus hit a pinch-hit home run in the top of the tenth. ...


  13. Is the Tampa Bay Rays' Shortstop Situation Really So Bleak?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Rayhawk Review

    ... options become available. (Absent a great fit, another option could be seeing if the Pirates would trade back Sean Rodriguez , who brings positional versatility and right-handed power.) I am not going to argue that the Rays could probably use ...


  14. As spring training nears, Rays hope to tweak rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... options become available. (Absent a great fit, another option could be seeing if the Pirates would trade back Sean Rodriguez , who brings positional versatility and right-handed power.) They may seek a more experienced catcher to back up newcomer ...


  15. Inbox: Will Rays maintain high level of defense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... the complete lack of, continues to be an offensive issue. With the trade of Matt Joyce , Ben Zobrist and Sean Rodriguez , and their minimal double-digit home runs, there is no protection for Longoria in the lineup. He is almost forced to go out of ...


  16. Only 1 Surprise Signing for Rays - Colby Rasmus Joins AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Rayhawk Review

    Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays centre fielder Colby Rasmus stretches to make first base with Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Sean Rodriguez watching after bunting the ball in the tenth inning at Rogers Centre. Blue Jays won 5-4 in tenth innings.


  17. Inbox: Beckham a sleeper for Rays in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Tampa Bay Devil Rays

    ... to me like they're going back to the Stone Ages. What are they thinking? Jeremy Hellickson , Matt Joyce , Sean Rodriguez , Joel Peralta , Wil Myers and now Ben Zobrist . How are we supposed to support a team that doesn't seem to care? -- Jeff S., ...


  18. Rays Roster Roundup: 7 trades, 27 players... so farRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2015 | DRays Bay

    ... release, Rivera, 31, may become a backup catcher sooner rather than later. Following the signing of Frieri, Sean Rodriguez was designated for assignment and subsequently traded for a PTBNL (Buddy Borden) to the Pirates. Another former Angels relief ...


  19. Pirates avoid arbitration with 9, including HarrisonRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | KAVU

    The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to terms with nine players on contracts for the 2015 season, including All-Star Josh Harrison. The Pirates also avoided arbitration by coming to terms with catchers Chris Stewart and Francisco Cervelli, outfielder Travis Snider, infielder Sean Rodriguez and relievers Tony Watson, Mark Melancon, Jared Hughes and Antonio Bastardo.


  20. Pirates notebook: Charlie Morton takes first steps backRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 |

    ... pushing the projected opening-day, 40-man roster payroll to near $95 million. Neil Walker, Antonio Bastardo, Sean Rodriguez, Francisco Cervelli, Mark Melancon, Travis Snider, Chris Stewart, Pedro Alvarez, Tony Watson, Josh Harrison, Jared Hughes and ...